Philips S398 Specifications:-Â Philips is may launch Â Philips S398 smartphone in India as it has listed on Philips official website. S398 come as successor of Philips S388 Â which was launched in august this year however there is no word about Philips S398’s Â launch from manufacturer. Â Philips S388 was listed at price of Rs 13,694 but later went on sale at Rs 7,795.Â Philips S398 SpecificationsÂ are listed on its official website without its price but it is expected to be a low range phone as per Philips S398 Specifications. Its highlight is its unique 63 degree curved design. It will be available in black color.
Philips S398 Â is a dual SIMÂ phone and features aÂ 5-inch HD IPS display with 720×1280 pixels resolution. It is powered byÂ 1.3 GHz quad-core MediaTek MT6582M processorÂ ticking underneath combined with 1 GB RAM. It supports 8 GB internal storage which can be expended up to 32 GB using microSD card. It also sports 8-megapixel rear camera and 2-megapixel front-facing camera. Device comes up with 2040 mAh battery and connectivity options likeÂ 3G, WiFi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth, GPS/A-GPS.
Philips S398 Specifications
|Â Hardware||Â Specs|
|Â Model||Philips S398|
|Â Operating System||Android 4.4 kitkat|
|Â Processor||1.3 GHz quad-core MediaTek MT6582M processor|
|Â RAM||Â 1 GB|
|Â Memory||8 GB Internal Memory32 GB (Expandable on Micro SD)|
|Â Display||Â 5-inchÂ HD IPS display|
|Â Screen Resolution||Â 720 x 1280 pixels|
|Â Camera||Â 8 MP rear camera 2Â MP front camera|
|Â Connectivity||3G, WiFi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth, GPS/A-GPS.|
Philips S398 Specifications
Design and Display:-Â
Philips Â S398’s main attraction is its unique 63 degree curved design. It will be available in black color. Device isÂ 9.65mm thick and weighs 170 gm. It featuresÂ 5-inch HD IPS display with 720×1280 pixels resolution and 294 ppi.
Processor and Memory:-
Under the bonnet there is aÂ 1.3 GHz quad-core MediaTek MT6582M processorÂ ticking underneath combined with 1 GB RAM to provide smooth and fast processing. It also sports 8 Â GB internal storage which can expended up Â to 32 GB via microSD card.
Operating System and Camera:-
S398 runs on android 4.4 kikat out of box there is no word form company about ist android update. For photography purpose it includes 8-megapixel rear camera with auto-focus and CMOS sensor and LED flash for photography in low light. It also sports 2-megapixel front snapper for video calling and selfie.
Battery and Connectivity:-
Philips S398 is powered by a 2040 mAh battery which last long for almost 19 hours. It includes connectivity options like 3G, WiFi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth, GPS/A-GPS.
Philips S398 Price:-
There is no word from company about its price its is expected to cost Rs 8,850 in India.
It is priced at 2990000 Vietnamese Dong in Vietnam
Philips S398 Pros and Cons
- Low price
- Rear camera
- Dual SIM
- Android 4.4 kitkat
- Poor front camera
Philips S398 Verdict:-
Philips S398 seems to be a nice budget smartphone with some really impressive features. Its advantage or merit is its strong processor and 1 GB RAM and demerit or disadvantage is its poor 2-megapixel camera. It is a value for money smartphone and can be a tough competition for Xiaomi, Asus and Micromax’s low range smartphones.