Elephone Q (2015) review

Android OS v4.4.2 (KitKat)
MediaTek MT6572
Mali-400 MP1
512 MB / 4 GB
2.45 inches (240 x 432 px)
2 MP, 1600 x 1200 px

Elephone announced the launch of the Q smartphone in 2015. The manufacturer is offering the Elephone Q phone with 2.45 inches display, MediaTek MT6572 chipset, 512 MB of RAM and 4 GB of internal storage.

The Elephone Q comes with Android OS v4.4.2 (KitKat) out of the box, and a Li-Ion 650 mAh battery. The 2.45 inches phone comes with a TFT display (240 x 432 px).

Elephone Q specifications

Release date2015


The weight of Elephone Q is about 1.87 oz with battery, which is average compared to most of the smartphones with same size. The dimensions of this Elephone phone are average (3.54 x 1.69 x 0.45 inches).

Weight1.87 oz
Dimensions3.54 x 1.69 x 0.45 inches
Colorsbrown, gray, pink, white
SIM typeMicro SIM


The Elephone Q comes with Android OS v4.4.2 (KitKat) out of the box, but it is upgradable to the next OS. Android is a mobile operating system developed by Google based on a modified version of the Linux kernel and other open-source software.

OS versionAndroid OS v4.4.2 (KitKat)
SoCMediaTek MT6572
CPUDual-core 1 GHz Cortex-A7
GPUMali-400 MP1


The size of Q screen is measured diagonally, from corner to corner. The 2.45 inches phone comes with TFT display. A thin-film transistor (TFT) is a type of field-effect transistor that is usually used in a liquid crystal display (LCD). This type of display features a thin-film transistor for each individual pixel. The 2.45 inches TFT display of Elephone Q with 240 x 432 px resolution is multitouch capable.

Display typeTFT
Screen size2.45 inches
Resolution240 x 432 px
Multitouch supportyes, up to 5 fingers


The internal memory of Elephone Q (512 MB) cannot be expanded, but the internal storage (4 GB) can be expanded with a compatible microSD card.

Internal storage4 GB
Memory card slotmicroSD


The camera of the Q has no autofocus capability (fixed-focus). 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 cameraVGA
Main camera2 MP, 1600 x 1200 px


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 Q 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
Wi-FiWi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n
Bluetoothv4.0, A2DP
FM radioyes
USBmicroUSB 2.0
Headphone3.5 mm jack


The Li-Ion 650 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 Q is removable. You can simply buy a new piece from the open market and interchange it easily by yourself.

TypeLi-Ion 650 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.


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 Elephone Q, then don’t hesitate and signal the problem to us.

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