Today I would like to introduce you a completely new brand on the Android phone market: the manufacturer  Gretel .

Actually, Gretel is not new to the market but a professional manufacturer of telecommunications and digital products in China and has been in
existence since 1998. Gretel specializes in the production of high-quality smartphone devices since 2007. Due to their professional electronics engineers, software Designers and a large number of production staff, as well as the most advanced equipment and production facilities, Gretel’s telecommunication products have been successfully established in various overseas markets. Through OEM / ODM service in the area of ​​telecommunications products, Gretel sells to many countries and regions such as Europe, USA, Africa and Australia, etc.

Gretel has a business relationship with several phone manufacturers and produces their Android phones under their brand names, such as the recent A8 and R6 for Blackview etc.
Gretel has been working as a producer in the past years quietly in the background, but now plan and change it successfully Smartphones under their own names:
In addition, Gretel also offers local telephone repair services in Africa and various other countries.

Gretel now offers the first proprietary smartphone: the Gretel A9:

It is the first online product this year; Will be followed by Gretel some high-end devices.
The Gretel A9 will be equipped with an MTK SoC MT6737 Quad-Core 64bit and Freeme OS, based on Android 6.0.1, and EMMC + DDR3 2GB RAM + 16GB ROM.

The A9 was a neat main camera from the house Samsung (3H7) with 13MP (interpolated) and an 8MP (also interpolated) front camera donated.
A 5.0 inch HD display with 1600W LCD colors completes the equipment.
The A9 has a front fingerprint sensor that serves as a multifunction button similar to Huawei already used the rear fingerprint sensor.

For more details and latest information, visit the official website: or the official Facebook page:

Here are the full specs:

Display: 5 inch IPS HD (720 * 1280), 2.5D curved, LCD colors 1600W
Touch: 5-point touch
Main camera: Samsung 3H7 sensor, 8MP (13MP interpolated)
Front camera: GC2155, 2MP (5MP interpolated),
autofocus fingerprint : Front fingerprint scanner with multi-function
Hardware: MT6737, Quad-Core 64bit
CPU: ARM Cortex-A53,
4x1250MHz , Cores: 4 GPU: ARM Mali-T720 MP2 520MHz, Cores: 2
Memory: EMMC + DDR3, 2GB RAM + 16GB ROM to 32GB expandable
Software: Freeme OS (software skin over Android 6), update to Android Nougat in April
SIM Card Slot: MicroSD Card + SIM Card, Dual SIM Cards
Frequency Band (Mhz):
GSM (B2 / 3 / 5/8): 1900/1800/850/900
WCDMA (B1 / 8): 2100/900
FDD (B1 / 3/7/8/20 ):2100/1800/2600/900/800
TDD (B40): TDD 2300
Bluetooth: 4.0
Compass / NFC: No
OTG / OTA: Yes
Battery: 2300mAh
Others: Supershot, Hotknot,
Dimension: 146.6 * 72.8 * 8.7 Mm


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  • mehak

    Gretel A9 features the super slim matte black metallic body. The design of this phone is attractive, when you closely look at this phone you will feel soft textures due to micron sandblasting.

  • harshita

    i love gretel A9 Matte Black, this phone is amazing look, slim and feel good in m hand.

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