UPDATE: Ulefone Tiger went on sale globally for $119.99, last week. It is now available via Pre-Sell on Gearbest between October 17 to 24, with huge discount of $20 USD. So now you can grab it for just $99.99 per unit. It is normally sold at $119.99. Hence the consumers will get a $20 discount.
Ulefone Products has added one more member to its budget smartphone series, named the Ulefone Tiger. It comes with great features for an aggressive price of $119.99 USD, but that is how most of the Ulefone smartphones are priced. This new Ulefone smartphone packed in all metal, sports a new innovative and meticulous design with a fingerprint sensor. It looks like a promising budget device which can surely stand strongly in the competition.
Ulefone Tiger is made mostly of metal, 2.5D glass and plastic. The back is encased in a metal panel with brushed finish, where the front has glass. Sides are protected with a metal strip with diamond cut edges to enhance the look. The overall look of the device is impressive.
Camera is a key feature on this device, and this time Ulefone has fixed a 5-megapixel front snapper to upgrade the selfie experience. The rear camera comes with a Samsung / Sony sensor, and with an 8-megapixel and dual tone LED flash, which is great at this price range.
It also offers a fingerprint sensor with Touch ID Technology, can unlock the device in 0.2 seconds with a 99 percent success rate. It supports up to 5 different fingerprint IDs to access various applications. It is also one of the cheapest smartphones to offer a fingerprint sensor.
The display is 5.5 inches is size and flaunts very acceptable HD (1280 x 720 pixels) resolution. A 2.5D curved and Corning Gorilla Glass 3 on the device, thus you can be assured of protection against scratches. The handset is powered by a 1.3GHz quad-core processor that’s backed by MediaTek MT6737 SoC, aided by 2GB of RAM, and 16GB of internal storage which can be further expanded up to 128GB via MicroSD card slot.
Ulefone Tiger is running Android 6.0 Marshmallow OS out of the box and battery capacity is where the device impressed us most. The 4200mAh battery can easily carry even demanding users comfortably beyond one day mark. It is rated to deliver up to 2 days of regular usage time and up to 550 hours of standby time. Connectivity features include 4G LTE, 3G HSPA+, WiFi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.0, GPS, A-GPS, 3.5mm jack and dual SIM functionality.
Ulefone Tiger Price & Availability
The smartphone is currently available for pre-order on the official GearBest website at just $119.99 USD. Pre-orders have started from 12th October, and the phone will start shipping from 23rd November.