Ulefone Armor 7 is a rugged android phone and a flagship device from the Chinese company. It’s the first to hit the smartphone world with an impressive triple rear camera and also an Helio P90.
Ulefone Armor 7 Key Specs and Features
- 6.3 inches IPS LCD Display, 1080 x 2340 pixels, 19.5:9 ratio (~409 ppi)
- Android 9.0 (Pie)
- Octa-core Mediatek MT6779 Helio P90 (12 nm)
- 8GB RAM
- 128GB Built-in Storage up to 256GB Memory Card
- 48 MP + 16 MP + 8 MP Triple Rear Cameras
- 16 MP Front Camera
- Fingerprint (side-mounted)
- 4G LTE Network
- IP69K dust/water resistant
- Drop-to-concrete resistance from up to 1.2 m
- Fast battery charging 15W
- Fast wireless charging 10W
- Non-removable Li-Po 5500 mAh battery
Design and Display
In terms of body design, this is a classic phone and also a rugged device that you can throw at anybody without the fear of a broken screen. The company specially designed it to be tough and rough. The whole body features a combination of Polycarbonate, Metal, and Rubber.
Armor 7 also adopts a composition of matte and luster texture materials that are built to be both dust and water-resistant. Yes, it has an IP68/IP69K/MIL-STD-810G certification.
The maker claims that it will survive different kinds of water including water washing, rain splashing, dipping in the sea, scouring by water on the beach, and many more.
Behind the rugged panel is the camera modules while the fingerprint scanner is on the side for security. It measures 81 mm x 165.86 mm x 13.55 mm in dimensions and weighs 290 grams.
On the front, it wisely comes with a waterdrop notch that hosts the front camera. It has a screen display size of 6.3 inches making use of an IPS, LCD panel.
The screen, on the other hand, features an impressive resolution of 1080 x 2340 Pixels and 409 PPI density. Apart from the 2.5D curved glass, it also has a corning gorilla glass 5 which is scratch resistant.
The Ulefone Armor 7 is blessed with an impressive camera that you can use to capture your wonderful memories on the go.
The cameras are three including a 48MP main sensor, a 16MP night photography camera and lastly, is an 8MP telephoto camera.
It has an upgraded AI algorithm and f/1.7 aperture, which means users will be able to take more vivid and detailed photos. Additionally, the 16 MP night camera has an f/2.0 aperture.
As for the 8 MP telephoto lens, it will help you zoom in an object to bring it closer without compromising on the image quality. The front camera is 16 MP and it has Face unlock as an added security bonus.
Hardware and Software
The Ulefone Armor 7 has a powerful Helio P90 that is paired with ARM A75 and A55 cores and the maximum CPU frequency reaches 2.2GHz. The APU 2.0 AI engine helps the Helio P90 to approach the performance of a Qualcomm’s high-end chipsets.
Another good news is that the SOC has an ample RAM of 8GB. This, in other word means apps startup speed and gaming performance will be amazing.
Multitasking will also be free from lagging. The Ulefone Armor 7 has generous inbuilt storage of 128GB which is expandable via micro SD up to 512GB.
Battery and Network
Another top major highlight of this flagship rugged smartphone is the battery. The 5500 mAh promise to last approximately up to 17 hours of heavy usage. The company claims that the phone goes for 3 days on a single charge.
Well, the battery has fast charging technology which means charging it won’t take that much time. It has a dual SIM with 4G LTE Network. Other features on the device include Qi 10W wireless charging, fingerprint scanner and NFC with Google Pay.
Ulefone Armor 7 Price and Availability
The Ulefone Armor 7 is now available at a price of about $359.99. This convert to 132,000 Naira in Nigeria. While in Ghana, it will sell for 2,000 Ghs and 36,500 Ksh in Kenya.
Ulefone Armor 7 Specs
Here are a few specs of the Ulefone Armor 7:
- Platform: Android 9.0 (Pie)
- Processor: Mediatek MT6779 Helio P90 (12 nm), Octa-core (2×2.2 GHz Cortex-A75 & 6×2.0 GHz Cortex-A55)
- GPU: PowerVR GM9446
- Memory: 8GB RAM
- Colours: Black
- Dimension: 165.9 x 81 x 13.6 mm
- Weight: 290 grams
- SIM Type: Nano-SIM, dual stand-by
- SIM Count: Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)
- Display: 6.3 inches IPS LCD Display, 1080 x 2340 pixels, 19.5:9 ratio (~409 ppi)
- Screen Protection: Yes
- Foldable Display: No
- Rear Camera: 48 MP (wide) + 16 MP (wide) + 8 MP (telephoto) triple rear cameras, 2160p@30fps, 1080p@30fps
- Rear Camera Features: 5-LED flash, HDR, panorama
- Front Camera: 16 MP, 1080p@30fps
- Built-in Storage: 128GB
- Memory Card Support: Yes, microSDXC (uses shared SIM slot)
- Bundled Cloud Storage: Yes
- 2G GSM: Yes, GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 – SIM 1 & SIM 2
- 2G CDMA 1X: Yes, CDMA 800 / 1900
- 3G WCDMA: Yes, HSDPA 800 / 850 / 900 / 1700(AWS) / 1900 / 2100
- 3G CDMA EVDO: Yes, CDMA2000 1xEV-DO
- 4G LTE: Yes, LTE band 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(1700/2100), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 12(700), 13(700), 17(700), 18(800), 19(800), 20(800), 25(1900), 26(850), 28(700), 34(2000), 38(2600), 39(1900), 40(2300), 41(2500)
- 5G: No
Internet & Connectivity
- GPRS: Yes
- EDGE: Yes
- 3G/WCDMA/HSPA: Yes
- HSPA+: Yes
- CDMA EVDO: Yes
- 4G LTE: Yes
- 5G: No
- WLAN: Yes, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot
- Wi-Fi Hotspot: Yes
- Bluetooth: Yes
- NFC: Yes
- Infrared Blaster: No
- USB Port: Yes, 2.0, Type-C 1.0 reversible connector, USB On-The-Go
- SMS/MMS: Yes
- Instant Messaging: Yes
- Push Emails: Yes
- Email Protocol: Yes
- Music Player: Yes
- Video Player: Yes
- FM Radio: Yes
- Loudspeaker: Yes
- 3.5mm Jack: No
- Navigation: Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS, GALILEO, BDS
- Maps: Yes
Sensors & Control
- Digital Compass: Yes
- Accelerometer: Yes
- Proximity Sensor: Yes
- Light Sensor: Yes
- Barometer: Yes
- SpO2: No
- Pedometer: Yes
- Heart Rate Monitor: No
- Gyroscope: Yes
- Fingerprint Scanner: Yes, (side-mounted)
- Iris Scanner: No
- Face Unlock: Yes
- Stylus Pen: No
- Intelligent Digital Assistant: Yes
- Motion Sensing / Gesture Control: Yes
- Voice Control: Yes
- Video Streaming: Yes
- Active Noise Cancellation: Yes
- Wireless Charging: Yes
- Built-in Mobile Payment: Yes
- Water Resistant: Yes
- Dust Resistant: Yes
- Image Editor: Yes
- Video Editor: Yes
- Document Viewer: Yes
- Document Editor: Yes
- Battery: Non-Bemovable Li-Po 5500 mAh battery
- Talktime: –
- Standby Time: –
- Fast Charging: Yes