It is unarguably true that 2016 was a great year for several smartphone brands and technological startups. 2016 brought along several technological gifts like new devices, new OS, new brands, new accessories, and even new innovations. And while 2017 is a couple of hours away, we can only keep our fingers crossed and see what it holds technology-wise.
2016 was a wonderful year for Chinese smartphone brand Ulefone too as it saw it churn out various devices, both mid-range and high-end. Ulefone for sure already has quite a number and variety of smartphones on the market and ones which are designed for different user needs and for different price points. It is worth remembering that Ulefone’s main theme have always been provision of relatively affordable devices.
One of the devices to be expected from the stables of Ulefone come January 2017 is the Ulefone Gemini Pro. This is a smartphone expected to come equipped with a 5.5-inch display, a 4GB RAM and 128GB internal storage. According to the details received, the Ulefone Gemini Pro will be powered by a MediaTek Helio X27 deca-core processor (clocking at 2.6 GHz) and it seems the cameras will be one of the biggest selling features.
The Ulefone Gemini Pro will be come out-of-the-box with a dual camera design where both rear cameras are 13-megapixel cameras. Also, the front-facing selfie camera is also expected to be a 13-megapixel shooter. Doing the maths, the Ulefone Gemini Pro will be launced with three(3) 13MP cameras.
Additional features expected include Quick Charge, USB Type-C connectivity and Android 7.0 (Nougat) out-of-the-box, a metal unibody design and a fingerprint scanner.
Let’s keep our heads high against the January release date… and be sure to get a detailed review from TechProducts as soon as the device launches.
Read full specifications below;
|Brand Model||Ulefone Gemini Pro|
|Date Released||21 Dec. 2016|
|Display Type||IPS LCD Capacitive Touch Screen|
|Display Size||5.5 Inch, 1080 x 1920 pixels|
|Dimension||146.1 x 69.9 x 7.8 mm|
|Sim Type||Dual Sim Support Functionality (Nano)|
|Network||2G / 3G /4G Support|
|2Bands||(GSM 1/ 850 3 / 900 7 /1800 / 8 /1900)MHZ|
|3Bands||HSDPA 800 / 850 / 900 / 1700(AWS) / 1800 / 1900 / 2100|
|4Bands||LTE-FDD (800 / 1800 / 2100 / 2600MHz) Cat.4 Up to 150Mbps downlink, 50Mbps uplink|
|Operating System||Android 7.0 Nougat|
|Chipset||MediaTek Helio X27 SoC|
|CPU||2.6GHz Octa core processor|
|Camera Features||Geo-tagging, Touch Focus, Face/Smile Detection, Panorama, HDR, LED|
|Rear Camera||Dual Camera – 13MP|
|External Storage||Yes, 256GB|
|Sensors||Finger Print Scanner, Proximity sensor / Gyro Sensor / Accelerometer / Compass Sensor|
|Video Support||MPEG4, H.263, H.264, XviD|
|Messaging||SMS, MMS, Email, Push Email|
|WLAN||Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot|
|Bluetooth||Yes, v4.2 A2DP, EDR, LE|
|PS||Yes A-GPS Built In, USB Type C 1.0 Reversible|
|Battery Capacity||3000mAh Li-On Battery -Non Removable|
|Fast Charging Support||Yes|
|Standby Time||Up To 48 Hours|
|Talk Time||7 Hours|