QMobile Noir A1 Lite Review | What Cel

admin July 4, 2017
Updated 2017/07/04 at 6:28 PM
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 QMobile Noir A1 Lite Review

After receiving success of QMobile A1 from customers, QMobile is back again with the light version of QMobile A1. Today we will look at the new 4G device of QMobile which is “QMobile Noir A1 Lite”. Price of QMobile A1 Lite is PKR.22,999/-. Let’s see the QMobile Noir A1 Lite Review to fully look at its features and specifications in detail.

QMobile Noir A1 Lite Review, Rs.22,999/-

QMobile A1 lite has very high end features which we will discuss one by one in detail.  The device has 5.5 inches’ IPS LCD capacitive touch screen and featured with android latest version 7.0.1 (Nougat). It has 32GB ROM and 3GB RAM whereas back camera has 13MP lens and front camera is enabled with 20MP perfect selfie camera lens. It is packed with non-removable battery of Li-po 4000 mAh.

Price and Specifications of QMobile A1 Lite:

LAUNCH Released  July, 2017
Availability  Available
BODY Dimensions  152.3 x 75.2 x 8.0 mm
Weight  182 g
SIM Slot  Dual SIM (Micro)
Size  5.5 inches’ (~71.1% screen-to-body ratio)
Resolution  720 x 1280 pixels (320 dpi)
Multi-touch  Yes, 5-Points
Protection  2.5D display with Corning Glass 3
NETWORK Network Support  GSM/3G/LTE
2G Bands  900/1800
3G Bands  2100
4G Bands  1800
Speed  HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE Cat4 150/50 Mbps
PLATFORM Os  Android OS v7.0 (Nougat)
Chipset  Media Tek MT6753
CPU  1.3 GHz Octa-core processor
GPU  Mali-T720
MEMORY Card Slot  Yes, up to 256GB(No separate slot)
internal  32 GB, 3 GB
CAMERA Primary  13 MP, LED flash, auto-focus
Features  Geo-tagging, Beauty Mode, HDR, Face Beauty, Night
Video  [email protected]
Secondary  20MP, Selfie Flash Camera
COMMS WLAN  Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, hotspot
Bluetooth  v4.0
GPS  Yes, with A-GPS
Radio  Yes
USB  v2.0, microUSB
FEATURES Sensors Fingerprint, accelerometer, proximity, gyro and light sensor
BATTERY  Non- Removable 4000 mAh battery
PRICE  PKR.22,999/-
OTHERS Colors  Golden, Black

Pros :

  • 32GB ROM and 3GB RAM
  • Big Battery
  • Fingerprint Sensor
  • 4G Device


  • NO LED notification light
  • No separate slot for memory card


QMobile A1 Lite is better now with 5.5 inch IPS LCD capacitive touch screen with ~71.1% screen to body ratio. The A1 Lite is giving pixel density of 320 dpi with 720p resolutions.

The device is covered with 2.5D gorilla glass and the display is the best as compare to all previous QMobile devices. Pure colors have been used and brightness is very well-managed. Auto brightness option is also accessible which automatically adjust your brightness depends upon current light situation.

The A1 lite has mostly used cool colors in its display which presents a very calm and soothe effect. The device has just scored 5-points in multi touch.


The QMobile A1 lite measures 152.3 x 75.2 x 8.0 mm that is almost same taller and thicker than QMobile other flagship devices. The weight of the device is 182 grams which makes it little heavier because it carries non removable battery Li-po 4000 mAh.

QMobile A1 lite has a home button which is centered at bottom of the smart phone .The plastic bezel is covered around the front screen with metallic material. The upper side of front body has front camera, sensors and front sensor.

The connectivity ports of A1 lite are present on its edges like audio jack, sim jacket and charging port. The right edge has volume key and power button whereas left one is consisted of sim jacket. Audio jack and microUSB is present at the bottom edge.

The back side of QMobile A1 lite is covered with shiny metal body. Finger print authentication is accessible on back body with back camera lens, both are present on the back side with the logo of QMobile.


QMobile has tried their best to provide the maximum best camera in A1 lite as it is high end device. The device is featured with 13MP back camera and 20MP front camera which makes the best combination for camera lovers.

The both cameras have excellent results in every way. Colors are beautifully used and features in camera are very easy and usable. Videos can be made in full high resolutions of 1080 pixels. Let’s review the both cameras in detail.

Back Camera:

The rear camera is mechanized with 13 mega pixels and full video HD support up to 1080p. The back camera has amazing results in every sense from color schemes to brightness, everything just look perfect. It is accessible with flash light.

