Starmobile Announces Budget, LTE-capable Play LiTE Smartphone


Starmobile has added a new budget smartphone in their lineup today, dubbed the Play LiTE. The new phone promises to deliver LTE capability under the 4K price tag.

The Play LiTE is equipped with a 5-inch display, a quad-core processor, 8-megapixel rear camera with 5-megapixel front, as well as LTE capability, with the all important 700MHz compatibility for faster internet speeds. A 3000mAh battery keeps the lights on.

Starmobile’s official release omitted a few important specs like storage, RAM and operating system, but assume that the phone won’t go over 16GB storage and 1GB RAM because of its pricing.

The Starmobile Play LiTE is priced at Php 3,990 and comes with a SUPER PACK 600 Smart Prepaid SIM that includes up to 600MB of free data every month.


Just as mentioned in the comment section, there is now a more complete spec sheet on Starmobile’s website and here it is:

Starmobile PLAY LiTE Specifications

  • 1.0GHz MediaTek MT 6735M quad-core processor
  • 1GB of RAM
  • Mali T-720 GPU
  • 5-Inch FWVGA Multitouch Capacitive Touchscreen, 480×854 Resolution
  • 8GB of storage (Expandable up to 32GB)
  • 8-megapixel rear camera with AF and BSI
  • 5-megapixel front camera
  • 3G, LTE (700MHz LTE Readt)
  • WiFi, Bluetooth, GPS, A-GPS
  • 3000mAh Battery
  • Android 6.0 Marshmallow

John Nieves

John is a veteran technology and gadget journalist with more than 10 years of experience both in print and online. When not writing about technology, he frequently gets lost in the boonies playing soldier.

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