The creator of Android officially introduced its own smartphone

In late March, we told you that the founder of the same name and creator of Android operating system, Andy Rubin Essential founded the company and was determined to create their own unique smartphone. Andy even teased Internet users photos of the smartphone itself, but details about it in no hurry to share. And then, finally, the official presentation of the gadget called Essential Phone. Than it is notable from the competition? In this we are now and try to understand.

The creator of Android officially introduced its own smartphone The creator of Android officially introduced its own smartphone

First, the smartphone has a virtually frameless screen, if not to take into account the lower part of his standard Android buttons. In the upper part of the right in the screen "crashes" 8-megapixel front camera. The whole interface adjusts to it, so as not to overlap any items on the screen. Due to the fact, surprising effect is created by increasing the screen, and wherein the aspect ratio is equal to 19:10 instead of the traditional 16: 9. LTPS-size display has a size of 5, 71 inches, and its resolution is 1312 to 2560 pixels. Thus it boasts a good brightness of 500 nit.

The creator of Android officially introduced its own smartphone

The basic smartphone camera is arranged in a very original. Firstly, the gadget is equipped with two 13-megapixel sensors. First shoots in RGB-range, and the second - in monochrome. The device is able to focus using the phase and laser detection. The camera can shoot video in 4K resolution at 30 frames per second. In 1080p resolution frame rate is increased to 60 frames per second, and 720p - up to 120 frames per second. The front camera has an aperture of f / 2.2, which will remove the great Self, even if the ambient light is far from ideal.

The creator of Android officially introduced its own smartphone

But that's not all! To the right of the two lenses of the main chamber disposed magnetic contacts, to which is attached an accessory smartphone - 360-degree camera, equipped with two sensors with a resolution of 12 megapixels lens of the "fish eye" and four built-in microphones. This device allows to shoot video with a resolution of 3,840 by 1,920 pixels and at 30 frames per second. The developers assure us that additional accessories such as charging station Essential Phone Deck will be released in the near future with magnetic connectors, and other useful devices for smartphone owners.

The creator of Android officially introduced its own smartphone

The edges smartphone frames titanium frame, resistant to scratching or bending of the device when falling to the ground. The rear cover of the gadget is made of ceramics and offers a user a choice of four color schemes: "Black Moon", "Gray Star", "pure white" or "deep ocean". Display device covered Gorilla Glass fifth generation. smartphone width is 71, one millimeter, and while it weighs 185 grams. As the CPU uses Essential Phone Snapdragon 835. Also on board gadget 4GB of RAM, 128GB permanent memory and battery capacity is 3040 mAh. smartphone costs $ 699 (plus another $ 50 if you want to purchase a 360-degree camera). The device goes on sale within the next month.