Swipe, the Indian mobile manufacturer has recently launched the Swipe Elite 2. Considering the price of Rupees 4,666, it is the Cheapest 4G Smartphone available in the market. Adding to specifications, it has 4.5 inches QHD powered by the 1.3 GHz Quad-Core Processor and 1GB of RAM. The Swipe Elite 2 comes with 8MP rear camera with LED Flash and 5MP front camera. The phone runs on Android Lollipop 5.1 powered by the Freedom OS 1.1. It is the dual SIM 4G Smartphone bundled with 1900 mAh battery. The Elite 2 has 8GB of Internal storage and supports SD Card up to 32GB. Here are the Swipe Elite 2 Pros and Cons, FAQ and user queries answered.
Swipe Elite 2 FAQ & User Queries
Q: What are the box content of the phone?
A: Handset, Silicon Case, Scratch guard, Battery, Charger Adaptor, USB Cable, User manual and Warranty Card. The Earphone is not provided with the phone inside the box.
Q: How is the screen and the built quality of the Elite 2?
A: The quality of the screen is good and there are little slow response with touch input but considering the price it is adjustable. Talking about the build, the phones feels very slim and weightless and the silicon case gave it extra grip to hold.
Here is the Unboxing and HandsOn video of Swipe Elite 2
Q: Does the Swipe Elite 2 comes with Corning Gorilla Glass Protection?
A: No, it does not have any Gorillas Glass protection but the phone comes with preinstalled Scratch guard to protect the display from the scratches. But I highly recommend to apply the Tempered glass if possible.
Q: Does the phone has OTG Support?
A: No, the Swipe Elite 2 does not have the OTG Connectivity support.
Q: What is the free RAM available in the device after the first boot?
A: Out of 1GB around 531 MB is free after the first boot.
Q: Can we move Apps and Games to Micro SD Card?
A: Yes, the Apps and Games can be moved the external SD Card.
Q: Does the three navigation buttons are backlit enabled?
A: No the navigation buttons are not backlit enabled.
Q: Does the Swipe Elite 2 has the LED notification light?
A: No, there is no LED light for the notification purpose.
Q: How is the camera quality of the phone?
A: Considering the price, I must say the camera quality is really very good. I have also attached some camera samples of Swipe Elite 2.
Q: How is the gaming performance?
A: I tried playing some of the midrange games like Subway surfers, Temple run 2 and it performed without any issue. But I haven’t tried any HD games considering the hardware capability.
Q: What is the SIM type supported in Swipe Elite 2?
A: Both SIM are Micro SIM type and both the SIM supports 4G/3G and 2G.
Q: Does the phone has the Micro SD Card support?
A: Yes, it supports Micro SD Card up to 32GB.
Q: What is the free internal storage available in Swipe Elite 2?
A: Out of 8GB, around 4.49GB is user available for installing Apps and Games.
Q: Can we remove the battery in Elite 2?
A: Yes, the battery is user removable.
Q: Does the Swipe Elite 2 supports fast charging?
A: yes, the phone has the fast charging feature.
Q: How to close Apps in Elite 2?
A: Press and hold the home button and swipe left or right to close recently opened Apps.
Q: Is there any bloatware installed and can we remove them?
A: Yes, there are some bloatware Apps installed and sadly few of them cannot of uninstalled.
Q: Does the Swipe Elite 2 supports Gesture App opening?
A: Yes you can draw some gesture to open the desired Apps when the phone is locked.
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Q: What is Swipe customize option?
A: It lets you customize the UI to your wish like Font color, size, type. You can also change the theme, set custom image to home button etc.
Q: What is the SAR value of Swipe Elite 2?
A: The SAR value is 0.175w/kg at the head and 0.268w/kg at the body.
Q: How is the loudspeaker quality?
A: The speaker on the Swipe Elite 2 is loud and clear enough. There is also an option called sound enhancement to boost the speaker sound.
Q: What are the color options available?
A: The phone is available only in black color variant exclusively via Flipkart at Rupees 4,666.
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Swipe Elite 2 Pros and Cons
After using the phone for few week, here are the pros and cons of the phone.