YotaPhone is something we have not heard much about, but this phone is unique in one aspect, which is its display or displays. This is the first Android run phone in the world that features dual screens, one in front and second on the rear. Both the displays have 4.3 inch dimensions. The phone that was launched in India on October 17 is now available in India.
YotaPhone C9660 is sold through flipkart for Rs. 23, 499.
Out of the two screens, the one in the front is the primary camera and it offers 1280 x 720p HD resolution. The display offers 16.7M color depth and ~342 ppi pixel density. The screen on the rear is an e-ink display that offers 640 x 360p resolution. It is always on display, and functions even when the battery is almost drained. This display can be used as an e-reader. The display is protected using a curved Corning Gorilla Glass 3.
YotaPhone is powered by a 1.7 GHz dual core CPU paired with Adreno 320 GPU. Qualcomm Snapdragon 400 chipset is used. There is 2 GB of RAM and 32 GB of internal storage memory in this device.
It is a single SIM phone and supports 2G and 3G network bands. While the official site speaks of LTE connectivity, the flipkart listing does not have any mention about this. Other connectivity options includes WiFI, Bluetooth, GPS and microUSB.
The rear camera in the phone comes with a 13 MP sensor, while the front camera comes with a 1 MP sensor. It is an auto focus camera on the rear and features an LED flash.
YotaPhone runs somewhat dated Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean OS. The battery has 1800 mAh capacity. Ambient light sensor, accelerometer, compass, gyroscope and proximity sensor are found on this phone. The over all dimension ranges 67×133.6×9.99 mm and it weighs 146g. The phone is made by YotaDevices from Russia.
- 4.3 inch dual displays
- 1280 x 720p HD front display
- 640 x 360p rear e-ink display
- 1.7 GHz dual core CPU
- Adreno 320 GPU
- Qualcomm Snapdragon 400 chipset
- 2 GB RAM
- 32 GB internal storage
- 13 MP rear camera, Auto focus, LED flash
- 1 MP front camera
- Single SIM
- 2G, 3G
- 1800 mAh battery
- WiFI, Bluetooth, GPS with A-GPS, GLONASS and microUSB
- Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean OS
- Ambient light sensor, accelerometer, compass, gyroscope and proximity sensor
- 67×133.6×9.99 mm