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Plum Gator 3 (2016) review

Android OS v6.0 (Marshmallow)
Mediatek MT6580
Mali-400 MP2
1 GB / 8 GB
4 inches (480 x 800 px)
8 MP, 3264 x 2448 px, autofocus

Plum announced the launch of the Gator 3 smartphone in 2016. The manufacturer is offering the Plum Gator 3 phone with 4 inches display, Mediatek MT6580 chipset, 1 GB of RAM and 8 GB of internal storage.

The Plum Gator 3 comes with Android OS v6.0 (Marshmallow) out of the box, and a Li-Po 2400 mAh battery. The 4 inches phone comes with IPS display (480 x 800 px). The IPS display provides enhanced features, such as optimal viewing angles, color accuracy, invariable color reproduction and better power consumption.

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Plum Gator 3 specifications

BrandPlum
NameGator 3
ModelZ405
Release date2016

Body

The weight of Plum Gator 3 is about 5.15 oz with battery, which is average compared to most of the smartphones with same size. The dimensions of this Plum phone are average (5.41 x 2.91 x 0.66 inches).

Weight5.15 oz
Dimensions5.41 x 2.91 x 0.66 inches
Colorsblack, gray
SIM typeMicro SIM

System

The Plum Gator 3 comes with Android OS v6.0 (Marshmallow) out of the box, but it is upgradable to the next OS.

OS versionAndroid OS v6.0 (Marshmallow)
SoCMediatek MT6580
CPUQuad-core 1.3 GHz Cortex-A7
GPUMali-400 MP2

Display

The size of Gator 3 screen is measured diagonally, from corner to corner. The 4 inches IPS display of Plum Gator 3 with 480 x 800 px resolution is multitouch capable.

Display typeIPS
Screen size4 inches
Resolution480 x 800 px
Multitouch supportyes

Memory

The internal memory of Plum Gator 3 (1 GB) cannot be expanded, but the internal storage (8 GB) can be expanded with a compatible microSD card.

RAM1 GB
Internal storage8 GB
Memory card slotmicroSD

Camera

The camera of the Gator 3 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 camera1.3 MP
Main camera8 MP, 3264 x 2448 px, autofocus
FlashLED

Connectivity

The Plum Gator 3 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 Gator 3 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
GPSA-GPS
NFCno
FM radioyes
USBmicroUSB 2.0
Headphone3.5 mm jack

Battery

The Li-Po 2400 mAh battery gives the smartphone a good battery backup. The lithium polymer (Li-Po) battery is a thin, light-weight, rechargeable battery. No periodic discharge is needed and charging can be done at random. The battery of Gator 3 is removable. You can simply buy a new piece from the open market and interchange it easily by yourself.

TypeLi-Po 2400 mAh

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 Plum 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 Plum Gator 3 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. The Gator 3 is a safe and durable IP68 dustproof and waterproof smartphone built for outdoor usage. This smartphone doesn't support fast charging technology.

Sensorsaccelerometer, light, proximity
SpecialsDual SIM, Certified IP68 dustproof and waterproof, Corning Gorilla Glass 3
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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 Plum Gator 3, then don’t hesitate and signal the problem to us.

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