iLA R17 (2019) review

Android OS v8.1 (Oreo)
Mediatek MT6739
PowerVR GE8100
2 GB / 64 GB
3.5 inches (340 x 800 px)
8 MP, 3264 x 2448 px, autofocus

iLA announced the launch of the R17 smartphone in 2019. The manufacturer is offering the iLA R17 phone with 3.5 inches display, Mediatek MT6739 chipset, 2 GB of RAM and 64 GB of internal storage.

The iLA R17 comes with Android OS v8.1 (Oreo) out of the box, and a Li-Ion 2200 mAh battery. The 3.5 inches phone comes with a high resolution IPS display (340 x 800 px).

iLA R17 specifications

Release date2019


The weight of iLA R17 is about 3.53 oz with battery, which is average compared to most of the smartphones with same size. The dimensions of this iLA phone are average (3.94 x 1.73 x 0.28 inches).

Weight3.53 oz
Dimensions3.94 x 1.73 x 0.28 inches
Colorsblack, blue, purple, red
SIM typeNano SIM


The iLA R17 comes with Android OS v8.1 (Oreo) 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. We use AnTuTu app to measure general processing performance. AnTuTu Benchmark is the most popular benchmark app for Android phones.

OS versionAndroid OS v8.1 (Oreo)
SoCMediatek MT6739
CPUQuad-core 1.5 GHz Cortex-A53
GPUPowerVR GE8100
PerformanceAnTuTu v9: 56862


The size of R17 screen is measured diagonally, from corner to corner. The 3.5 inches phone comes with IPS display. The IPS display provides enhanced features, such as optimal viewing angles, color accuracy, invariable color reproduction and better power consumption. The 3.5 inches IPS display of iLA R17 with 340 x 800 px resolution is multitouch capable.

Display typeIPS
Screen size3.5 inches
Resolution340 x 800 px
Multitouch supportyes


The internal memory of iLA R17 (2 GB) cannot be expanded, but the internal storage (64 GB) can be expanded with a compatible microSD card.

Internal storage64 GB
Memory card slotmicroSD


The camera of the R17 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 camera5 MP
Main camera8 MP, 3264 x 2448 px, autofocus


The iLA R17 supports 2G, 3G and 4G/LTE networks. 4G is the fourth generation of mobile phone technology. 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 R17 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
Bluetoothv4.0, A2DP
FM radioyes
USBmicroUSB 2.0
Headphone3.5 mm jack


The Li-Ion 2200 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 R17 is removable. You can simply buy a new piece from the open market and interchange it easily by yourself.

TypeLi-Ion 2200 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 R17 phone has a fingerprint scanner. This sensor identifies and authenticates the fingerprints of an individual in order to grant or deny access to a smartphone. This iLA 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 iLA R17 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, fingerprint, 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 iLA R17, then don’t hesitate and signal the problem to us.

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