itel, a Hong Kong-based maker of entry-level mobile devices, arrived in the Philippines in 2018. Within a year, and with its strong market in South Luzon, itel mobile Philippines has now entered the majority of the regions in the country.
itel Mobile celebrates 1st Year in the Philippines with 1 Million units sold
On its 1st Anniversary celebration held in Be Resort Mactan in Cebu last January 11, 2019, itel mobile Philippines invited all its partners, retailers, and distributors all over the country to announce that within a year, itel has become the brand of choice of 1 Million Filipinos. The itel Country Manager for the Philippines, Lei Zhang, together with his team from Marketing to Product Development, aims to sustain its product’s competitive 4,000-peso price, making the brand the most affordable in the Philippines.
One of the smartphones they have presented for those who attended the event was the itel A55 LTE, a 6-inch IPS Full-Screen Android device with a 2GB RAM, 1.6GHz Octa-core processor, a 16GB internal storage (with a stand-alone memory card slot on its dual-SIM tray expandable up to 64GB).
It has both a fingerprint sensor and a face unlock feature powered by Android 9.0 Pie (Go Edition). Its main camera is an 8MP + 0.8MP dual-camera system with flash that is capable of HDR, portrait mode, Beauty and Video. The front (or selfie) camera is 5MP with its own LED flash as well.
Available in Black, Red, and Gradation Green for only ₱3,699.00 already with a screen protector, hard plastic back case, earphones, charger, charging and data cord, and a 3,000mAh removable battery. The itel A55 LTE can be bought online at Lazada Philippines or from one of their leading retailers and distributors, Aerophone.
itel is on the works of releasing more variety of their feature phone and smartphone devices in the second quarter of 2020. They are very eager to maintain their affordable prices and the 100-day replacement guarantee to cater to consumers with basic and mid-range needs for mobile device capabilities with the production well thought of and with high-quality standards.
Before entering the Philippines, itel is already a big brand in the Middle East, India, and some parts in South Asia.