Today, the mobile phone market packed with lots of repetitive patterns.
The developers are trying to come up with something of such things to interest the buyer. But far from being dispersed on the design changes and installation of powerful processors.
The buyer is waiting for a bright piece, something new, which was not yet on the market. Therefore, most companies have tried to move away from the framework phones.
In the past (2016) year, we were presented with the first frameless smartphones from this series – it Elephone S3 and the S7, the Samsung the Galaxy the S7 the Edge, the Sony the Xperia the XA and others.
This innovation – it’s like a breath of fresh air to the user. But after a while, after the euphoria passed, it became clear that smartphones are not perfect and need some work.
A lot of time was not required companies to start developing new and improved models of frameless smartphones.
In the coming 2017 is expected to release the following gadgets: the Sony the Xperia the Edge, the Meizu the Pro 7, Xiaomi Mi the Mix the Evo, ZUK the Edge, ZUK the Edge.
In this article, we will talk about the Chinese flagship smartphone Elephone S8, which is planning to introduce in the market at the end of February 2017.
Elephone S8 smartphone review, specifications
Elephone S8 features:
- Processor: 10-cores Helio X27, 2 cores A-72 with a frequency up to 2.7 GHz, 4 cores A-53 with a frequency up to
- 2 GHz and 4 cores A-53 with a frequency of 1.6 Hz
- Memory: 4GB
- Internal memory: 128GB
- Screen: 5.7-inch Curved Glass with a resolution of 1920×1080 pixels
- Main camera with autofocus 13Mp dual camera
- Front camera: 8MP
- Battery capacity: 4000 mAh + function fast charging
- Housing: glass body and metal frame
- Operating System Version: Android 7.0
- Cost: 270-300 dollars
To keep up with compatriots, Elephone company as much as possible tried to pay attention to as a stuffing smartphone Elephone S8, as well as its design.
It is known that the device is equipped with 5.7-inch Curved Glass display with a Full Hd resolution (1920×1080). On the sides and top frame no phone.
According to insiders, the novelty will be equipped with a processor 10-cores HelioX27 which includes: 2-cores A-72 with a frequency up to 2.7 GHz and 4 cores A-53 with a frequency up to 2 GHz and 1.6 GHz, 4 GB of RAM.
This feature provides a good gaming performance and fast work of heavy applications. In Elephone S8 will build 128 GB of user memory. The smartphone will be equipped with a hybrid slot SIM cards.
Therefore, if you want to use two SIM cards, you will have to make a choice between the second SIM-card and a micro-SD storage. True to make such a selection is hardly needed when the internal memory to 128GB.
Rumor has it that Elephone S8 awarded dual-core camera 13 megapixels with autofocus and 8-megapixel front camera. On the side face of the fingerprint reader is placed. If we compare the design Elephone s8 to the previous model Elephone S7, then most likely, the smartphone will borrow a glass enclosure that looks good.
There are suggestions that the battery energy capacity will increase from 3000 mAh to 4000 mAh. The charge should be enough for a day of active use.
It is logical that the smartphone will function fast charging, as this allows the processor. For half an hour the battery is fully charged – it is convenient.
Work Elephone S8 will be on Android 7.0 – the system better optimized than Android 6.0.
Elephone S8 conclusions, price, reviews
Of course, it is difficult to judge the novelty, if not know all the characteristics of a smartphone.
Therefore, we can only imagine what it will be at the output. Availability of the information available gives us the right to assume that Elephone S8 will be able to compete with the new frameless smartphones.
But let us not forget that these smartphones are still present disadvantages. It is necessary to string up, that would pick up the protective glass, which you do not appreciate the value of, and in fact people so accustomed to it.
It is also a chance to split the screen at times increases due to the fact that the side and top frame are missing.
The approximate price of the smartphone Elephone S8 will be 270-300 dollars.
Elephone S8 advantages:
- Stylish design
- The absence of a framework
- Decent performance
Elephone S8 disadvantages:
- The camera of the middle class
- Slippery and easily soiled case
- There are problems with the build quality