Last year, itel introduced the S23 and S23 Plus smartphones, with the S23 debuting in June and the Plus edition following in September. Now, with little fanfare, the brand has quietly listed the itel S24 on its website, detailing all its specifications and features. However, information regarding its price and availability remains undisclosed.

The itel S24 boasts a 6.6-inch IPS LCD panel with a punch-hole design, offering an HD+ resolution, a smooth 90Hz refresh rate, and a peak brightness of 480 nits.

Features:

  • Key Features:
  • Display: 6.6-inch HD+ (1612 x 720 pixels) display with 90Hz refresh rate.
  • Processor: MediaTek Helio G91 SoC
  • RAM: Up to 8GB
  • Storage: Up to 256GB (expandable via microSD card)
  • Rear Camera: 108MP triple camera system (with additional lenses for depth and macro
  • itel S24 rear camera module
  • Front Camera: 8MP
  • Battery: 5000mAh with 18W fast charging
  • Operating System: Android 13 with Itel OS 13
  • Design: Color-changing back panel, and a “Dynamic Bar” feature for lights and notifications.

Pros:

  • Big, high refresh rate display: Ideal for smooth scrolling and media
  • Large battery: Potentially good battery life.
  • Unique color-changing design: Adds style.
  • High-megapixel primary camera: Can capture detailed photos.

Cons:

  • HD+ display: Not the sharpest resolution available at this size.
  • Processor: The Helio G91 is decent but not the most powerful chipset.

Overall impression:

The itel S24 prioritizes features like a large screen, stylish design, and a big battery for those seeking a budget-friendly smartphone with some standout elements

Under the hood, the itel S24 houses the Helio G91 chipset and will be available in three LPDDR4x + eMMC storage configurations: 4GB + 128GB, 8GB + 128GB, and 8GB + 256GB. Additionally, the device supports up to 8GB of virtual RAM and includes a microSD card slot for expandable storage.

Powering the itel S24 is a robust 5,000mAh battery with 18W fast charging capabilities via a USB-C port. The device also features bypass charging, allowing power to be sent directly to the motherboard, bypassing the battery.

For capturing selfies, the itel S24 sports an 8-megapixel front camera. On the back, the device features a round camera module housing a Samsung ISOCELL HM6 108-megapixel main camera with 3x in-sensor zoom and electronic image stabilization (EIS) support.

The image of the itel S24 suggests additional features such as dual speakers and a 3.5mm audio jack. It comes preloaded with itel OS 13, although the specific Android version has not been specified. With a thickness of 8.3mm and a weight of 192 grams, the device will be available in three color options: Starry Black, Dawn White, and Coastline Blue. Based on available information, it is anticipated that the itel S24 will be priced below $150.