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iTel P38

iTel P38
Brand: iTel
Category: Phones
  • Display: 6.6 inch HD+ screen
  • Camera: Dual 8MP AI camera / 5MP front
  • Memory: 2GB RAM with 32GB ROM
  • Platform: UNISOC SC7731E / Android 11

Our Rating

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  • Design, Built Quality 7 / 10
  • Display Quality 8 / 10
  • Camera Quality 8 / 10
  • Audio & Multimedia 7 / 10
  • OS and Usability 8 / 10
  • Battery Performance 10 / 10


This is iTel P38, the direct successor to the P37 announced back in 2021. Some key upgrades on the new comer includes refreshed design, slightly larger screen and a more recent operating system. Talking about screen, the P38 come in 6.6-inches IPS screen, with 720 x 1612 pixels and a dewdrop notch on the head.

iTel P38 iTel P38 color options

As far as internal hardware is concern, the P38 is still running a quad-core Spreadtrum SC7731E, clocked at 1.3GHz, meaning 4G LTE Network is still not supported. Although the Pro version support 4G. The processor has Mali T820 MP1 GPU, and it is backed by 2GB RAM and a 32-Gigis of internal storage.

As for the camera department, you are getting two lenses on the back of the phone. These includes an 8-megapixel primary lens, and a secondary AI depth sensor, while a single 5-megapixel selfie snapper is kept within the frontal notch.

iTel P38 iTel P38 Key features

The phone support FaceID and come with a physical fingerprint scanner on the back as well. You are also getting dual 3G SIMs, and a space for an external SD-card. There is a built-in 5000mAh battery with 15W fast charger on the inside, while the OS is Google Android 11 (Go Edition). The full specifications of iTel P38 smartphone is contained in the table below.

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Full Specifications


Technology GSM / HSPA
2G Network Bands GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - SIM 1 and SIM 2
3G Network Bands HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 / 2100
4G Network Bands Does not support 4G network
Speed HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps


Also Known As Alternative names for gadgets, as called in other markets or countries iTel P38
Announced 2022, May 9
Status Available. Released 2022, May 9


Dimensions ---
Weight ---
Build <strong>Build</strong> refers to the built quality of the device Plastic
SIM <strong>SIM</strong> (Subscriber Identity Module) is a small card that contains mobile network subscriber's account information. This allows the phone using the card to attach to a mobile network. The SIM card is most commonly associated with GSM and UMTS mobile networks. Moving a SIM card from one phone to another allows a subscriber to switch mobile phones without having to contact their mobile network carrier. SIM cards can also be used by a phone to store limited amounts of data, such as phone numbers and text messages. Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)


Display Type <strong>Display Technology => </strong> A number of display technologies and types used in mobile phones => TFT (Thin Film Transistor), IPS (In-Place Switching), OLED (Organic Light Emitting Diode), AMOLED (Active-Matrix Organic Light-Emitting Diode), Super AMOLED (an even advanced version of AMOLED), Resistive Touchscreen (Resistive touchscreens contain two layer of conductive material with a very small gap between them which acts as a resistance), Capacitive Touchsceen (Capacitive touchscreen technology consists of a layer of glass coated with a transparent conductor) IPS touchscreen, 16M colors
Size 6.6 inches, (81.5% screen-to-body ratio)
Resolution 720 x 1612 pixels, 20:9 ratio (269 ppi density)


Operating System <strong>OS => </strong> Every computer system run on a base software called Operating System (OS). Operating System controls all basic operations of the computer (such as smartphone, PDAs, tablet computers and other handheld devices). The Operating System allows the user to install and run third party applications (apps), apps are used to add new functionality to the device. Android 11 (Go Edition)
Chipset <strong>Chipset</strong> is a group of integrated circuits designed to perform one or a more dedicated functions, often with real time computing constraints, Popular smartphones are equipped with more advanced embedded chipsets that can do many different tasks depending on their programming. Spreadtrum UNISOC SC7731E
CPU <strong>CPU</strong> (Central Processing Unit) mostly known as processors, CPU processes instructions in order to carry out certain functions that make your device operate properly. Processors are often described as the brain of computers, smartphones and tablets, Smartphones and tablets rely on processors to carry out their every task, Processors are an incredibly important factor in selecting any type of computing device, including your smartphone. Quad-core 1.3 GHz Cortex-A7
GPU <strong>GPU</strong> (Graphics Processing Unit) is a single-chip processor designed to rapidly manipulate and alter memory to accelerate the creation of images in a frame buffer intended for output to a display, This includes things such as lighting effects, object transformations, and 3D motion. Mali T820 MP1


