Doogee S97 Pro Review

26 September 2021, 02:01:15

Doogee S97 Pro Review

Overview

The Doogee S97 Pro belongs to the brand's most successful series - the S one. These are mid-range, ruggedized smartphones, each of which has a unique feature complementing a well-balanced package of specs. In the case of the S97 Pro, this is the laser rangefinder - a feature that can be equally useful to people at home and to professionals while on the go. A large battery, MediaTek G-series chipset, generous RAM and storage, Samsung-based cameras - all these features create a smartphone that's worth checking out.
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Specifications

The Doogee S97 Pro's front is adorned with a 6.39-inch IPS display with a resolution of 720 x 1560 pixels. Protected by a Corning Gorilla Glass 5, it offers a typical brightness of 400 cd/m². There's a punch hole in the top left corner of the display that houses the 16MP Samsung S5K3P3 front camera with an f/2.0 aperture, 5-element lens, 80° FoV. The rear camera module comprises four shooters - a 48MP Samsung S5KGM1 main camera with an f/1.79 aperture, 6-element lens, 90° FoV, an 8MP Samsung S5K4H7 ultra-wide-angle unit with a 130° FoV, a 2MP GalaxyCore GC02M2 macro lens, and a 2MP 2MP GalaxyCore GC02M2 depth-sensing lens. An 8500 mAh battery with 33W fast charging support. The processing power depends on a MediaTek Helio G95 chipset that houses an octa-core CPU with two 2.05GHz Cortex-A76 cores and six 2GHz Cortex-A55 cores. A quad-core ARM Mali-G76 GPU clocked at 900MHz manages the graphics. There are 8GB of LPDDR4X RAM and 128GB of Samsung UFS 2.0 storage onboard. The built-in memory can be expanded.

The Doogee S97 Pro has a hybrid, dual Nano-SIM tray with both SIM cards supporting 4G VoLTE. The network bands supported by both cards are as follows: 2G GSM (2/3/5/8), 3G WCDMA (1/2/4/5/8), 4G TDD-LTE (38/40), 4G FDD-LTE (B1/2/3/4/5/7/8/12/13/17/18/19/20/25/26/28A/28B/66). The wireless connectivity options of the model include Bluetooth 5.0, dual-band Wi-Fi 802.11ac, Wi-Fi Direct, Wi-Fi Hotspot, Wi-Fi Display. The smartphone also supports NFC and works with GPS, GLONASS, and Beidou. The device has a USB Type-C port and a side-mounted fingerprint sensor. It runs on Android 11 with Doogee's overlay on top. The rugged body is IP68 and IP69K rated for water and dust resistance and has a MIL-STD-810G certification for resistance to drops, shock, pressure, humidity, acidic atmosphere, temperature extremes, and similar types of impact.

Complete Doogee S97 Pro specifications.

What's in the box

The Doogee S97 Pro is placed in a flat, black rectangular box. The brand name is imprinted on top of the lid within a circle, all in silver color. The model name is imprinted in the top right corner of the lid. Inside the device is accompanied by a number of accessories. The list of accessories includes:

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