Fairphone 2 is a modular smartphone announced in June this year, which later this year will debut in the sales calendar, and its production will start in November.
Modular smartphone is the future for some, for others the fad. The best known of this type of device is still ground Macaw Project, although you can not also forget about ZTE ECO-MOBIUS, which was presented during the CES 2014 in Las Vegas and gone, like a stone in water. The company also lost Vsenn project. So if everything goes according to plan it Fairphone 2 will be the first device of this type, which goes on sale. Before turning to the technical specifications presented the base model, let me add only that Fairphone 2 can be more likened to a PC, where we can easily replace a component. So far his vision of Google, which envisages the creation of the unit of blocks. This does not change the fact that the manufacturer has an interesting idea and can achieve a lot of success. For the performance on your smartphone responsibility is old and proven Qualcomm Snapdragon 801 (MSM8974-AB), which was implemented for flagship devices some time ago. This does not change the fact that 4-core unit with a maximum clock frequency at 2.26 GHz continues to offer high performance, which combined with 2GB of RAM LPDDR3 @ 931 MHz ensures smooth operation of Google's Android 5.1 Lollipop. Display in Fairphone 2 has a diagonal of 5 "and a resolution of Full HD (1920 x 1080 pixels). This configuration translates to just over 441 PPI, and therefore presented content will be clear. IPS screen is hidden under a sheet of Corning Gorilla Glass third generation. Fairphone 2 will go into mass production in November, and in December will make its debut on the European market. Until now offer Pre-sales have benefited more than twenty thousand volunteers. Suggested retail price Fairphone 2 was set by the manufacturer at 525 euros , which after conversion gives us about 2,237 dollars.
Specifications Fairphone 2
|System||Android 5.1 Lollipop|
|Screen||5.0 "Full HD (1920x 1080 pixels), Corning Gorilla Glass 3, IPS, PPI 441||SoC||Qualcomm Snapdragon 801 (MSM8974AB), 4-core Krait unit 400 clocked at 2.26 GHz|
|GPU||Adreno 330 @ 578 MHz||RAM||2GB LPDDR3 @ 931 MHz / td>||Built-in Memory||32GB eMMC 5.0|
|Card Slot||microSDHC, microSDXC, microUHS||The camera||8 megapixel, Omnivision OV8865, the lens aperture F / 2.2, LED, size 1 / 3.2 "pixel size of 1.4μm x 1.4μm||Camera||2 megapixels, Omnivision OV2685, size ⅕ "pixel size of 1.75μm x 1.75μm, lens aperture F / 2.8|
|Battery||2420 mAh, 3.8V (9.2 Wh)|
|Communication||Dual-SIM (dual standby, 2x microSIM), Bluetooth 4.0 Low Energy, Wi-Fi 802.11 a / b / g / n / ac (2.4 & 5 GHz), 3.5 mm stereo audio jack, micro-USB port 2.0, the receiver GPS with A-GPS and GLONASS, the LTE modem (cat.4)|
|Housing||easily detachable plastic|
|Dimensions||143 x 73 x 11 mm|