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Itel S16 Specs, Specifications, Features, Photos
Mobile 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: Pro 4G LTE variant only 1(2100) / 3(1800) / 5(850) / 8(900) / 38(2600) / 40(2300) / 41(2500)
- 5G mobile network bands: No.
- SIM Type: Nano-SIM, Dual SIM
- Software / OS: Android 10 (Go Edition)
Design, Form Factor, Appearance
- Dimensions: 166 x 75.9 x 8.3 mm
- Weight: g
- Display: 6.5 inches, 480 x 960 pixels, IPS LCD screen. S16 Pro and S16 Pro 4G have 6.6″ and 720 x 1600 pixels.
- Colours: Ice Crystal Blue. Gradient Green. Gradient Purple. Cosmic Shine. Dazzle Black.
- Physical Build: Plastic
Internal Hardware Specs
- Processor Type: 64-bit, 1.3 GHz Quad-core, Cortex-A7. S16 Pro 4G uses Octa-core 1.6 GHz Cortex-A55.
- Processor Name: Spreadtrum UniSoC SC7731E. S16 Pro uses UNISOC SC7731E too. S16 Pro 4G uses Spreadtrum UniSoC SC9863A – 4G LTE model.
- Graphics Processor: Mali T820 MP1 (used by S16 Pro too). S16 Pro 4G uses IMG PowerVR GE8322.
- RAM: 1 GB. S16 Pro and S16 Pro 4G have 2 GB RAM.
- Internal Storage: 16 GB. S16 Pro and Pro 4G have 32 GB storage.
- External Storage: microSD, up to 128 GB (dedicated slot)
Photography, Video Recording
- Rear Camera: 8 MP camera, LED flash, 1080p@30fps video recording. S16 Pro and Pro 4G have 13 MP triple camera.
- Front-facing Camera: 8 MP, Face Recognition, 1080p@30fps video capture
Audio, Video Playback
- Music Support: PCM, AAC / AAC + / eAAC + / MP3 / AMR – NB / WB / APE
- Audio: 3.5 mm audio jack
- Loudspeaker: Mono speaker
- Video Support: H.264/MP4/MPEG4 player
- FM Radio: Yes.
- Digital Compass: No.
- Accelerometer: Yes.
- Proximity Sensor: Yes.
- Ambient Light Sensor: No.
- Barometer: No.
- Pedometer: No.
- Heart Rate Monitor: No.
- Gyroscope (G-Sensor): No.
- Fingerprint Scanner: Yes; rear-mounted.
- Face Unlock: Yes.
- Iris Scanner: No.
- Motion Sensing / Gesture Control: No.
- Voice Control: No.
- Intelligent Digital Assistant: Yes; Google Assistant.
- Infra-red Sensor: No.
- Bluetooth: v4.2, A2DP
- WiFi: Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, hotspot
- GPS: Yes, A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS
- USB: microUSB v2.0.
- NFC: No.
Miscellaneous Specs and Features
- Battery Type and Capacity: Non-Removable Lithium-Ion 4000 mAh
- Battery Charging: 5W standard charging
- Wireless Charging: No.
- Reverse Charging: No.
- Model Version/Number: N/A.
Price and Launch Date
- Announced: September 2020
- Release Date: September 2020
- Country Availability: Nigeria. Ghana. Kenya. South Africa. Senegal. Tanzania. Cote D’Ivoire.
- itel S16 Price: Ksh. 7,799 in Kenya. ₦30,700 in Nigeria.
- S16 Pro Price: ₦35,000 in Nigeria.
- S16 Pro 4G LTE Price: ₦49,000 in Nigeria.
Questions and Answers about itel S16 series
Here are answers to some of the most commonly asked questions about itel S16 series.
Is itel S16 a 4G phone?
No; the S16 is not a 4G LTE phone, but the S16 Pro 4G variant is.
Does itel S16 have a fingerprint scanner?
Yes; all phones in the itel S16 series have a fingerprint reader.
Does itel S16 have Gorilla Glass?
No; the S16 does not have Gorilla Glass protection on its screen.
Does itel S16 have quick charging?
No; the S16 does not have quick charging technology.
Will itel S16 work in USA?
itel S16 series have limited network support across various US carriers like AT&T, Verizon, Metro PCS, Sprint, T-Mobile, Virgin Mobile, Cricket, Boost Mobile, H2O Wireless, Ting, US Cellular, Lyca Mobile, PureTalk, Consumer Cellular, Ultra Mobile, Straight Talk, Red Pocket Mobile, Jolt, Airvoice Wireless, and Google Fi. What this means that some bands are supported, while others are not. You will have to make enquiries from your carrier to know what bands/frequencies are supported on them.
What is the price of itel S16? How much does it sell for?
itel S16 costs Ksh. 7,799 in Kenya. The price in Nigeria is ₦30,700.
itel S16 Alternatives
If you want an alternative from another mobile brand, take a look at Samsung Galaxy A3 Core. It offers a smaller display, same RAM, same internal storage, plus 4G LTE.
MobilityArena Buyer’s Guide Verdict
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Phone Review Rating
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