Phone42.com / Smartphones / CAT / CAT S61

CAT S61 (2018) review

Android OS v8.0 (Oreo)
Qualcomm Snapdragon 630
Adreno 508
4 GB / 64 GB
5.2 inches (720 x 1280 px)
16 MP, 4608 x 3456 px, autofocus

CAT announced the launch of the S61 smartphone in 2018. The manufacturer is offering the CAT S61 phone with 5.2 inches display, Qualcomm Snapdragon 630 chipset, 4 GB of RAM and 64 GB of internal storage.

The CAT S61 comes with Android OS v8.0 (Oreo) out of the box, and a Li-Ion 4500 mAh, non-removable battery. The 5.2 inches phone comes with IPS display (720 x 1280 px). The IPS display provides enhanced features, such as optimal viewing angles, color accuracy, invariable color reproduction and better power consumption.

Add CAT S61 to your comparison

CAT S61 specifications

BrandCAT
NameS61
ModelS61
Release date2018

Body

The weight of CAT S61 is about 5.75 oz with battery, which is average compared to most of the smartphones with same size. The dimensions of this CAT phone are average (5.84 x 2.89 x 0.51 inches).

Weight5.75 oz
Dimensions5.84 x 2.89 x 0.51 inches
Colorsblack
SIM typeNano SIM

System

The CAT S61 comes with Android OS v8.0 (Oreo) out of the box, but it is upgradable to the next OS.

OS versionAndroid OS v8.0 (Oreo)
SoCQualcomm Snapdragon 630
CPUOcta-core, Quad-core 2.2 GHz Cortex-A53, Quad-core 1.8 GHz Cortex-A53
GPUAdreno 508

Display

The size of S61 screen is measured diagonally, from corner to corner. The 5.2 inches IPS display of CAT S61 with 720 x 1280 px resolution is multitouch capable.

Display typeIPS
Screen size5.2 inches
Resolution720 x 1280 px
Multitouch supportyes

Memory

The internal memory of CAT S61 (4 GB) cannot be expanded, but the internal storage (64 GB) can be expanded with a compatible microSD card.

RAM4 GB
Internal storage64 GB
Memory card slotmicroSD

Camera

The camera of the S61 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 camera8 MP
Main camera16 MP, 4608 x 3456 px, autofocus
FlashDual LED

Connectivity

The CAT S61 supports 2G, 3G and 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 S61 comes with NFC (Near Field Communication) functionality. Near Field Communication (NFC) is a short-range wireless connectivity technology that makes life easier and more convenient for consumers around the world by making it simpler to make transactions, exchange digital content, and connect electronic devices with a touch. The S61 phone has built-in FM radio. The built-in FM Radio is great for listening to your favorite radio station.

GSM 2G bands850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900
Network coverage2G / 3G / 4G
Wi-FiWi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n
Bluetoothv5.0, A2DP
GPSA-GPS, GLONASS
NFCyes
FM radioyes
USBUSB Type-C
Headphone3.5 mm jack

Battery

The Li-Ion 4500 mAh, non-removable 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 S61 isn't removable without voiding the warranty.

TypeLi-Ion 4500 mAh, non-removable

Features

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 CAT phones comes with proximity sensor. This proximity sensor detects how close the phone is to an outside object, such as your ear. The Dual SIM capability of CAT S61 phone is ideal for businesses wishing to provide staff with a mobile device that can offer separate numbers and bills for both personal and business use. This smartphone supports fast charging technology, which comes in handy when you need quick juice on your device.

Sensorsaccelerometer, air quality meter, barometer, compass, gyroscope, humidity, light, proximity
SpecialsCorning Gorilla Glass 5, Dual SIM, Fast charging, Quick Charge
Add CAT S61 to your comparison

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 CAT S61, then don’t hesitate and signal the problem to us.

CAT S61 pictures

Please let us know if you find incorrect information or something isn't working, or if you have a suggestion for improvement. Our e-mail address is webmaster@phone42.com.

This website uses cookies to improve your experience. You consent to our cookies if you continue to use this website. (More information)