Altek Leo 3.5G Android 14MP Camera Phone to hit Europe in 2011

These days, we all been talking about Nokia N8’s 12 Megapixels camera with CarlZeiss lens, large sensor & Xenon flash. But this smart phone Altek Leo would turn every head towards it with its high end 14 Megapixels camera with HD capability. Altek Leo runs on Android 2.1 OS Eclair.

This must be called as a ‘Camera Phone’, not a Smart Phone. Altek Leo is the world’s first Android-enabled 3.5G smart phone which feature an HD-capable 14-megapixel camera, powered by Android OS.

Altek Leo features 3.2-inch WVGA multi-touch display, Google’s Android 2.1 (Eclair) mobile OS, Original 14-megapixel CCD with Original 3x optical zoom lens, HD 720p video recording capability, Wi-Fi, A-GPS, 3G with HSPA, Bluetooth 2.1, microSD slot for 32GB expansion.

It gives Wi-Fi, Bluetooth and 3.5G (HSPA/WCDMA) wireless and network protocols and high-speed broadband connections via 5.76mbps HSUPA or 7.2mbps HSDPA, WCDMA 384Kbps.

The most high-light part of this smart phone is its 14 MP camera which have many features like 3x optical zoom(like in digital cameras), HD 720P @ 30 fps recording capability, Auto focus, Image stabilizer, Smile detection, Blink shot, AF Assist Beam, Exposure control, Geo tagging, Macro mode, White balance, CCD image sensor, Multi shot, Effects, Self-timer, Panorama, Scenes.

Altek Leo 14MP Camera

Altek Leo 14MP Camera Phone

Full Technical Specifications of Altek Leo

3G NetworkHSDPA 2100 MHz
2G NetworkGSM 850/900/1800/1900 MHz
L x B x H111.9 x 56.1 x 15.5 mm
Weight140 grams (4.94oz)
Form factorBar
TypeTFT capacitive touchscreen
Size3.20 inch
Colours & Pixels16 777 216 colors & (480 x 800) pixels
Input/ User Interface
InputMulti-touch input method
Proximity sensor for auto turn-off
Light Sensor
System Properties
Operating SystemAndroid 2.1 OS aka Eclair
Storage Capacity
MemoryInternal: —

External: Support for microSD/SDHC cards up to 32GB expansion

Browser & MessagingHTML, FaceBook, YouTube, Flickr
SMS, MMS, Predictive Text Input, Email, Google Talk Instant Messaging
Still14 Megapixels CCD with Xenon flash, autofocus  & 3x digital zoom.
features geo-tagging, face and smile detection, Red-eye reduction

Focal Length: 6.5mm – 19.5mm

Aperture: F3.1 – F5.6

Shutter Speed: Max. 1/1400

ISO: Auto ISO 80/100/200/400/800/1600/3200

Sensor1/2.3-inch CCD Sensor
Video RecordingHD quality 720p @ 30fps with 1280 x 720 resolution, Digital zoom
Bluetooth & USBv2.1 with EDR Stereo & v2.0 micro USB
WLANWi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n
3GHSUPA 5.6 Mbps
HSDPA 7.2 Mbps, WCDMA 384Kbps
Music & Video
Music FormatMP3, AAC, AAC+, eAAC+, MIDI, OGG, WAV
Video FormatMotion JPG, MPEG4, H.263, H.264
TypeLi-Ion 1020 mAh Standard battery
Shooting ModeSmile Capture, Panorama, Smart (Default), Program(P-mode), Scene(SCN), Touch Shoot, Video
Scene ModeLandscape, Panorama, Candle Light, Flower, Fire Works, Portrait, Self-Portrait, Night, Advanced Night, Baby, Children, Snow, Beach, Sunset, Backlight, Text,  Museum, Sports, Skin Beautification, Frame Composited, Macro
Other FeaturesHD 720p Video
YouTube layer
Google Talk
D-Compass, Hand Writing recognition
Colors Availability

Altek Leo 14MP Camera Phone

Altek Leo

Price & Availability

Altek has officially announced that the Altek Leo Camera Phone will release in first quarter of later year 2011 in Europe. The Pricing information is not known yet. Its estimated price is $499.

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