Only a few weeks after the 50 Helium Plus and 55 Helium Plus were introduced, ARCHOS has another entry into the mobile arena in the form of the 50d Helium Android smartphone. Okay, so the French phone manufacturer just added a ‘d’ to the 50 Helium but this one boasts of a slimmer design and more power with 4G connectivity. This new ARCHOS phone looks elegant with the smooth edges and clean lines. It actually looks premium but don’t be fooled because this one is very affordable at only $129.
The ARCHOS 50d Helium features a 5-inch HD IPS display screen, a 13 megapixel rear camera, 5 megapixel front-facing camera, 4G connectivity, 1GB RAM, Quad-Core SnapDragon 410 processor, Dual SIM native support, 8GB built-in storage, and 2100mAh battery. Phone comes with an intuitive interface that allows easy navigation, all thanks to Android 5.1 Lollipop. The dual cameras can capture stunning photos and selfies and the dual SIM support allows two mobile networks to run on the phone simultaneously.
The ARCHOS 50d Helium 4G’s design is nature-inspired. It’s 4G/LTE capability offers fast mobile Internet connection speed for faster web browsing, online gaming, quick access to cloud storage, and Full HD video streaming. The HD screen is ideal for viewing photos and videos because of the 1280 x 720 resolution. You’ll see vivid and bright colors all the time plus extra wide viewing angles made possible by the IPS screen technology.
No information on availability has been provided yet but at least we know it will be $129. That’s super cheap for a 4G/LTE capable smartphone.