itel has launched yet another budget friendly 4G VoLTE smartphone named itel S42. Priced at Rs. 8,499, it is a Selfie dedicated smartphone with huge front camera. Supporting dual nano sim cards, the itel S42 comes out of the box running Android 8.0 Oreo operating system. It also has a Fingerprint sensor for better security of the phone and its contents.
The phone sports a 5.65 inch HD+ IPS 2.5D Full Lamination Display offering 720 x 1440 pixels resolution, 285 ppi pixel density and 18:9 aspect ratio. itel has powered up the phone with 1.4GHz Quad-Core Snapdragon 425 Mobile Platform accompanied by Adreno 308 GPU and 3GB of RAM making it quite good in performance too. As per storage we get 16GB onboard storage memory which can be further expanded up to 128GB using microSD card.
Under camera section, it comes with 13 Megapixel primary cameras with LED Flash and a 13 Megapixel front-facing camera too having f/2.0 aperture,120-degree wide angle, 5P lens, bokeh beauty mode, PDAF, dual LED flash that lets you capture stunning selfies. As per connectivity, the phone supports 4G VoLTE along with Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.2 and GPS. The phone is backed up with 3000mAh battery.
itel S42 Specifications:
- Android 8.0 Oreo OS
- Dual SIM (nano + nano) Support
- Fingerprint sensor
- 5.65 inch HD+ IPS 2.5D Full Lamination Display 18:9 aspect ratio
- 720 x 1440 pixels resolution with 285 ppi pixel density
- 1.4GHz Quad-Core Snapdragon 425 Mobile Platform with Adreno 308 GPU
- 3GB of RAM
- 16GB internal storage, Expandable up to 128GB using microSD card
- 13 Megapixel rear cameras with LED Flash
- 13 Megapixel front-facing camera with f/2.0 aperture,120-degree wide angle, 5P lens, bokeh beauty mode, PDAF, dual LED flash
- 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.2 and GPS
- 3000mAh battery
To get the best out of your new itel S42, you must download its latest PC Suite and the latest itel USB Drivers which can be downloaded from the below provided links. Both these are free but very important tools that offers better security and also increase productivity. Using this small PC suite software you can Backup and Restore the entire phone anytime without loosing a single file, lets you Sync information from phone such as bookmarks, notes, calendar, appointments, contacts, messages, etc with PC or programs like Office Outlook. You can even sync all these with clouds like Google, Yahoo, Microsoft, Samsung and more so that they can be accessed anytime from anywhere.
Furthermore, this small tool also lets you share mobile internet to PCs in one tap, keep the phone updated with latest firmware and security patches, and lots more. Once connected with PC suite, you can directly access the complete phone from your computer screen. On other hand, USB Driver is must because it is the first thing you will require to connect your itel smartphone to any Windows running computer. It is also must while performing development tasks like installing Custom ROMs or even while Rooting the phone.