|Release Date in Philippines|
|Processor frequency||1 GHz|
|Display diagonal||10.2 cm (4")|
|Ports & interfaces|
|USB connector type||Micro-USB|
|Headphone connectivity||3.5 mm|
|SIM card capability||Dual SIM|
|2G standards||EDGE, GPRS, GSM|
|Wi-Fi standards||IEEE 802.11b,IEEE 802.11g,IEEE 802.11n|
|2G bands (primary SIM)||850,900,1800,1900 MHz|
|3G bands supported||850,2100 MHz|
|RAM capacity||0.5 GB|
|Internal storage capacity||4 GB|
|Compatible memory cards||MicroSD (TransFlash)|
|Maximum memory card size||64 GB|
|Operating system installed||Android 4.4.2|
|Rear camera type||Single camera|
|Rear camera flash||Yes|
|Rear camera resolution (numeric)||5 MP|
|Front camera type||Single camera|
|Front camera resolution (numeric)||2 MP|
|Battery capacity||1300 mAh|
|Colour of product||Blue|
|Subscription type||No subscription|
The Cherry Mobile Flare Lite is an entry-level device that is equipped with decent features including an expandable 4GB internal storage, dual-sim slot, and connectivity options such as Wi-Fi and Bluetooth. It’s the ideal device if you’re looking for a cheap bare-bones phone for placing calls, sending text messages, and other essential smartphone functions. Here is a rundown of its specs and features.
The Cherry Mobile Flare Lite is equipped with an aluminum front panel and a polycarbonate shell at the back. On the front, you will find the 4-inch 480 x 800p capacitive display and the 2MP selfie camera that takes decent shots for your social networks. The Flare Lite has an ergonomic design that is easy to hold with one hand. On the back, you will get access to the 5MP camera and the polycarbonate exterior that feels nice to the touch. In addition, it comes in a variety of colors, such as Red, Pink, Black, Yellow, White, Green, and Blue.
With its capacitive touchscreen display, expect a pleasant viewing experience on the Flare Lite while browsing your favorite websites and playing mobile games. You will also enjoy watching your favorite TV shows and movies, as its 4-inch Capacitive Touchscreen display offers a pixel density of 233ppi.
The Flare Lite is powered by a MediaTek MT6572 processor with 2 cores clocked at 1GHz. Coupled with a 512MB RAM and 4GB internal storage, the device delivers enough performance when running various apps and games. With its decent processor, you can switch in between a few apps seamlessly. Also, navigating through the device’s neat interface is smooth, thanks to its Android 4.4.2 KitKat OS. Overall, the Flare Lite is one of the few devices in the budget segment that can deliver a smooth performance.
Cherry Mobile equipped a 5MP rear sensor on the Flare Lite. While the image quality is not on par with mid-range phones, the Flare Lite’s primary camera offers decent shots with good color reproduction and amount of detail.
The Flare Lite houses a 1300 mAh battery capacity which can last through the day on light use of various smartphone functions. Even after a day of browsing websites, sending text messages, gaming, placing calls, etc., you will still have enough battery left at the end of the day.
As of writing, the Cherry Mobile Flare Lite retails at around PHP 2,600. With this inexpensive mobile phone, you’ll get a range of good features as already mentioned.