Wednesday, July 19, 2017

Meet The Mighty Homtom Ht16 : See specs and Price In Nigeria

Homtom Ht16 is a cheap smartphone and it is offered for the amount of around $49 in Aliexpress, and even lesser by around $7 when you purchase it with Aliexpress mobile app.

Homtom Ht16

Homtom Ht16 is a 5inch device with IPS 1280*720p display and 144 x 72.1 x 8.9mm in dimension. It is thin with stripes on the back plastic-casing. The speaker is provided at the rear bottom and the back shooter camera is at the tom rear side. 

The screen resoulution is 1280x720p, a touchscreen display. Below are the price and full specs of the smartphone.

In term of display, the smartphone is 1280x720p display resolution. The touch sensitivity of the screen is also is good.

In terms of camera. The rear camera can record at 30fps at a resolution of 1280*720p. The rear camera is 8MP in size, with good light exposure.

The front selfie camera is 2MP,in terms of battery capacity,The smartphone has 3000mAh removable Li-Ion battery. Up to 8 hours continuous usage and 72 hours standby.

The battery charges very fast. With an hour of charging on its default 1A Power adapter, you would almost get close to a 100 percent. If you get a 2A power adapter, it will even charge more faster.
In terms of the Hardware, Homtom Ht16 has a MediaTek MT6580 chipset with Quad-Core processor.

The CPU is ARM Cortex-A7, 1300MHz  with 4 Cores. The processor is supported by 1GB of RAM. The Graphics processor which handles gaming and other graphics demands is the ARM Mali-400 MP2 GPU with 2 Cores.

The inbuilt storage is 8GB with microSD card slot for additional storage. You can play games like, FiFa 16, Modern Combat 5, Real Racing device, Candy Rush, Subway Surf and Temple Run.

Gaming on Homtom Ht16

Real Racing Game on Homtom Ht16 Smartphone

Homtom Ht16

Modern Combat 5 on Homtom Ht16 Smartphone

Homtom Ht16

Fifa 16 on Homtom Ht16 Smartphone

Homtom Ht16

You can connect the smartphone wirelessly to a bluetooth or wireless game controller!. The three games work well with wirelesss controllers.

Homtom Ht16  runs on the Android 6.0 Marshmallow operating system. The smartphone is a Dual SIM smartphone with both SIM having both 2G: GSM 850/900/1800/1900MHz and 3G: 850/1900/2100MHz support.

Both SIM slots adopts the micro-SIM insertion. The custom UI of the smartphone, under, settings have a feature, where you can combine both GSM and Wireless Network together to improve your internet browsing speed or downloading speed.

You can also use WiFi and GSM together,sensors are, Proximity, Light sensors, Gravity sensors. Supported Video formats, MP4, 3GP and AVI using the default player. Players like MX Player works with almost all formats when installed.

Supported Audio formats include, MP3, WMA, WAV. And in terms of Connectivity, they are, Bluetooth, GPS, 3.5mm Jack, micro SD card slot,  micro USB port. Other features include, FM Radio, Ebook Reader, Google Play services.

How and where to Buy Homtom Ht16 

You can buy the smartphone from Aliexpress using this seller link; the seller of the item is very reliable. Evident, from the 5 start rating. It took 10 days for the item to arrive in Nigeria. For shipping price of around $2.
 Note: use the Aliexpress mobile app topurchase at lower price tag.
See the full specs

Homtom Ht16 Full Specifications


  • MTK6580 Quad Core Chipset
  • 1.3GHz ARM Processor
  • Mali-400 MP GPU
  • 1GB RAM
  • 8GB ROM expandable via microSD card to 32GB
  • Android 6.0 Marshmallow operating system
  • Dual micro SIM
  • 2G: GSM 850/900/1800/1900MHz and 3G: 850/1900/2100MHz
  • 1280*720p IPS display
  • 144 x 72.1 x 8.9mm dimension


  • Bluetooth
  • Wifi 802. 11a/b/g/n
  • WiF Hotspot
  • USB port
  • 3.5mm Jack


  • Proximity
  • Gravity
  • Light


  • 3000mAh removable Li-ion
  • 72 hours standby
  • 8 hours usage time


  • 8MP rear camera(720p @30fps video record)
  • 2MP front camera(640*480 video record)


  • GPS
  • FM Radio
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