Telstra Essential Smart 2.1

5″ Pre-Paid handset on Telstra’s 4G Network.
A compact entry level 4G device


5" Capacitive touch display


5 Mega pixel rear camera with Flash plus a 2.0MP front camera


32GB ROM + 1GB RAM supports up to 256GB expandable storage (sold separately)


2000mAh battery (user replaceable)

Connectivity / Multi Media

SIM supports Nano SIM card (4FF)
Core HW, 1GB RAM and 32GB ROM
Telstra Blue Tick rating

Core Hardware

Quad core 1.4GHz CPU, 1GB RAM and 16GB ROM
Bluetooth 4.2 with stereo headset support
FM Radio, MP3 Player and ringtones, A-GPS

Whats in the Box?

  • AC Charger
  • USB data cable
  • Stereo headset with microphone
  • Embedded user guide under the User Manual App

The Specs

4G LTE VoLTE – Voice over LTE (4G Voice Calling)
B1, B3, B7, B8, B28 with Cat 4 LTE
3G UMTS 850, 2100 MHz
GSM 900, 1800 MHz
SIM Card SIM supports nano SIM size (4FF)
Operating System Android R (Go Edition)
Processor 1.4GHz quad core Spreadtrum CPU
Memory 32GB ROM with approx 1GB RAM, plus up to 256GB expandable storage using microSD card
Display 5″ FWVGA (480 x 960)
Camera Rear camera: 5MP with Flash. Front camera 2.0MP
Image formats jpg, png, gif, bmp
Audio out Earpiece, Speakerphone & 3.5mm headset
Wi-Fi Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n
Bluetooth Bluetooth 4.2
FM Radio FM Radio included
Sensors Accelerometer
GPS A-GPS, Stand-alone GPS
External Antenna port Not available
Battery 2000mAh Li-ion, user-replaceable
Size & weight 67.5 mm x 137.35 mm x 10.55 mm. 144g
Network Lock Locked to Telstra
Worst case Simultaneous SAR 1.391 W/Kg in the head position
1.525 W/Kg in the body position, 10g average, 5mm spacing
Product Downloads
Download file Version Released
User Guide Ver 2.0 Mar 2020
Warranty Card
Available At

The Telstra Essential Smart 2.1 is available for purchase at Telstra stores and Telstra dealers.