Phones comes and go and as time flies, new ones will also come. iTel Mobile was born in 2007 in Hong Kong and has since spread all over the world. In Ghana, one of their popular brand ambassadors is Kuami Eugene. In terms of mobile phone brand popularity, iTel Mobile is missing from the top 10 in the world. However, that doesn’t stop them from making great phones. We are focusing our attention on one of their recent devices; itel s42

Is the iTel s42 a Budget Phone?

Released in 2018, the itel s42 is a good phone for it’s price. Not everyone can afford high priced phones. Therefore the price tag for the itel s42 and the kind of specs makes it a good budget phone.


The itel s42 is built with Qualcomm Snapdragon 425. The snapdragon is a good chipset for mobile gaming and holds a lot of stability and hence very good.

Ram and Storage

The iTel s42 has a 3GB Ram and an internal storage of 16GB and it has the ability to support any other SD cards

OS and Battery

The current android system is at 11 however the itel s42 supports version 8.0 and a battery strength of 3000mAh

Camera and Display

The s42 has a rear and front camera of 13MP and 5.65-inch (720×1440) display.

Below is the full specification of the itel s42

Itel S42 Full Specifications




Brand Itel
Model S42
Price in India ₹6,200
Release date March 2018
Form factor Touchscreen
Dimensions (mm) 153.00 x 73.55 x 8.25
Battery capacity (mAh) 3000
Colours Black, Champagne



Screen size (inches) 5.65
Touchscreen Yes
Resolution 720×1440 pixels
Pixels per inch (PPI) 285



Processor 1.4GHz quad-core
Processor make Qualcomm Snapdragon 425
Internal storage 16GB
Expandable storage Yes
Expandable storage type microSD
Expandable storage up to (GB) 128



Rear camera 13-megapixel
Rear flash Yes
Front camera 13-megapixel
Front flash Yes



Operating system Android 8.0


Wi-Fi Yes
Wi-Fi standards supported 802.11 b/g/n
Bluetooth Yes, v 4.00
Headphones 3.5mm
Number of SIMs 2
SIM Type Nano-SIM
3G Yes
4G/ LTE Yes
Supports 4G in India (Band 40) Yes
SIM Type Nano-SIM
3G Yes
4G/ LTE Yes
Supports 4G in India (Band 40) Yes


Proximity sensor Yes
Accelerometer Yes
Ambient light sensor Yes

Where to Buy Itel s42 in Ghana

Itel s42 can easily be bought in Ghana in all leading electronic and mobile shops scattered across the country. You can also get the itel s42 in Accra, Ghana in itel head office.

What is the price of itel s42 in Ghana

The itel s42 is sold at $80 to $85 which is around 500.00 Ghana Cedis.

In conclusion, the iTel s42 is a cool budget phone and for this reason, you can go for it if you have little money for a cool phone.