HomTom HT26 8GB

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HT26 8GB: Android 7.0, September 2017, 5 megapixel camera, MT6737, quad-core, thin, HSDPA/LTE (up to 150 Mbit/s), 8 GB internal storage , 1GB RAM, Dual SIM, 4.5 inch

The HomTom HT26 8GB is just a nice device. Some features are not as good as the more expensive models, but if you do not need the features, it is better to buy the HomTom.

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Description of the HomTom HT26 8GB:

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The HomTom HT26 8GB was launched in September 2017. The smartphone comes with a 4,5 inch screen with a resolution of 480 x 854 pixels.

This HomTom is powered by a MediaTek MT6737 64-bit chip with a 1,25 GHz Quad-Core processor. This chipset has a quad-core processor with 1024 MB RAM. With a thickness of 8.9 millimeters, the device is not too thick. This phone weighs 180 grams.

The HT26 8GB has a 5 megapixel camera. You can also use the 2 megapixel selfie camera for video calling, for example.

Pros

  • 5 megapixel camera
  • Quad core processor
  • Not too thick with 8.9 millimeters
  • (Relatively) new operating system: Android 7.0 (Nougat)
  • HSDPA, LTE support for super fast internet
  • Dual SIM

Negatives

  • If you import this device it may take longer before it is delivered
  • With a 2100 mAh battery you may have to recharge in between
  • Too little RAM for an Android system
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Call & data functions

The HomTom HT26 8GB supports frequencies from international networks with which you can use the fast LTE network. The speed of LTE is perfect for intensive use of internet on the road where the speed does not differ much from home. Please note that it is very fast and you do not take out a small data plan, because the data is used up before you realize it. You can also connect via WiFi at home or at the office.

Dual-sim

This phone is a dual sim device, so you can store two SIM cards in it.

Memory and connection options

The HomTom HT26 8GB has 1024 MB of RAM (1 GB) and 1024 MB internal storage . Expandable memory: microSD up to 32GB. There is a USB connection, you can use this to exchange data with your laptop or to charge your device. Connecting Bluetooth headsets or car kits is no problem.

Do you take a lot of photos and videos? Then the storage of 8 GB is less suitable. You may need to clean your phone after a while. Furthermore, there are of course possibilities to expand storage in the cloud, such as with Google Drive or Dropbox.

Screen & operation

The phone is operated via the large 4,5 inch touchscreen.The HomTom HT26 8GB can display up to a 16 millions colors. This screen has a resolution of 480 x 854 pixels. With 218 pixels per inch, this High density screen is excellent and easy to read. There are screens with a larger resolution for sale.

Operating system

Android 7.0 (Nougat). The major changes compared to the previous version are

  • Support for VR with Google Daydream
  • Multi-window support
  • Respond immediately to messages without leaving your open application
  • New quick settings menu
  • Bundled notifications
  • Improved standby time
  • Better performance

Android 7