Swipe Technologies is committed to making smartphones with moderate specs available to all inhabitants of India at affordable prices, hence their recent successive launching of budget smartphones that offer more than value for money. The company has launched the Swipe Elite 4G smartphone which is being touted as the most affordable smartphone with a 5-inch display protected with Corning Gorilla Glass in India.
The company also recently launched a smartphone, the Swipe Neo Power which is the most affordable smartphone with 4G VoLTE in the country. So is the Elite 4G worth every unit of its cost? Let’s find out.
Swipe Elite 4G Specifications, Review and Highlights
Design & Display
The Swipe Elite 4G’s 5-inch has an 850 * 480 pixel resolution which comes with Corning Gorilla Glass protection, shielding the main screen from stains and scratches, and making it less prone to cracking when it is impacted heavily.
The phone has a metal back with its speaker grills above its bottom antenna line at the rear. It uses capacitive navigation buttons and has its power button and volume rocker on the same side.
Storage & Processor
A quad-core processor with a speed of 1.3GHz powers the Elite 4G’s operations, and the phone comes with 1GB of RAM and 8GB of internal storage which can be expanded up to 64GB using an external microSD card.
An 8MP camera is present at the rear of t he smartphone to do a decent job of capturing your happy moments which are made all the more brighter with a LED flash. It also features a 5MP camera which takes care of selfies at the front.
Battery & Connectivity
A 2500mAh battery provides juice for the Elite 4G to keep running, and like most other smartphones from company, it has dual SIM slots with support for 4G VoLTE.
Out of the box, the Swipe Elite 4G runs on Android 6.0 Marshmallow which is the common OS version for budget smartphones from Swipe Technologies.
Swipe Elite 4G Full Phone Specifications
|Announced||August 17, 2017|
|Released||August 17, 2017|
|2G Network||GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 MHz|
|3G Network||HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100 MHz|
|4G Network||LTE with VoLTE|
|SIM Type||Micro-SIM, dual standby|
|SIM Count||Dual SIM|
|2G||GPRS Up to 32 to 48 kbps; EDGE ? up to 236.8 kbps|
|3G||Up to 42.2 Mbps (HSDPA), 5.76 Mbps;(HSUPA)|
|4G||Up to 300/50 Mbps|
|Speed||HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE Cat6 300/50 Mbps|
|Web Browser||Yes, HTML5|
|Build||Plastic with metal trimmings|
|Colors||Black, Gold and Grey|
|Display Type||IPS LCD Capacitive touchscreen|
|Resolution||850 x 480 pixels|
|Pixel Density||~294 ppi pixel density|
|Protection||Corning Gorilla Glass|
|Android OS, v6.0 (Marshmallow)|
|Number of Processor Cores||Quad-core|
|expandable memory up to 64GB with microSD|
|Accelerometer, Proximity, Light sensor|
|Wi-Fi||WiFi 802.11 b/g/n, Wi-Fi Direct|
|USB Type||USB v2.0|
|USB On-the Go (OTG)||Yes|
|SMS||Yes (threaded view)|
|Yes, IMAP4, POP3, SMTP|
|Yes, MP3, AAC, AAC+, eAAC+, WMA, MIDI, WAV, AC3, FLAC|
|Yes, 3GP, Mp4, MPEG4, H.263, H.264 player|
|Yes, 3.5mm Jack|
|MP4/H.264 player |
Availability and Price of Swipe Elite 4G in India
The Swipe Elite 4G is available for Rs. 3,999 exclusively on popular Indian e-commerce site, Flipkart.