Kata Selfie First Impressions – The Selfie Focused Contender?

The call for for selfie-targeted handsets assists in keeping on rising these days. It is a main reason smartphone makers around the globe assists in keeping on stepping-up their sport on this division in pursuit of the most efficient selfies conceivable on a cell phone.
Kata Selfie First Impressions - The Selfie Focused Contender?
Meet Kata Selfie, a telephone with 18 MP flipping digicam!

A kind of manufacturers is Kata who just lately offered the “Selfie” for this Vacation season. It is a distinctive taking a look tool with suave flipping digicam module at 18 mega-pixels. This merely signifies that the digicam can each be used to take selfie-portraits or landscapes with the similar high quality in a turn! On most sensible of that, the Kata Selfie could also be their very best spec’ed providing as of this writing.

Will the ones characteristics be sufficient to warrant its good fortune on this “selfie crazed” nation? It is time to test it out!

Disclaimer: This unit used to be seeded through Kata Philippines for a decent overview.

Kata Selfie Specifications

Show: 5.5 Inch FHD 1920 x 1080 answer w/ Gorilla Glass coverage at 401 ppi
CPU: 1.3 GHz 64 Bit MT6753 octa core processor
GPU: Mali T720
ROM: 32 GB expandable by the use of micro SD card slot
Digicam: 18 MP Sony flipping digicam w/ AF and twin tone LED flash
Battery: 3,000 mAh
OS: Android 6.0 Marshmallow OS
Connectivity: WiFi, 3G, LTE, Bluetooth 4.1, GPS, A GPS, twin SIM (hybrid)
Sensors: Gravity, proximity, mild
Others: Fingerprint scanner, 8 Ohms speaker, Colours: darkish gray, white
Dimensions: 154.6 x 78 x 8.5 mm
Weight: 169 g
Worth: PHP 11,999

Be aware: We were given our overview unit barebones, however the telephone will include a 2A wall charger, lengthy USB to micro USB cable, earphones w/ mic, and handbook e book.

Construct High quality / Design

Digicam on commonplace mode, fingerprint scanner, microphone, and unmarried speaker at the back of

On first glance, the Kata Selfie seems to be worthy of its midrange pricing.  It is constituted of a mix of smartly delicate curved steel body w/ clean chamfered decrease edge, onerous plastic again duvet, and Gorilla Glass secure 2.5D curved glass. The matte end on its plastic again duvet is not at risk of fingerprint scratches and smudges as smartly.
When the digicam is flipped, the Kata Selfie looks as if a telephone from the long run!

My fear this is its flipping digicam module as open and shutting it continuously may trigger some injury. Thankfully, Kata mentioned that it may possibly live to tell the tale flipping as much as 1,000,000 occasions with out harmful its digicam. That continues to be confirmed although.

3.5 mm headphone jack on most sensible
Micro USB port and another mic below
Micro USB port and some other mic under
Eject-able hybrid SIM tray on the left side
Eject-ready hybrid SIM tray at the left aspect
Easy to locate volume rocker and power button at right
Simple to find quantity rocker and tool button at proper

Design-sensible, it is a lovely just right taking a look telephone despite the fact that its body and black border bezels are quite thicker than my liking. The steel body end at the aspects along side is 2.5D curved glass are aesthetically fulfilling to the eyes. Plus, the when the digicam module is flipped it makes the telephone have that futuristic attraction.

This telephone additionally has usual ports and button placements. It simply does not have bodily capacitive keys, however we are normally k with it. It is usually a pleasure to carry because of its rounded corners, delicate edges, and no longer that heavy construct.

Preliminary Findings

1. The FHD IPS display of this telephone is sharp and shiny! Then again, the black border bezels are thicker than our liking.
2. It is buold could also be thick, however it light-weight and feels sturdy sufficient to resist day by day abuse!
3. The flipping digicam module is a long way from gimmicky and its simple to make use of. This could be great for individuals who desires the similar digicam high quality for your back and front digicam.
4. Kata’s UI does not have an app drawer, however its more uncomplicated to make use of for us.
5. OTG and fingerprint scanner works, however there is no LED notification.

Digicam teasers

Daylight selfie test
Sunlight selfie take a look at
Daylight selfie test
Sunlight selfie take a look at

As of the instant

We are relatively happy with what we noticed with Kata’s greatest but. It has first rate construct high quality and interesting futuristic design and the 18 MP flipping digicam module which is able to take first rate footage does not really feel gimmicky in any respect.

Then again, additionally it is a proven fact that this handset does not have the most efficient specifications within the hotly contested sub PHP 12Ok vary. So, will its huge 18 MP digicam sufficient to draw doable consumers? Be careful for our complete overview quickly!


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