Itel A16 Spec’s, Review and Price.

Smartphone brand Itel is one of the new brands in Africa especially Ghana that seem to be chasing and catching up in the smartphone market. In this piece, we review the Itel A16 smartphone which seem average but powerful.

Image: Itel A16

Itel A16 Specifications


  • GSM / HSPA
  • GPRS
  • EDGE
  • 3G
  • Does not have support for 4G LTE network


  • 5 inches, 68.9 cm2
  • IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
  • Super AMOLED
  • No IPS Rating
  • 480 x 854 pixels


  • Front and Rear Cameras
  • Front Camera – ( 2 MP )
  • Rear – Single Camera
  • 5-MP
  • Flash Light: Single LED
  • Video Recording


  • ROM 8 GB
  • RAM 512 MB
  • Up to 32 GB via microSD card

Operation System

  • Android 8.1 (Oreo, Go Edition)
  • Quad-core 1.3 GHz Cortex-A7 (32nm)
  • Mali-400MP2

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  • Dual SIM
  • GPS Navigation
  • Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot
  • Bluetooth 4.2
  • Micro USB 2.0
  • FM Radio
  • Earphone 3.5 Jack

Sensors & Tools

  • Accelerometer
  • Gyro
  • Proximity
  • Compass

In the Box

image: A16 Out of Box
  • Cell Phone (with built-in battery)
  • Charger
  • USB Cable
  • Quick Start Guide
  • Earphones  
  • TPU Protective case  
  • TP protective film already on the phone

Summary of the Itel A16

On average the phone performs better than i expected especially the camera quality with the 5 Mega Pixel camera. Pictures in day light look great compared to other cheaper brands in the market. The phone is packed with most of Googles latest apps working on the Android 8.1 OS.

The market price for the Itel A16 in most online and retail shops range Ghc 195 – 249.

Black Chinese

Black Chinese is a Tech enthusiast and digital marketer. With much penchant for Android and its related devices, I basically write and talk much about them. I also have a penchant for low-cost tech that mostly competes against high cost tech of established brands.

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