The domestic smartphone manufacturer, Swipe, has come up with a new phone in the budget category. It is named as Swipe Elite Max and it is priced at Rs. 10,999. The highlight of the phone is 4 GB RAM, which is very rare in this category. Apart from that it comes with 4G VoLTE support, which makes it completely compatible with the Reliance JIO network. Let us now take a look at the Pros & Cons and Common Queries about Swipe Elite Max.
- 4 GB RAM
- 4G VoLTE support
- Good display
- Good build quality
- Enough storage
- Fingerprint sensor
- No dedicated microSD slot
- Average camera
Swipe Elite Max Specifications
|Key Specs||Swipe Elite Max|
|Display||5.5 inch IPS LCD display|
|Screen Resolution||1920x1080 pixels (FHD)|
|Operating System||Android 6.0 Marshmallow|
|Processor||1.4 GHz octa core|
|Chipset||Qualcomm MSM8937 Snapdragon 430|
|Memory||4 GB RAM|
|Inbuilt Storage||32 GB|
|Storage upgrade||Yes, up to 64 GB via microSD card|
|Primary Camera||13 MP with PDAF and LED Flash|
|Secondary Camera||8 MP|
Question- How is the Design and Build Quality?
Answer– Swipe Elite Max has a 5.5 inch display with a metal (titanium) frame and glass at the back. The metal frame is only 1.0 mm in thickness. The phone has a round shaped fingerprint sensor on the back. Overall dimensions of the phone are 76.6 mm x 155 mm x 7.7 mm. The phone has a premium design and build quality. Let us now take a look at the phone from all the angles.
Question- How is the Display Quality ?
Answer– It features a 5.5 inch IPS display with a screen resolution of 1920×1080 pixels (FHD). It comes with a 2.5D curved glass on the top. The touch response is smooth, viewing angles are good and outdoor visibility is average. Overall, the display quality is good for the price.
Question – What is the hardware used inside?
Answer– Swipe Elite Max is powered by a 1.4 GHz octa core processor with Qualcomm MSM8937 Snapdragon 430 chipset. It has 4 GB RAM and 32 GB internal storage that is expandable up to 64 GB via microSD card through a hybrid slot.
Question – What are the Camera Specifications?
Answer– It is equipped with a 13 MP primary camera with PDAF and LED flash. On the front its has a 8 MP shooter.
Question – Does it support Full-HD Video-Recording?
Answer– Yes, it supports Full HD video recording @ 35 fps.
Question- How is the camera performance on Swipe Elite Max?
Answer– The camera quality is average, shutter speed suffers in low light, pictures look overexposed in day light but autofocus is quick in good light. Take a look at the camera sample below.
Question – What are the battery specifications?
Answer- It is backed by a 3000 mAh Li-ion battery.
Question – Does it support Fast charging?
Question- Does Swipe Elite Max Have Dual SIM Slots?
Answer– Yes, it has dual SIM Slots. The second SIM slot of this dual SIM phone accepts either a nano SIM card or a microSD Memory Card.
Question – Does it have a 3.5 MM audio jack?
Question – Does it have a USB type C port?
Question – Does it support USB OTG?
Question- Does the Swipe Elite Max Have microSD Expansion option?
Answer– Yes, up to 64 GB.
Question – Does it have a dedicated microSD slot?
Answer– No, it does not have a dedicated microSD slot.
Question- Does the Swipe Elite Max support Adaptive Brightness?
Question- Which OS version, type runs on the phone?
Answer– Swipe Elite runs on Android v 6.0 Marshmallow.
Question – Are navigation keys backlit?
Answer– Navigation keys are on display.
Question – What are the connectivity options ?
Answer– Connectivity options include wifi 802.11 b/g/n, bluetooth v4.0, micro USB, GPS, USB OTG, 2G, 3G and 4G with VoLTE.
Question – What are the sensors on board?
Answer– It has Finger Print Sensor, GPL, Magnetic and Gyroscope sensors.
Question- How much RAM was free on first boot?
Answer– 2.2 GB was free out of 4GB
Question- How much storage is available for users?
Answer– 25.25 GB is available to users
Question- What are the benchmark scores for Swipe Elite Max?
|Benchmark App||Benchmark Scores|
|Geekbench||Single Core - 627
Multi Core - 2023
Question – What are the dimensions of the phone?
Answer– Its dimensions are 76.6 mm x 155 mm x 7.7 mm.
Question- Can you move apps to SD card on the Swipe Elite Max?
Question- Does the Swipe Elite Max offer theme options to choose from?
Question- How is the Call quality?
Answer– Call quality is good.
Question- What Color Variants are Available for Swipe Elite Max?
Answer– Only black color is available.
Question- Does it support VoLTE?
Question- Does It Support Tap Wake up Commands?
Question- Does Swipe Elite Max have heating issues?
Answer– Very little under normal usage conditions. Not tested for gaming.
Question- Can the Swipe Elite Max be connected to a Bluetooth Headset?
Question- Mobile Hotspot Internet Sharing Supported?
Question- When the phone will be up for sale?
Answer– It is available on Flipkart, priced at Rs. 10,999.
Swipe Elite max has a good build quality, average processor, large RAM, enough internal storage, average camera, nice battery, fingerprint sensor and 4G VoLTE support.
It does not have a dedicated microSD slot. With all these things it is priced at Rs. 10,999. At this price point it will directly compete with Xiaomi Redmi Note 3. Redmi Note 3 has a better processor, camera and battery when compared with this device. But it has bigger RAM and it is priced lesser than the latter, which makes it quite attractive at this price.