itel Mobile is a Hong Kong brand best known for its feature phones. The company made a debut in India with the it1520 last year and now they have expanded their lineup with Wish A41. The Wish A41 is an entry level VoLTE device priced at Rs 5,840.
The itel Wish A41 comes equipped with a 5-inch FWVGA display and is powered by 1.3GHz Quad core processor paired with 1GB of RAM. On the storage front, the device offers 8GB of onboard storage along with a microSD card slot that can further accommodate up to 32GB. Camera options include a 5-Megapixel primary sensor with autofocus and LED flash. The secondary camera is a 2-Megapixel sensor with flash.
The smartphone also comes baked in with Multiple accounts feature that will let you maintain two WhatsApp account each on one SIM card and the SmartKey feature is designed to help you with tasks like taking a screenshot, disconnecting calls and taking pictures. In a nutshell, the SmartKey is a feature to help first-time smartphone users get acquainted with the basic tasks. Connectivity options on the Wish A41 include 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth and GPS. Backing the device is a 2,400mAh battery. The itel Wish A41 also comes with a 100-day replacement warranty and the smartphone will be available in Champagne, Calx and Rose Gold.
itel Wish A41 Specifications
- 5-inch FWVGA display at 480×854
- Quad Core 1.3GHz processor with 1GB RAM
- 8GB internal memory expandable up to 32GB
- 5-Megapixel Primary Sensor with Auto Focus, 2-Megapixel Secondary sensor with LED flash
- Android 6.0 Marshmallow
- 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth and GPS
- 2,400mAh battery
The SOS feature on this phone sends pictures from cameras to the emergency contact along with an optional 5-second voice recording. Although there is no fingerprint sensor on the phone, itel has provided a ‘SmartKey’ on the back which can be used to perform functions like taking screenshots, disconnecting calls and taking selfies. For the uninitiated, itel claims to have around 1000 service centres across India. That said, the itel Wish A41 is easily dwarfed by its competitors like the Redmi 4A which offers quite a lot for a marginal increase in price.