The interface of camera is very easy to use. It is divided into three layers, upper one has adjustable settings option while below we have modes option and click button. Video, face beauty, photo and ultra-pixel are the modes present on main camera screen.

Video camera has adjustable settings of Geo tagging, Anti- shaking, Microphone, scene mode, video quality and many more. Scene mode can adjust the lights automatically by providing the options of auto and night. We can adjust exposure setting manually also and white balance can also adjust with the options of cloud, day light, fluorescent and incandescent.

Ultra-pixel mode take five times the maximum pixel HD pictures. It is specifically for camera lovers who like to focus objects and want to try their photography skills.

We have tested the QMobile A1 lite back camera, results are very well. Pure colors are used and intake of pictures are very well. Pictures are not noisy at all and brightness is very well-managed.

Front Camera:

The front camera is featured with 20MP and LED flash light is accessible. Multi effects window is given in which Ash gray, Sofina, Vintage and many other effects are available. These effects are for those who likes to experiment with different shades of colors.

Front camera can make videos up to 1080p quality. Many different modes are available like HDR, professional, smart scene, time-lapse, panorama, macro and many others. Ultra-pixel mode is not accessible for front camera.

The front camera is tested and results are extra ordinary. Sharp and bright colors are observed and you feel energy in your pictures especially in the selfie ones. Some images from front camera of QMobile A1 lite are shared below.


As its flagship device so how can QMobile will do any bad choice regarding its memory section. The internal storage of QMobile A1 is 32GB which is more than enough for normal usage.

If you want to extend your memory than you can extend it up to 256GB with the help of memory card. This is high spec device so big size games and videos will not make any issue.

The QMobile A1 lite has another excellent feature of 3GB RAM which is considered as the good one in smartphones specification. High resolution games even 3D games and videos has no lag or any kind of delay during running on this smart phone.


QMobile A1 lite is packed with non-removable battery Li-po 4000 mAh which is present inside the fixed back cover. It comes with 2.0A charger which will quickly charge your device.

The device is carried with 8 cores so it will not make any issue for videos and games. High resolutions with full brightness can drain the battery quickly as well as use of mobile data can also decrease the battery power.


The QMobile A1 lite is properly equipped with every connectivity. It supports all the bands of Pakistan in 3G and 4G connectivity. The speed limit over LTE network or 3G network is cat.4 450/50 Mbps.

The USB type for charging and data transfer is miroUSB v2.0, same like most of the other smart phones.  Wi-Fi works at v802.11 a/b/g/n and Bluetooth is 4.0.

We have dual sim option availability in the device. The sim jacket has option of Nano and micro sim, if we want to use memory card than we can use only one sim as other sim place will work as memory card.


The QMobile A1 lite runs a latest android version 7.0(Nougat). The device has beautiful display and everything is going well with screen size and features.

The home button has two purpose; one its home button and second its fingerprint reader. The fingerprint reader is quick and accurate, it recognizes a finger under a second which is considered as fast one. You just have to place your finger at home button and it will read it in seconds.

The interface is same as like QMobile other devices only few features have been changed. It doesn’t have application drawer just a home slider is available for applications. You have to swipe left and right to change the slider and select your desired application.

They should have search bar application slider via which we could directly access the application, it would be difficult when we will have too much applications.

The Quick settings is accessible by swiping up from bottom side whereas Notification area can access from top side. The screen brightness slider and extreme power saving mode is also available in quick settings. Power saving mode can save your battery by giving access to only few applications.

Theme Park is featured in this device. It has a collection of themes, wallpapers, dynamic and clock. You can download your favorite themes and wallpapers and set them on your display screen.


QMobile A1 lite is mechanized with advanced 1.3GHz processor which is based on the architecture of ARM-Cortex A53. Chipset of Media Tek MT6753 is being used in it.

The device has no hanging issue at all because it is consisted of 3GB RAM. QMobile A1 lite gets little heat up while using the camera module that might be the issue of handling dual cameras. That was the reason that we were afraid of.

Antutu Bench Marking:

The QMobile A1 lite is tested by Antutu Bench marking to check its efficiency. The device has scored 35616 points which is satisfactory score.

Vellamo Bench Marking:

We have tested the flagship device of QMobile by Vellamo benchmark. It is series of test which is used to check device performance in the field of metal test, multi- core test and single core test. The device has scored overall good points. Multi core has 1575, metal has 905 and chrome browser has 1865 points.



QMobile Noir A1 lite is lighter version of QMobile A1 with affordable price range and some lighter specs like as compare to A1. The device is very good in use and it has given us very good results in every field. If you are going to buy some mid-range device then you should consider once QMobile A1 Lite.

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