Presents Essential smartphone PH-1, the development of which was organized by the Creator of Android OS
As expected, today was presented to the smartphone Essential PH-1, the development of which was organized by Andy Rubin (Andy Rubin), Creator of the Android OS.
Smartphone dimensions 141,5 x 71,1 x 7.8 mm with graphic display covers the entire front surface of the device. Its corners are rounded. Screen size is 5.71 inches, resolution — 2560 x 1312 pixels.
The smartphone supports LTE, WiFi 802.11 ac MIMO Bluetooth: 5.0 LE, NFC, GPS and GLONASS. It is built on a single-chip system Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 with OCTA core processor, running Android Nougat 7.1.1. The amount of RAM equal to 4 GB flash memory — 128 GB. In the equipment of the apparatus includes a dual camera with 13 MP and front camera resolution of 8 MP. They both support shooting 4K video with a frame rate of 30 fps. Also worth mentioning is the fingerprint sensor and USB port-C.
An interesting feature of the device is a connector for external modules. As an example of the module are the camera is capable of capturing spherical videos up to 4K.
The chassis of the smartphone is made of titanium alloy, the back cover is ceramic, and the display is protected by Corning Gorilla glass 5. The weight of the device equipped with a battery capacity of 3040 mA∙h of not more than 185 g.
Scheduled for release in four color options: Black Moon, Stellar Grey, Pure White and Ocean Depths. The smartphone valued at $699. Included with the camera it costs $749. Taking pre-orders already started. Shipment date is still unknown.