Samsung W2018 Flip Mobile Launched:
Samsung Electronics on December 1 along with China’s Telecom jointly announced its new premium “Flip Smartphone” W2018 at an event in Xi amen, China. The clam shell designed W2018 is the tenth product by the joint venture of Samsung + China Telecom and also the First to feature Bixby intelligent voice assistant.
W series from Samsung always looks forward by providing its users a unique and premium design and same was the scenario with the current variant. The clam shell phones considering the current trend are extremely rare but on its tenth anniversary, Samsung went for the same ultra-premium design for the high-class business crowd.You may also visit galaxy A8 & A8+ and samsung smartwatch.
The device is mainly targeted at the high-class business society limited to Asia with its expected whooping price of CNY15,999 Approx. €2000/$2400 /Rs. 1,55,000.
Features and Specifications :
Talking about the device, the phone carries ultra-premium looks built from a combination of metal and glass. It is offered in two colors- Elegant Gold and Platinum. The measures are yet unknown but the device weight is 247 grams.
Furthermore, the device along with premium looks is equipped with Corning Gorilla Glass 5 at the back and on top of the screen. The phone decorative design is made out of zinc and alloy while the keypad part is formed after 126 laser engraving.
For the display, the clam shell phone features dual 4.2-inch AMOLED touchscreen displays inside as well as outside, each having a resolution of 1080 x 1920 pixels. It also sports full keypad and navigational buttons for a traditional flip phone experience.
The hardware on the device is powered by Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 835 SoC coupled with 6 GB of RAM. The storage department gets 64 GB of memory expandable up to256 GB via micro SD card.
As far as the cameras are concerned, the rare packs a 12 Megapixel camera. Well at a glance it might not seem too exciting or impressive but the key highlight of the camera is its single sensor featuring f/1.5 aperture – the lowest on any device till date.
While the front sports a 5 Megapixel shooter with an aperture f/1.9.
The dual sim clamshell device runs Android 7.1.1 Nougat out of the box, upgradeable to Oreo (8.0) shortly and the hardware gets its power from a 2,300 mAh battery.
Sensors on board include rear-mounted fingerprint scanner, NFC, iris recognition and more. It also gets Samsung’s Bixby assistant along with a dedicated Bixby button.
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