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A spokesperson for rugged smartphone vendor Ulefone has instructed us the corporate will unveil two rugged smartphones earlier than the top of the 12 months, forward of the launch of Blackviewâ€™s 5G-enabled BV10000.
Set to reach in November, the Ulefone Armor eight will sit between the Armor 7 and the Armor 9, each of that are already accessible.
Mediatekâ€™s Dimensity 800 system-on-chip will energy the machine, which may even include 8GB of reminiscence and 256GB onboard storage. The worth, weâ€™ve been instructed, will probably be round $600, which is smart for a flagship rugged smartphone.
Different options embrace a 6.1-inch show, three rear digicam sensors with a prime pixel rely of 64-megapixels, a 5080mAh battery and Android 10.
An extra electronic mail trade with Ulefone, nonetheless, additionally revealed the corporate is getting ready a second 5G handset that may retail for round $300.
Whereas no actual specs have been revealed, we assume it is going to include the cheaper Dimensity 720 processor, much less reminiscence and storage capability, in addition to inferior picture capabilities.
Ulefone had plans to launch a 5G cellphone in 2018, however the product â€“ often called the Armor 6 5G â€“ by no means noticed the sunshine of day as a result of Mediatek cancelled the M70 chip that was alleged to energy it.
On the time of writing, the most affordable 5G smartphone available on the market is the Realme V3 5G, which could be had for lower than $180, with 6GB RAM and 64GB storage.