The Archos 50f Helium is a budget smartphone which arrives with impressive looks and a decent configuration but the major disappointments are the selfie camera and the battery backup. Both are average and makes the phone less of a tough competition to other phones in the market in this budget.
Display and Configuration
The Archos 50f Helium arrives with a 5-inch IPS LCD display with a screen resolution of 720 x 1,280 pixels and a pixel density of 294 ppi. It is available in a blue colour and weighs 158 grams. The smartphone derives its power from a 1.1GHz quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 210 MSM8909 processor coupled with 2GB of RAM which delivers seamless performance which multitasking. The device run the latest version of Android v6.0 (Marshmallow) operating system. It also comes with a fingerprint sensor for added security.
Camera and Storage
The device sports a rear camera of 8MP with LED flash that captures decent pictures and for selfies and video calls there is a 2MP front camera as well. The camera comes with inbuilt features like Continuos Shooting, Digital Zoom, Auto Flash, Touch to focus. To download applications and store data, the phone comes with an inbuilt memory of 32GB which can further be expanded up to 128GB.
Battery and Connectivity
The Archos 50f Helium comes with a 2,100mAh li-ion battery which gives a decent talktime. To connect to other devices and networking, the phone is compatible with 4G, Wi-Fi, A-GPS, Bluetooth and USB connectivity.