Itel S17, with an HD+ display and 5,000mAh battery, launched
Itel has launched its latest S-series budget-range smartphone, the S17, in Nigeria. The handset is priced at NGN 45,000 (around Rs. 8,200) and is available in three color options. As for the key highlights, the device comes with an HD+ display, triple rear cameras, an octa-core processor, and a 5,000mAh battery. Here are more details.
The Itel S17 sports a waterdrop notch design with a narrow bottom bezel. On the rear, it has a vertically-stacked triple camera unit and a physical fingerprint reader. The handset bears a 6.6-inch IPS screen with an HD+ (720x1612 pixels) resolution and a 90% screen-to-body ratio. It is offered in Multicolor Green, Sky Blue, and Deep-Ocean Black color options.
The Itel S17 is equipped with a triple rear camera setup comprising an 8MP primary snapper, a 2MP depth lens, and a 0.3MP tertiary sensor. On the front, there is an 8MP selfie camera.
The Itel S17 is powered by an unspecified 1.3GHz quad-core processor, coupled with 1GB of RAM and 16GB of internal storage (expandable by up to 128GB). It runs on Android 11 (Go edition) with custom UI on top and packs a 5,000mAh battery which is claimed to provide up to 27 days of standby and up to 70 hours of entertainment.
The Itel S17 carries a price-tag of NGN 45,000 (around Rs. 8,200) for the solo 1GB/16GB model. It will go on sale in Nigeria via both online and offline channels. Details regarding its availability in other markets are yet to be announced.