Gigabyte GSmart G1342 (2011) review

Android OS v4.0 (Ice Cream Sandwich)
Qualcomm Snapdragon S1 MSM7225AA
Adreno 200
512 MB / 1 GB
3.5 inches (320 x 480 px)
3.15 MP, 2048 x 1536 px

Gigabyte announced the launch of the GSmart G1342 smartphone in 2011. The manufacturer is offering the Gigabyte GSmart G1342 phone with 3.5 inches display, Qualcomm Snapdragon S1 MSM7225AA chipset, 512 MB of RAM and 1 GB of internal storage.

The Gigabyte GSmart G1342 comes with Android OS v4.0 (Ice Cream Sandwich) out of the box, and a Li-Ion 1500 mAh battery. The 3.5 inches phone comes with a TFT display (320 x 480 px).

Gigabyte GSmart G1342 specifications

NameGSmart G1342
Release date2011


The weight of Gigabyte GSmart G1342 is about 4.48 oz with battery, which is average compared to most of the smartphones with same size. The dimensions of this Gigabyte phone are average (4.76 x 2.46 x 0.49 inches).

Weight4.48 oz
Dimensions4.76 x 2.46 x 0.49 inches
SIM typeMini SIM


The Gigabyte GSmart G1342 comes with Android OS v4.0 (Ice Cream Sandwich) 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 v4.0 (Ice Cream Sandwich)
SoCQualcomm Snapdragon S1 MSM7225AA
CPU800 MHz Cortex-A5
GPUAdreno 200


The size of GSmart G1342 screen is measured diagonally, from corner to corner. The 3.5 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 3.5 inches TFT display of Gigabyte GSmart G1342 with 320 x 480 px resolution is multitouch capable.

Display typeTFT
Screen size3.5 inches
Resolution320 x 480 px
Multitouch supportyes


The internal memory of Gigabyte GSmart G1342 (512 MB) cannot be expanded, but the internal storage (1 GB) can be expanded with a compatible microSD card.

Internal storage1 GB
Memory card slotmicroSD


The camera of the GSmart G1342 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 camerano
Main camera3.15 MP, 2048 x 1536 px


The Gigabyte GSmart G1342 supports 2G and 3G networks only. 3G is obsolete now, because most phones can use 4G and 5G networks.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 GSmart G1342 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
Wi-FiWi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n
Bluetoothv3.0, A2DP
FM radioyes
USBmicroUSB 2.0
Headphone3.5 mm jack


The Li-Ion 1500 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 GSmart G1342 is removable. You can simply buy a new piece from the open market and interchange it easily by yourself.

TypeLi-Ion 1500 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 Gigabyte phones come 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 Gigabyte GSmart G1342 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 doesn't support fast charging technology.

Sensorsaccelerometer, light, proximity
SpecialsDual SIM

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 Gigabyte GSmart G1342, then don’t hesitate and signal the problem to us.

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