The itel A55 offers a big screen, Android 9 Pie, a fingerprint scanner, Face Unlock, and a 3000mAh battery for a modest ₦25,000 price tag. Have a look at the full specs and features.

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itel A55 Quick Specs: Android 9 Pie Go Edition smartphone features a 6-inch display, rear-mounted fingerprint scanner, 8 selfie camera, 8 MP rear dual camera, 1 GB RAM, 16 GB internal memory, and a 2900 mAh battery.

itel A55 Specs and Features

Wireless Network and Software

  • 2G mobile network bands: GSM, GPRS, EDGE 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 MHz.
  • 3G mobile network bands: UMTS, WCDMA, HSDPA 850 / 900 / 2100 MHz
  • 4G mobile network bands: No.
  • 5G mobile network bands: No.
  • SIM Type: Micro-SIM, Dual SIM
  • Software / OS: Android 9 Pie Go Edition.

Design, Form Factor, Appearance

  • Dimensions: 158.7 x 74 x 9.3 mm
  • Weight: 133g
  • Display: 6 inches, 720 x 1440 pixels, 18:9 aspect ratio, IPS LCD screen
  • Colours: Black. Gradation Green. Red.
  • Physical Build: Plastic .
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itel A55 Gradation Green colour

Internal Hardware Specs

  • Processor Type: 32-bit, 1.3 GHz Quad-core, Cortex-A7
  • Processor Name: UniSoC Spreadtrum SC7731E.
  • Graphics Processor: ‎Mali T820 MP1.
  • RAM: 1 GB
  • Internal Storage: 16 GB
  • External Storage: microSD, up to 64 GB (dedicated slot)

Photography, Video Recording

  • Rear Camera: 8 MP + 0.8 MP dual camera, LED flash, video recording
  • Front-facing Camera: 8 MP, Face Unlock, video capture

Audio, Video Playback

  • Music Support: PCM, AAC / AAC + / eAAC + / MP3 / AMR – NB / WB / APE
  • Audio: 3.5 mm audio jack
  • Loudspeaker: Mono speakers
  • Video Support: H.264/MP4/MPEG4 player
  • FM Radio: Yes.


  • Digital Compass: No.
  • Accelerometer: No.
  • Proximity Sensor: No.
  • Ambient Light Sensor: No.
  • Barometer: No.
  • Pedometer: No.
  • Heart Rate Monitor: No.
  • Gyroscope (G-Sensor): No.
  • Fingerprint Scanner: Yes; rear-mounted.
  • Face Unlock: No.
  • Iris Scanner: No.
  • Motion Sensing / Gesture Control: No.
  • Voice Control: No.
  • Intelligent Digital Assistant: No.
  • Infra-red Senor: No.

Connectivity Options

  • Bluetooth: v4.0, A2DP
  • WiFi: Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, hotspot
  • GPS: Yes, A-GPS.
  • USB: microUSB v2.0.
  • NFC: No.

Miscellaneous Specs and Features

  • Battery Type and Capacity: Lithium-Ion 2900 mAh
  • Battery Charging: 5V/1A Regular Charging
  • Reverse Charging: No.
  • Announced: July 2019
  • Market Availability: July 2019

Itel A55 Price and Availability

  • Country Availability: Nigeria. Kenya. Uganda. Ghana.
  • Price: $75. ₦25,000 in Nigeria. KSh 4,299 in Kenya. UGX 134,930 in Uganda. GH₵ 230 in Ghana.

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MobilityArena Buyer’s Guide Verdict

The itel A55 offers a big screen, Android 9 Pie, a fingerprint scanner, Face Unlock, and a 3000mAh battery for a modest ₦25,000 price tag.

Our Buyer’s Guide Verdict is recommendation that we make based on our evaluation the specs of the device. It is a general guide designed to help you understand how much value a smartphone offers for its price. It is not a stamp of quality assessment or an endorsement of the device or of the manufacturers. Be sure to ask questions and use your judgement when buying any device, as MobilityArena may not be held responsible for your buying decisions.

itel A55 Review Rating

We are yet to review the itel A55 and so do not have a review rating for it yet. This section will be updated with our review rating and a link to the review page, as soon as we have a review ready.

Disclaimer: While we take the pains to ensure accuracy, we can not guarantee that the specs and information on this page about the itel A55 are 100% correct. If you think that any information for the current phone is wrong or missing, please contact us.

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  1. itel specialises in making phones for those who couldn’t afford high-end phones. It’s the reason why they’re so popular.
    This phone’s specs are quite appealing. Especially for those looking for small, affordable smartphones.

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