The Itel S16 was released after the S15. While there are some similarities between the two devices for instance when it comes to performance, RAM size and processor there are still some notable differences.
Instances of the disparities between the two smartphones can be seen in the camera department, battery capacity, as well as updated software.
S16 Price – NGN 32,000
Itel S16 price is about NGN 32,000. You can purchase it from trusted gadget stores or from online stores.
S16 Design / Display
With regards to aesthetics the S16 has the upper hand than what is obtainable with its predecessor.
It features a 6.5 inch IPS LCD display with a resolution of 1600 X 720 Pixels. This display has a drop notch and that is where the selfie camera is placed.
At the rear of the device, you will find a camera module which is where the three rear cameras are placed. You will also see the LED flash for brighter pictures.
Still on the rear panel of the smartphone is a capacitive fingerprint sensor.
The colour options that you can get the smartphone in are Ice crystal blue, Cosmic shine, and Dazzle black colours.
The camera set up and quality of the S16 is more robust than what the phone users get with its predecessor. The smartphone comes with more back cameras and even has a higher resolution front facing camera.
The rear camera set up of the S16 is made up of an 8MP primary camera, a 2MP Macro camera, and a depth camera.
Upfront, what the smartphone offers is a single 16MP front shooter.
While the camera set up of the S16 is not the best you can get from a smartphone, it still gets the job done and will comfortably handle your basic photography and video making needs.
Besides when you put the price into consideration, you will find that the camera set up is quite okay.
Hardware / Software
Powering the S16 is a Quad-core Spreadtrum Unisoc SC7731E Processor with 1GB of RAM. There is 16GB of internal storage but it doesn’t stop at that as with a Micro-SD card, you can expand the storage capacity by up to 32GB.
The battery that the device is fitted with is a 4000mAh battery, which will of course serve you well.
For software, the S16 operates its interface on top of the Android 10 (Go Edition) operating system.
The smartphone comes with a 3.5mm headphone jack, a Micro-USB port, as well as Bluetooth connectivity.
When it comes to internet connectivity, the much that the S16 offers is 3G. What this implies is that with the S16, you won’t have access to either 4G or 5G internet speed. You will just have to make do with 3G speed.