itel has announced yet another smartphone in India, the itel Wish A41 with entry-level specifications to combat the Xiaomi Redmi 4A in India. The smartphone is priced at Rs. 5840 and comes with a dedicated hardware key – ‘Smart Key’ to perform actions such as taking screenshots, capturing pictures, etc.
Other than the Smart Key, there are several other features included in the OS such as ‘Multiple Account.’ with which you can use multiple accounts for apps such as WhatsApp, Instagram, etc. Also, there’s an SOS feature which by setting up will click images from the camera whenever there is an emergency situation and sends the pictures to the emergency contacts chosen while setting the function.
The phone comes with a 5-inch FWVGA display, which is slightly underwhelming. The handset is powered by a 1.3GHz quad-core chipset, clubbed with 1GB of RAM and 8GB of internal storage. The storage can be expanded up to 32GB via microSD card.
Speaking at the launch, Sudhir Kumar, CEO – itel Mobile India, said, “With a significant focus on the ever increasing demand for 4G phones in the smartphone industry, we have added another innovative and value-driven smartphone Wish A41. It perfectly exemplifies our long-term vision of making high-speed internet connectivity a tangible reality for all Indians. itel constantly endeavors to equip consumers with technological innovation needed to claim their ‘Right to Progress and emerge as one of the leading smartphone players in the industry. Given the success that other itel 4G smartphones have registered in the country, we are confident that Wish A41 will receive excellent market traction and create a benchmark in the industry.”
The itel Wish A41 features a 5MP camera at the rear along with a 2MP sensor at the front. The smartphone has connectivity options such as 4G LTE, VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth, GPS, and a micro USB port. This entire package is backed by a 2400mAh battery. The phone will be available in three colour options: Champagne Gold, Rose Gold, and Calx.