In Russia presented YotaPhone 2 – Android-smartphone with two screens in 32 990 rubles




Yota Devices officially introduced in the Russian second-generation smartphone YotaPhone. Presentation of new products at a special event held in Moscow. The cost of a smartphone with two touch screens will be 32 990 rubles.


Feature YotaPhone 2 – the second screen, made by technology E-Ink, which allows him to save the image without the cost of energy. The device has a more modern design, as well as more powerful stuffing.

The main screen of the smartphone YotaPhone 2 is made by technology Super AMOLED, it has a size of 5 inches on the diagonal and a resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels. To read e-books, notifications, and other tasks that do not require fast moving pictures, the user can move to the second screen to save battery power.

The second display has a diagonal size of 4.7 inches and a resolution of 960 x 540 pixels. “While reading YotaPhone can run up to several days. In the YotaEnergy be able to work for two days, “- said General Director of Yota Devices Vladislav Martynov.

Built-in software allows you to filter out messages received on the second screen, leaving the most important. According to Martynov, Android-program can be switched on and the rear screen. “Although they are not intended for display on the electronic ink, but we were able to implement this function and” – he said. For example, the second screen, you can make a schedule, weather, social networking, card or boarding pass for the plane. The image will be available even when the device battery is completely discharged.


In addition, the smartphone is a function YotaCover (dashboard hides from prying eyes), YotaSnap (submit to a second screen with a screenshot of the main display), Mirroring (use the second screen as a viewfinder, for example, to make self the main camera is 8 megapixels) and slideshow that shows on EPD-display random photos.

To protect both screens from scratches YotaPhone used glass Gorilla Glass 3. In place of the dual-core processor came a new quad Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 processor with a clock frequency of 2.3 GHz. To reduce the thickness of AMOLED-display, Yota Devices collaborated with Samsung. As a result of the joint efforts managed to make the device thinner than 9 mm. Now smartphone runs on Android KitKat, but soon pass upgrade to Android 5.0.

The gadget will be available for sale on the official website YotaPhone Tuesday, December 2. In the online store Yota Devices, shops Ulmart, online stores Ozon, Wikimart and network “Delicatessen Stereo”, and also in a retail network operator Yota, the device can be purchased from December 6. The cost of the smartphone will be 33 thousand rubles. For owners of the first generation YotaPhone cost of the device will be 26 390 rubles.

In Yota Devices noted that, unlike the first generation, the new product will be a massive telephone. Already placed an order for 200,000 vehicles, most of which are ready for shipment. For the development of second-generation smartphone spent about $ 15 million, a fraction of the amount that usually spend other companies. For example, according to the Yota Devices, Apple spent on the creation of iPhone 6 worth 10 times more.

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