BenQ announced the launch of the A3 smartphone in 2013. The manufacturer is offering the BenQ A3 phone with 4.5 inches display, Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Play MSM8225 chipset, 1 GB of RAM and 4 GB of internal storage.
The BenQ A3 comes with Android OS v4.1.2 (Jelly Bean) out of the box, and a Li-Ion 2000 mAh battery. The 4.5 inches phone comes with IPS display (540 x 960 px). The IPS display provides enhanced features, such as optimal viewing angles, color accuracy, invariable color reproduction and better power consumption.
BenQ A3 specifications
The weight of BenQ A3 is about 4.76 oz with battery, which is average compared to most of the smartphones with same size. The dimensions of this BenQ phone are average (5.27 x 2.6 x 0.39 inches).
|Dimensions||5.27 x 2.6 x 0.39 inches|
|SIM type||Mini SIM|
The BenQ A3 comes with Android OS v4.1.2 (Jelly Bean) out of the box, but it is upgradable to the next OS.
|OS version||Android OS v4.1.2 (Jelly Bean)|
|SoC||Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Play MSM8225|
|CPU||Quad-core 1.2 GHz Cortex-A5|
The size of A3 screen is measured diagonally, from corner to corner. The 4.5 inches IPS display of BenQ A3 with 540 x 960 px resolution is multitouch capable.
|Screen size||4.5 inches|
|Resolution||540 x 960 px|
The internal memory of BenQ A3 (1 GB) cannot be expanded, but the internal storage (4 GB) can be expanded with a compatible microSD card.
|Internal storage||4 GB|
|Memory card slot||microSD|
The camera of the A3 is equipped with autofocus. An autofocus (or AF) optical system uses a sensor, a control system and a motor to focus on an automatically or manually selected point or area. Very few Android cameras come without autofocus.
|Selfie camera||2 MP|
|Main camera||8 MP, 3264 x 2448 px, autofocus|
The BenQ A3 doesn't support 4G/LTE networks. This phone has a built-in GPS. GPS is a highly accurate navigation system using signals from satellites to determine a location on the Earth's surface, irrespective of weather conditions. Most phones have a GPS unit on board. The A3 phone has built-in FM radio. The built-in FM Radio is great for listening to your favorite radio station.
|GSM 2G bands||850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900|
|Network coverage||2G / 3G|
|Wi-Fi||Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n|
|Headphone||3.5 mm jack|
The Li-Ion 2000 mAh battery gives the smartphone a good battery backup. The Li-ion is a low maintenance battery which offers high energy, is lightweight and does not require periodic full discharge. The battery of A3 is removable. You can simply buy a new piece from the open market and interchange it easily by yourself.
|Type||Li-Ion 2000 mAh|
Smartphones today come with a wealth of sensors to facilitate a better user experience. The accelerometer is a sensor that measures the tilting motion and orientation of the phone. This BenQ phones comes with proximity sensor. This proximity sensor detects how close the phone is to an outside object, such as your ear.
|Sensors||accelerometer, compass, proximity|
The specifications above are based on the official data published by the manufacturer, but we also take user reviews into consideration. If you found an error or something lacking in the specifications above for the BenQ A3, then don’t hesitate and signal the problem to us.
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