Elephone U Pro: 6-inch flagship with AMOLED touchscreen
Elephone is a brand best known for their quality OEM devices and decent budget phones. But new Elephone U Pro is different: it is a true flagship phone with performance and capabilities comparable to the best Samsung and Apple phone, at a half their price.
Elephone U Pro: Features
|CPU||Qualcomm Snapdragon 660 Octa Core 2.2GHz|
|Display||5.99 inch, 2160 x 1080 px|
|Internal memory||128 GB|
|Camera||Front: 8.0 MP, Back: 13.0MP + 13.0MP|
|SIM cards||Dual SIM, Dual Standby, 2 x Nano SIM|
|Weight, size||166 g, 15.40 x 7.25 x 0.84 cm|
Elephone U Pro: Pros and cons
- Almost bezel-less 6-inch screen
- Great performance with the new Snapdragon 660 CPU
- Excellent double lens back camera
- Face recognition system is quick and accurate
- Fast RAM memory for trouble-free multitasking
- Work on the latest Android 8.0
- Currently available only in two colors
Excellent performance is provided by the new octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 660 processor clocked at up to 2.2 GHz. Entire hardware got 140,000 points in Antutu benchmark and this guarantees that even the most demanding games and apps will work super smoothly on this platform.
There is vast amount of RAM – 6 GB, and the memory chip is made in new LPDDR4x technology. This is currently the fastest RAM that you can find in mobile devices, designed for effortless multitasking. No more continuous cache cleaning and random app crashes! 128 GB of internal memory will allow you to store a huge amount of documents, photos, music and movies. This can be further expanded by a MicroSD card that works independently of the two SIM cards.
Display and cameras
A wonderful, almost bezel-less 5.99-inch display can display at resolution of 2160 x 1080 px. This allows you to have a clear view of even the smallest details and watching videos on U Pro is a pure visual feast. In addition, the AMOLED curved screen has wide viewing angle, high image refresh rate and has a rich color palette. Fortunately, the designers also made sure that the display would not scratch and crack too easily, securing it with a layer of super-durable Gorrilla Glass 5th generation.
Panoramic 18: 9 screen allows for effortless website browsing or social media posting. Bezels are limited to bare minimum, and despite the big display, Elephone U Pro is smaller and more convenient to use than the iPhone 8 Plus.
Cameras are also at the flagship level. The 8.0MP front camera lets you take great selfies that can be enhanced with real-time beautifying filters. Rear 13.0MP + 13.0MP dual camera is equipped with a two lenses: monochromatic and normal one, that together make amazing photos, even in low light. Fast autofocus and bokeh effect will make your photos look like it has been taken by a pro photographer on a very expensive equipment!
This is the first phone of this brand that works on the latest operating system Android 8.0, codeword “Oreo”. It provides stable operation and features battery saving features that by monitor and turn off unused applications. It also guarantees backward compatibility with all legacy apps and the ability to run the latest games and software from the Google Store.
The battery capacity is 3550 mAh, and thanks to the energy-efficient FinFET technology of the Snapdragon processor, it allows quite a long work time. Additionaly Elephone U Pro can be charged by increasingly popular wireless chargers. The electromagnetic field generated by the coil is intercepted by the cell and converted into electrical energy.
Two methods of ID are available: you can use the fingerprint reader located on the back cover or identify yourself through face identification function. The latter method is extremely fast and the software can instantly recognizes the user in 0.08 seconds.
Elephone U Pro is the biggest surprise so far on the flagship market this year. The large, absolutely stunning AMOLED screen, top performance and lightweight design rank it among the best phones released in recent months. If you want to buy it now, GearBest has some surprise for you: a 3D protective film on the screen and a charger with Quick Charge as well as additional coupons. This is only available for the first 1200 buyers, so buy it now, if you want to take advantage of this offer!