If I’m not mistaken, the new Cherry Mobile Flare A3 is currently the cheapest second cheapest smartphone to offer 4G LTE connectivity using the 700MHz frequency.

This makes its mobile internet speed slightly faster and more reliable compared to smartphones that don’t have the said technology. Of course, you have to be in an area covered by Smart or Globe’s 700MHz LTE networks.



The Cherry Mobile Flare A3 has a 5 inch HD IPS display, 8 Megapixel main camera, 2 Megapixel front camera and 8GB of expandable storage.

It runs on a quad core processor from MediaTek with 1GB of RAM and Android 6.0 Marshmallow as the operating system. A 2300mAh battery powers the device.


Price and Availability

The official price of the Cherry Mobile Flare A3 is ₱3,299.00 and it’s already available in several Cherry Mobile concept stores and authorized retailers.

It’s also available online on Lazada Philippines.

Cherry Mobile Flare A3 specs:

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  • 5.0-inch HD IPS LCD Display (720 x 1280 Pixels), ppi
  • Android 6.0 Marshmallow Operating System
  • MediaTek MT6735M Chipset
  • 1 GB of RAM
  • 8.0 Megapixel Rear Camera with LED Flash
  • 2.0 Megapixel Front Camera
  • Single SIM (Micro-SIM)
  • 8GB Internal Storage
  • Expandable Up to 64 via microSD
  • 4G LTE (700MHz), 3G HSPA+, 2G EDGE & GPRS Networks
  • Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n
  • Bluetooth 4.0
  • MicroUSB 2.0
  • 3.5mm Audio Jack
  • 2300mAh Battery
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  • 3,299.00 Official Price in the Philippines