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Unihertz Jelly Star
Unihertz Jelly Star
Unihertz Jelly Star
Unihertz Jelly Star
Unihertz Jelly Star

Informr score
The Unihertz Jelly Star currently has an Informr score of 7.6 out of 10. This score is based on our evaluation of 5 sources including reviews from users and the web's most trusted critics.

Operating system
Operating system
2.2 GHz
2.2 GHz
Screen Size
Screen Size
48+ MP
48+ MP
2000 mAh

What the Critics Are Saying...

PC Magazine
PC Magazine

It isn't for everyone, but if you're looking to spend less time on your smartphone, the super-small Unihertz Jelly Star might be just the right handset for you.

- Dave LeClair, PC Magazine
Android Guys
Android Guys

The Unihertz Jelly Star defies expectations with its compact size and surprising performance. Despite its diminutive stature, this Android smartphone delivers a powerful and capable user experience with a fun LED light system. From its sleek design to its impressive display, the Jelly Star offers a...

- Andrew Allen, Android Guys
The Gadgeteer
The Gadgeteer

The Unihertz Jelly Star is an up-to-date Android smartphone with great storage, speed and performance. It has more RAM and storage than my Pixel 6a. In slim-fit dress pants the Jelly Star’s 3/4″ thickness was hard to hide and it was less noticeable in casual pants, jeans and shorts. At this price po...

- Lex Strickland, The Gadgeteer

The Jelly Star is an interesting device that could potentially give you a nice break from what's likely a much larger smartphone already in your hand, purse, or pocket right now. Whether you loathe big phones or need to break your terrible phone habit, the Jelly Star has a nearly-unique place (there...

- Steve Smith, SlashGear

Honestly, I've kind of fallen in love with the Unihertz Jelly Star. It literally fits into the palm of my hand! All the other phones out there have huge screens that stick out too far and are very cumbersome to use while holding the device with one hand. Not only is it small and very pocket friendly...

- Adam Z. Lein, Pocketnow

Prices (Where to Buy)

Common Questions

Unihertz Jelly Star prices will vary depending on retailer, age, special offers and whether or not it's purchased with a service plan. If purchased with a 2 year service contract for example, you would likely pay much less for the phone itself up front. Unihertz's suggested retail price is $229.99. You can compare Jelly Star prices from around the web here on The Informr.

We've got you covered! Download a free PDF copy of the Unihertz Jelly Star user manual here.

Unihertz backs up the Jelly Star with a 1 Year parts & labour warranty.

If your Jelly Star has problems and is still within its warranty period, you could contact Unihertz support or the retailer you purchased the phone from. You'll find Unihertz's contact information here. If your phone is off warranty and needs repair for a physical problem such as a broken screen or bad battery, you should visit an authorized service centre or a local phone repair shop. You can also connect with others in The Informr Community Forum to find and share answers to questions.

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Screen Size

The Unihertz Jelly Star's screen size is 3 inches with 480 x 854 pixels resolution.

2.2 GHz

There is a MediaTek Helio G99 Octa-core 2.2 GHz processor (CPU).


The phone runs on the Android 13 operating system (OS).

48+ MP

You can take photos or capture video with the phone's onboard 48+ MP camera.

There is also a secondary front facing camera useful for video chat and self portraits.

256 GB

Internal memory is 256 GB. An external, MicroSD, MicroSDHC, microSDXC (up to 512 GB) expansion slot is available for increased storage capacity.


The phone is powered by a Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion), 2000 mAh battery.

Jelly Star Specs

Release Date October 31, 2023
Regions Available USA, Canada, United Kingdom
Operating System Android 13

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Processor MediaTek Helio G99 Octa-core 2.2 GHz
Internal Storage 256 GB
Hearing Aid Compatible No
Noise Cancellation Yes
SAR Head: 0.602 W/kg
Body: 0.798 W/kg
Manufacturer Warranty 1 Year
Accessories Included USB Power Adapter, Manual, Data Cable
Mobile / Cellular Data
Push-to-talk (PTT) No
Wi-Fi Calling Yes
Voice over LTE (VoLTE) Yes
SIM card size
Dual SIM Yes
USB OTG Support Yes
Infrared Yes
Bluetooth 5.3
Bluetooth Profiles A2DP, AVRCP, OPP/FTP, HID, HFP, HSP, PAN
Bluetooth Audio Codecs SBC
Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac
Mobile Hotspot Yes
Memory Expansion Slot Yes
Expansion Slot Info MicroSD, MicroSDHC, microSDXC (up to 512 GB)
Data Tethering Compatibility Yes
Main Camera
Resolution / Aperture
48+ Megapixels
Yes (LED)
Additional Rear Camera Info
Auto focus, Effects, Geotagging, Multi-shot, Panorama, Self-timer
Video Recording Formats
Video Recording Parameters
Full HD (1920 x 1080 pixels), 30 fps
Front Camera
Resolution / Aperture
8+ Megapixels
Additional Front Camera Info
Video Recording Parameters
Display / Screen
Type Color
Technology LCD (TFT)
Colors 16.7 million
Resolution 480 x 854 pixels
Pixel Density 327 pixels
Size 3 inches
Secondary Display No
Sensors Ambient Light, Proximity, Motion / Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Digital Compass
Multi-Touch Yes
Fingerprint-Resistant Coating No
Additional Display Features Capacitive touchscreen
Power & Battery
Battery Type Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
Battery Capacity 2000 mAh
Removable Battery No
Wireless Charging No
Fast Charging No
Video Playback Time Up to 372 minutes
Internet Use (Wi-Fi) Unknown
Internet Use (Cellular) Unknown
Talk Time Unknown
Standby Time Unknown
Mixed Usage Unknown
Physical Characteristics
Design Type Bar
Material Plastic
Colors Red, Blue
Dimensions [H x W x D] 9.51 x 4.96 x 1.87 cm (3.7 x 2 x 0.7 in)
Weight 116 grams
Water Resistant / Waterproof No
Rugged design No
IP Rating No
Headset Jack 3.5mm
External Speakers Yes
Input / Navigation
Sleep / Wake Key Yes
Home Key Yes
Input / Keyboard Type Touchscreen
Navigation Type Touchscreen
External Volume Control Yes
Fingerprint Sensor Yes
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