The camera smartphone
Display and Configuration
The Elephone S3 flaunts a 5.2-inch full HD IPS LCD display with screen resolution of 1080 x 1920 pixels, which results from a sharp density of 424 pixels per inch. The capacitive multi-touch touchscreen comes with screen protection as well.
At the heart, the smartphone bears an octa-core Cortex A53 processor, with 1.3GHz clock speed, which is placed on a chipset of MediaTek MT6753. This, along with 3GB RAM, makes sure that you donÂt face any glitch while multitasking or gaming. Moreover, the chipset of Mali-T720 MP3 takes care of the graphical interface with ease.
Camera and Storage
The Elephone S3 is fitted with a good quality 13MP primary camera, which is enhanced further with the help of autofocus, LED flash, ISO control, High Dynamic Range mode, 2.0f aperture and Exmor-RS CMOS sensor. Together, they can click high quality pictures of 4,128 x 3,096 pixels. The 5MP front camera seems to be a handy option for all of the selfie addicts and video calling lovers, as it is powered by a 2.4f of aperture.
The smartphone comes with an internal storage option of 16GB which can be further expanded upto 128GB with the help of a microSD card.
Battery and Connectivity
The Elephone S3 is fed by a 2,100mAh li-polymer type battery, which promises to deliver a talk time of 8 hours on 2G and also charges up quickly with the help of quick charge.
In the connectivity department, the smartphone offers dual SIM slots, 4G, Wi-Fi 802.11, b/g/n, mobile hotspot, v4.0 Bluetooth, A-GPS and a microUSB 2.0 slot.
The Elephone S3 is one of the newer entrants into the market. However, the features that it provides seems to be enough to compete with the well known brands. Its special highlight is the above average camera, both primary and back. So if want to get hold of a smartphone with good camera features, at a lesser budget, choose this one.