One of the main claims to the Russian smartphone with two screens YotaPhone 2 are not so much technical characteristics, how many overpriced apparatus. With the third-generation model that the manufacturer decided to change the policy, so the novelty had real chances to become a successful model. Analysts believe that the reasonable cost of the YotaPhone 3 will allow the apparatus to gain more popularity than the two previous versions.
YotaPhone 3 presented at the Russian-Chinese EXPO in Harbin. Like smartphones the previous two generations, the phone has received two independent displays, one of which works on the basis of electronic ink technology.
The presentation was held Fran Chen, the head BaoliYota Technology, a joint venture of China Baoli and the company Coolpad, which is engaged in the production and distribution of the device in China.
Before the start of sales of Yota Devices will organize a special event, which will tell in detail about all the features of the product. According to reports, the smartphone will receive the Snapdragon 625, which includes eight cores ARM Cortex-A53 (up to 2.0 GHz), graphics accelerator Adreno 506 and modem X9 LTE. RAM will be 4 GB.
The main AMOLED display YotaPhone 3 is characterized by a diagonal of 5.5 inches and a resolution of 1920 × 1080 pixels. On the back side of the case is a 5.2-inch screen on the e-paper E Ink with a resolution of 1280 × 720 pixels. That is, YotaPhone 3 will be significantly larger than the first two models.
Also available will be a 13-megapixel camera, front with a 12-megapixel sensor, fingerprint scanner, USB-C, a microSD slot and support for two SIM-cards. The power will ensure the battery is 3200 mA·h. Apparently, a 3.5 mm audio Jack, the novelty will not get.
Outside of Russia, YotaPhone 3 will cost $350 (around 20 000). At the same time, will be available in two versions of the smartphone with 64 GB and 128 GB of internal memory. The older model will cost buyers $450 (about 26 000).
The beginning of sales of YotaPhone 3 is scheduled for autumn.