Smartphone company Itel mobility produced another budget device in 2019 with an outstanding feature at a lesser cost. Itel P33, a successor to Itel P32 is a great device for users who don’t need to dash out a huge amount of money just to buy a smartphone. The smartphone company upgraded their battery system, packing a long-lasting battery of 4000mAh in the device.
Itel P33 has been upgraded to be more innovative with a unique customizer interface of UI 3.0, 5.5’HD + IPS fullscreen, 8MP + 5MP dual camera (960 x 480pixels), sweet but not eye-catching colours of Gold, blue and deep grey and blue being the trending colour, that’s the people’s choice. It also uses face ID technology that recognises the face of the device owner when unlocking the phone. Due to its affordability, Itel sells fast. It has a rating of approximately NGN27,000 in Nigeria though it may vary depending on country and store.
Itel P33 Key Specifications
- Display: 5.5inches, IPS LCD Capacitive touchscreen
- Screen Resolution: 1280 x 720 pixels, 18:9 aspect ratio
- Dimension: 146.7 x 74 x 9.3
- Weight: 133g
- OS: Android 8.0 oreo (Go Edition)
- Colour: Aqua Blue, Champagne Gold, Deep Grey
- Processor: 1.3GHz quad-core MediaTek MT6580 Cortex-A7 (32nm)
- GPU: Mali-400MP2
- RAM: 1GB
- Storage: 16GB expandable to 32GB via micro SD card
- Back camera: 8MP + 5MP
- Front camera: 5MP (HD Camera)
- Network: 2G,3G
- SIM: Dual SIM (nanoSIM)
- Bluetooth: Yes v4.2
- Video Recording: Yes
- Loudspeaker: Yes
- Microphone: Yes
- Fingerprint: Yes (rear-mounted)
- Connectivity: Wi-Fi, USB 2.0, GPS
- Face ID: Yes
- Battery: 4000mAh (non-removable)
Itel P33 Design And Display
Itel P33 is not rich in design but is good for the price, Itel placed a dual rear camera in a vertical position at the left corner of the phone. Close to the rear camera is the fingerprint scanner. The body of this Itel P33 is made of plastic and has a preferable colour of Aqua Blue, Champagne Gold, Deep Grey.
This smartphone has a face ID and also makes use of Fingerprint sensor mounted at back, both can serve as security features. The fingerprint especially can be used not only for security but also to take photos, answer phone calls, stop alarms etc.
Itel P33 is of 5.5 inches, not too big and also not small. The screen size is the same as the Tecno Camon iAce and also have IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen. The screen is not so big like some of the big screen devices like Samsung Galaxy A70. Itel lovers can watch movies and play games conveniently on this iTel P33 screen.
Battery And Performance
One of the reasons iTel P33 is rushed is because of the big battery, though the Itel P33 plus has a higher battery capacity of 5000mAh compared to it. It has an inbuilt battery that has a battery capacity of 4000mAh, which can last more than two days depending on usage.
The performance of the Itel P33 is okay, with 1GB RAM which is not very cool but that also makes it be affordable and internal storage of 16GB, one can store images, files and videos. Its storage can only be increased to 32GB which is small.
It runs on a Mediatek processor of MT6580, 1.3GHz quad-core, Cortex-A7 (32nm). On the aspect of the P33 graphics, it runs on Mali-400 MP2 and uses the Android 8.0 Oreo OS (Go Edition)
Camera And Connectivity
In the review of P33, it has a front camera of 5 MP and rear cameras of 8 MP + 5MP (HD Camera}. It has some camera features like portrait, beauty effects, night mode, bokeh, AI etc.. The camera quality of the iTel P33 is better than the dual 5MP + 5MP of the previous Itel P32.
Itel P33 has a network of 2G and 3G which enhances fastness in browsing and sending of text messages in the phone. Actually, it doesn’t come with a 4G LTE. It has a dual SIM port (nano-SIM), Bluetooth, GPS, Wi-Fi and universal serial bus (USB) 2.0 for charging and transfer of files to computers.
Price Of Itel P33
Itel P33 is very affordable, the price is said to range from NGN25,000 Naira in Nigeria, which is equivalent to approximately $69. Buy directly from Online stores like Jumia. Some other affordable devices to go for are the Infinix Smart 2 HD, Samsung Galaxy M10.