RAM + ROM <strong>RAM</strong> (Random Access Memory) is a type of computer memory that can be accessed randomly, any byte of memory can be accessed without touching the preceding bytes that allows information to be stored and accessed quickly from random locations. RAM is the most common type of memory found in computer systems, smartphones, tablets and other electronic devices. 2GB + 32GB
Card Slot <strong>Memory Card Slot</strong> is a special slot for inserting a memory card. Memory cards allow you to expand the phone's built-in memory, A memory card (sometimes called a flash memory card or a storage card) is a small storage medium used to store data such as text, pictures, audio, and video, for use on small, portable or remote computing devices such as mobile phones, mp3 players, digital cameras. Yes, up to 64GB via microSD card


Camera Type Double Lenses
Camera Sensor(s) Main: 8 MP
Depth: QVGA AI lens
Camera Features Autofocus / Auto-HDR
Video Resolution [email protected]


Camera Type Single Lens
Camera Sensor(s) 5-megapixel
Camera Features Face Unlock / Face Beauty / Auto-HDR
Video Resolution 720p


Loudspeaker Yes
Speaker Location Chin, below the display
Audio Jack Type Yes, 3.5mm audio jack


USB Micro USB 2.0
Bluetooth <strong>Bluetooth</strong> is a wireless communications technology for exchanging data between mobile phones, headsets, computers and other network devices over short distances without wires, Bluetooth technology was primarily designed to support simple wireless networking of personal consumer devices. Bluetooth 4.0
Wi-fi <strong>Wi-Fi</strong> is a popular wireless networking technology using radio waves to provide high-speed network connections that allows devices to communicate without cords or cables, Wi-Fi is increasingly becoming the preferred mode of internet connectivity all over the world. Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot
NFC <strong>NFC</strong> (Near field communication) is a set of standards for smartphones and similar devices to establish peer-to-peer radio communications with each other by touching them together or bringing them into proximity, usually no more than a few inches.
GPS <strong>GPS</strong> The Global Positioning System is a satellite-based radio navigation system, GPS permits users to determine their position, velocity and the time 24 hours a day, in all weather, anywhere in the world, In order to locate your position, your device or GPS receiver must have a clear view of the sky. Yes, with A-GPS


Battery Capacity Non-removable Li-Po 5000mAh battery
Fast Charging Yes, Fast battery charging 15W


Sensors <strong>Sensors</strong> are electronic components that detects and responds to some type of input from the physical environment. The specific input could be light, heat, motion, moisture, pressure and location, The output is generally a signal that is converted to use in computing systems, a location sensor, such as a GPS receiver is able to detect current location of your electronic device. Fingerprint (rear-mounted), accelerometer, proximity
Colors Multicolor Green, Sky Blue, Deep-Ocean Black
Java Support <strong>Java</strong> for Mobile Devices is a set of technologies that let developers deliver applications and services to all types of mobile handsets, ranging from price efficient feature-phones to the latest smartphones. Java is currently running on over 3 billion phones worldwide, and growing. It offers unrivaled potential for the distribution and monetization of mobile applications. No
Box Contents What is in the box, What is the box content, What accessories is in the box iTel P38 / Charging Brick / USB Cable / User Manual / Protective Case

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Igiri Thomas

I need this now


The fact that it does not support 4G network makes it a kabambe…..That is a big failure


It’s nice but needs Java and 4g support


How on earth do you make a mobile phone in 2023 without a 4 g network???…this is crazy


It crazy, because it doesn’t support 4g network,
But I like the pro


Wow this sounds cool . am in love with this new phone

Francis Oyebanji

P 38 Pro FM radio always changing to WOW FM