The QMobile Bolt A4 is the perfect smartphone for anyone on a tight budget or anyone looking to buy their first smartphone. It offers plausible specifications at an extremely sensible price. With Android 2.3 Gingerbread and a 1GHz processor onboard, there is no limit to the customization and functionality you can obtain. Its 4" WVGA Display allows you to do more with the countless apps and games available on the Google Play Store. The 2MP rear camera is useful for capturing and making everyday moments memorable. The front facing Smart Camera enables you to connect with your loved ones, using services such as Skype. Given its price point, the QMobile Bolt A4 has a lot more to offer than one would assume. There is a surprise waiting every step of the way!
The QMobile Bolt A4 comes with a 1GHz CPU, which is ample power for performing average daily tasks. It has a RAM of 256MB and internal storage of 512MB. If the storage available proves to be insufficient for you, there is a very useful Micro SD slot that supports SD cards of up to 32GB. The Bolt A4 has Wi-Fi, GPRS/EDGE and Bluetooth support. You can surf the web, watch online videos and play multiplayer games using these connectivity features. However, if you are ever offline, features like FM Radio are there to keep you company; you can also pack a decent amount of entertainment in an SD card.
The selling point of the Bolt A4 is the 4” WVGA display. You can enjoy all your content on this satisfactory and very adequate display, including games, movies etc. The Bolt A4 features a 2MP camera, which can be used to capture photos and videos alike. It also has a secondary “Smart Camera” which enables you, the user, to video chat with the utmost comfort. This phone also has the capability of operating two SIMs simultaneously. It comes with a 1,500mAh battery that gets you through an average day of usage, smoothly.
The QMobile Bolt A4 runs the world’s most popular mobile OS i.e. Android. It has Android 2.3 Gingerbread onboard. There are millions of apps and games available, which should be compatible with this phone, on the Google Play Store. The Bolt A4 is more than capable of handling casual gaming. This phone comes with a few essential apps pre-installed like Camera and Gallery apps. Many refined and enriched alternatives to those default apps are available on the Play Store as well.
Android is particularly known for its highly customizable nature. That customization is more than just skin-deep. The user can make changes to the wallpaper, the launcher, the icons, the sounds, the lock screen and the notifications; almost everything can be adjusted according to the user’s preference!
The QMobile Bolt A4 is a great budget, entry-level smartphone. If you are looking to buy your first smartphone, the Bolt A4 is the way to go! However, that it is in the case that you have a very low budget. If you are willing to stretch it a little bit, you can get better low-end devices, including QMobile made smartphones. We still think that this phone would be perfect for a first timer, as it would allow him/her to get an understanding of how smartphones work and what they can offer. At this point, it seems highly appropriate to call the QMobile Bolt A4, “The (budget) doorway to smartphones”!
|Platform||Android 2.3 Gingerbread|
|Frequency Band||GSM 900/1800|
|Expandable Memory||Yes (up to 32GB)|