Homtom is the typical Chinese brand specialized in cheap smartphones that has just presented its new HOMTOM S17. It is the classic terminal of cheap range that for $59.99 that is interesting for his decent configuration and a design without frills. Highlighting its 2GB of RAM and the presence of Android 8.1 as a system, we must also bear in mind that, as is normal in this sector, this smartphone only supports 2G / 3G networks, a feature that will not affect its proper basic performance.
SoC, RAM and storage
The HOMTOM S17 is a terminal that includes the Mediatek MT6580 Quad Core SoC, common in this range, with ARM Cortex-A7 processors that operate at a maximum of 1.3Ghz and a MALI-400mp2 GPU. We also find 2GB of RAM and 16GB of storage memory that we can expand using a microSD card. A basic SoC that will allow us to move most apps and games without much graphic load.
Screen and other specifications
The screen of the HOMTOM S17 is a 5.5 inches IPS with a resolution of 1280 x 640 pixels and that includes a 5MP front camera and two 8 + 2MP rear with different shooting modes and LED flash. It also includes WiFi b / g / n, Bluetooth 4.0, 3000 mAh battery, fingerprint reader, GPS and a 3G Dual SIM modem. The available connectors are the usual microUSB and a 3.5mm audio jack.
Price and availability
- The HOMTOM S17 Smartphone can be purchased on Aliexpress.com only for $59.99 (€53.1) shipping included with gift of TPU case and screen protector.