itel S42 with 5.5-inch 18:9 display and Android Oreo launching in India next week

“The itel S42 will be a budget offering with an all-screen front”

Over the past few months, itel Mobile has launched a number of entry-level smartphones in India. Now, the company is all set to board the bezel-free bandwagon with the launch of a new budget smartphone in the country. 91mobiles has learned that the brand will be launching the itel S42 smartphone in India next week on March 20th.

itel S42 reference design
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According to our sources, the itel S42 will be a budget offering with an all-screen front. The device will rock a 5.5-inch 18:9 display with slim bezels. The handset will run Android Oreo out of the box, and will pack a 3,000mAh battery. The handset is also expected to come with a rear-mounted fingerprint sensor. 

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The itel S42 is expected to be priced at around Rs 10,000. Our source also mentioned that itel will be launching a series of smartphones priced between Rs 5,000 and Rs 10,000 in the coming weeks. All of these phones are expected to feature fingerprint sensors and full-screen displays.