Swipe Technologies had recently launched a new smartphone that is Elite 2 priced at Rs 4,666. The device comes powered by MediaTek MT6735 quad-core processor clocked at 1.3 GHz coupled with comes with 1 GB RAM and 16 GB as its internal storage. If you have purchased the device then here are few tips and tricks that can help you in exploring your device with ease.
Insertion of the SIM card on a device is an easy process. To insert a SIM card on your Swipe Elite 2, power off your device and remove the back panel/case. Now remove the Battery and insert the SIM card as per the marked direction on your device. Further, place the battery and put back the cover and boot your device. You have successfully inserted SIM card on your device.
Swipe Elite 2 is a dual SIM smartphone supporting the 4G LTE connectivity on it. The SIM card supported by the device is a Micro SIM card.
Sharing Data Network on the device can be done using the tethering mode on your device. To share a data network on your Elite 2, Open the settings and tap on more. In the new window, tap on Tethering & portable hotspot and click on Wi-Fi hotspot. Now, toggle the off button to enable that on your device. You can also set the username and password by tapping on setup Wi-Fi hotspot.
Capturing a screenshot on a device helps in saving the content on the screen in the form of an image. To capture a screenshot on your device, you need to press the power button along with the volume down button. The screenshot is captured and saved to the gallery. For a quick access, you can open the screenshot from the notification panel on your device.
Android Updates help in fixing the minute bugs like performance, battery, etc., on your device. To check for Android updates, open the setting and tap on About Phone in the System Section. You can find three different options like System updates, wireless updates, System Software Updates, tap on any of the options. The device checks for updates and if there is no update on the device then a message stating your system is currently up to date is displayed on the screen.
External apps can be installed by enabling the Unknown sources options on your device. To install an external app on your Elite 2, open the settings and tap on Security. Now tap on the Unknown sources option and click on the Ok button in the pop-up to enable it on your device. Now you can install any app with an external file on your device.
The quick settings in the notification panel cannot be customized on your device. The device comes with six different default options, i.e., Network, Airplane mode, Portrait, FlashLight, Location, Audio Profiles. The other options available on the notification panel are Wi-Fi, Bluetooth and Brightness controller.
Power saving mode helps in improving the battery capacity in case of low battery or emergency. To use this on your device, open the Settings and tap on Battery and click on the three-dotted button on the top right of the screen. Now click on battery saver and toggle the off button to enable that on your device.
Acceleration, Light, and proximity are the sensors available on the device and helps in automating the device.
No, there are no LED notification lights available on the device.
Screen pinning option is used to pin any of the applications on the home screen and is available on the devices with Android Lollipop on it. To use this on your device, open the settings and tap on Security in the Personal section. Now head over to Advanced and click on Screen pinning and toggle the off button to enable that on your device. To use this on your device, open the recent menu and tap on the app that you want to pin and click on pin button which is at the bottom of the screen. You have successfully pinned app on your home screen. Now to unpin the pinned screen, you need to press the back and recent button together firmly for about 2-3 seconds.
The device comes with Backup & restore, Browser, File Manager, Flash Player, FM Radio, Swipe Beauty, Swipe Box, few bloatwares and all the google related apps pre-installed on the device.
There is no such option on the device using that you can move apps from internal to external SD card on your device.
The device comes with few bloatwares like Clean Master, CM browser, NewsHunt, Quickr, Saavn pre-installed.
There is no option available on the device using that you can remove the bloatwares from your device, but there is an option using which you can disable them on your device. To disable an application on your device, open the Settings and tap on apps. In the new window, tap on the app that you want to disable and click on the disable button in the App Info Window. The app is successfully disabled from your device.
The device comes with 8GB as its internal Storage out of which around 4.47 GB of free space is available for the users and rest of space is occupied by OS and pre-installed apps. The storage on the device can also be expanded up to 32 GB using an external SD card on your device.
The device comes with 1GB RAM out of which 250MB is used by the system; 158MB is used by apps and around 519 MB of free RAM is available when no apps are running on the device.
No, the device does not support the USB OTG.
The SAR (Specific Absorption Rate) for mobile phones quantifies the maximum exposure level of the users to the electromagnetic waves, for use at the ear. The head SAR a value of the device is 0.357 W/Kg and the body SAR value of the device is 0.622 W/Kg.
Benchmarking tools helps us to know the performance of the device. After testing the device with various benchmarking tools, here are their respective scores.
Antutu benchmark score: 21221
Vellamo Multicore score: 1247
Vellamo Metal score: 866
Geekbench Single-core score: 479
Geekbench Multi-core score: 1347
Quadrant Standard score: 9576
There is no news about the device getting Marshmallow update, but the brand is planning to update the freedom OS on the device. You can also check the list of the device that may get the Android 6.0 Update soon.
Gesture options help in access the applications directly from the lock screen on your device. To use these off-screen gestures, open the settings and tap on Gesture settings. In the new window, tap on the check box besides Gesture settings to enable that on your device. The gesture options available on the device are painting c to open the phone, painting w to open the camera, painting m to open music. The other options are e, o, s, v, z and the functions for these options can be set by taping on them and selecting the application and assigning it to the gesture.
Swipe beauty is the application which comes with themes and wallpapers in it which are to be downloaded on your device if you want to use them. It comes with three columns, i.e., featured, Swipe Family and Top Chart.
These are the general question a user search for when he purchases a new device. If you have any other queries related to the device, pass them in the comment box, we will get back to you.