MWC 2019: CENTRIC S1 with pop-up selfie camera launched; CENTRIC A2, L5, G3 and G5 also announced

On: February 25, 2019

Indian smartphone brand CENTRIC has unleashed a new smartphone called the CENTRIC S1 at MWC 2019. The major highlights of the phone are a pop-up selfie camera and in-screen fingerprint reader. The smartphone will be showcased at the ongoing Mobile World Congress (MWC) 2019.

CENTRIC S1 Specifications and Features

The CENTRIC S1 is fitted with a 6.39-inch AMOLED display that offers a 19.5:9 aspect ratio and 700 nits of brightness. The bezel-less display offers full HD+ resolution and a screen-to-body ratio of 92 percent. It is equipped with an in-display fingerprint scanner.

The MediaTek Helio P70 chipset is present under the hood of the CENTRIC S1. The phone comes in two variants with 4GB of RAM and 64GB of internal storage, and 6GB of RAM and 128GB of storage. The 3,800mAh battery of the phone carries support for Pump Express 3.0 fast charging. According to the company, the rapid charging technology charges the smartphone up to 50 percent in 20 minutes. The CENTRIC S1 is also equipped with wireless charging.

CENTRIC S1 Front and Rear_


The back panel of the CENTRIC S1 is fitted with a 16-megapixel 5-megapixel dual camera setup. It has a pop-up selfie camera of 8-megapixels. Android 9 Pie comes loaded on the device. It is priced at $310 (~Rs 22,030).

CENTRIC A2 and CENTRIC L4 Specifications and Features

The CENTRIC A2 has a 5.86-inch HD display. It features a Helio P22 processor, 3GB of RAM and 32GB of storage. It is equipped with 13-megapixel + 5-megapixel dual camera setup and 8-megapixel front camera. Android 9 Pie runs on the device, which is fuelled by a 3,400mAh battery. It is priced at $140 (~Rs 9,949).

Centric l4

Centric l4

The CENTRIC L4 has a 5.45-inch HD display. A MediaTek MT6739 SoC powers the phone with 2GB of RAM. It has a native storage of 16GB. For photography, it is equipped with 13-megapixel autofocus rear camera and an 8-megapixel selfie shooter. Android 8.1 Oreo is preinstalled on the handset. It has a 2,950mAh battery. It is priced at $90 (~Rs 6,395).

CENTRIC G3 and CENTRIC G5 Specifications and Features

The CENTRIC G3 has a 6.23-inch notch display with 20:9 aspect ratio and full HD+ resolution. It is equipped with features like Helio P60, 4GB of RAM, 64GB of native storage, Android 9 Pie, 3,600mAh battery, 12-megapixel + 5-megapixel dual rear cameras and an 8-megapixel front-facing camera. It is priced at $250 (~Rs 17,766).



The CENTRIC G5 has a 6.21-inch display with waterdrop notch. It carries support for HD+ resolution. The Helio P22 chipset, 3GB of RAM, 32 GB of native storage, 13-megapixel + 2-megapixel dual camera, 8-megapixel front camera, Android 9 Pie and 4,050mAh battery completes the list of specifications. It is priced at $160 (~Rs 11,370).

There is no confirmation on the launch date of the new CENTRIC smartphones for the Indian market.

Anvinraj Valiyathara

Anvin is a self-proclaimed geek who has been writing about smartphones for nearly 10 years. After using phones like the Samsung Galaxy Note, Sony Xperia Mini, Lumia 730, Lumia 950, Honor 7, Xiaomi Redmi Note 3 and Honor 8 Pro to name a few, he is now a happy user of the POCO F1. In his free time, he participates in church activities and likes to travel.