Insides #977: Lenovo S30 Mini, Samsung Exynos 9610, Honor 9, frameless smartphone Sharp
In the new issue of Insider: Lenovo S30 Mini makes its debut later this month; Exynos 9610 released until the end of the year; fully frameless smartphone Sharp follows the design Essential Phone; Honor 9 dual camera demonstrated before the announcement; bracelet Honor Band 3 can get built-in heart rate monitor.
Lenovo S30 Mini makes its debut later this month
Company Explay, known for its secure smartphones, has announced the imminent release of a lightweight version of the flagship Lenovo S30. The smartphone will be launched in the same protected housing and will go on sale under the name Lenovo S30 Mini. The device is protected against moisture according to IP68 standard, is not afraid of shaking, bumps and drops. Cover carbon fiber protects the battery compartment from possible physical damage.
USB port S30 Mini protected from damage by moisture, which is undoubtedly essential for a smartphone of this level. It is important that before turning on the mobile network do not need to wait until the connector is completely dry. Lenovo S30 Mini runs on the preinstalled Android 7.0 Nougat.
Exynos 9610 released until the end of the year
This week it became known that the processor Samsung Exynos 9610 debut before the end of the year and will represent the segment of the middle class, competing with OCTA-core solution from Qualcomm Snapdragon 660. 9610 Exynos will be built on 14-nm process technology. The chip includes four Cortex-A73 and Cortex-A53, graphics Mali G72 MP3, modem, LTE Cat. 13.
The release of CPU scheduled for the fourth quarter. What smartphones will receive the first chip – not reported.
Fully frameless smartphone from Sharp showed on the rendering
From late spring in the network there are rumors about a new, completely invisible bezel smartphone from Sharp, who will lead the army of compact devices with large displays. None of these novelties was never presented, but the network nevertheless has got a few renders, which shows a possible design of such a smartphone. At first glance, shows similarities with Essential Phone from Andy Rubin.
To date, it is not clear whether this is the final design or concept render is far from reality.
Honor 9 with dual camera demonstrated before the announcement
In the network appeared another teaser of the forthcoming event Huawei, which will present new devices: smartphone Honor 9 and fitness tracker Huawei Band 3.
New dual rear camera failed to consider and new photographs of the Chinese certification Agency. By the way, the European premiere will take place on 27 June in Berlin. At the same time will be announced and the Honor 9.
Bracelet Honor Band 3 can be paired with Android and iOS, giving notice on the tiny OLED screen. It is possible that the case is a built in heart rate monitor. The expected cost of the bracelet is a little over $30.
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