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Elephone U2 with Pop-up Dual Selfie, Triple Rear Camera and 95% Screen-to-body Ratio launched!

Elephone U2

Elephone U2 has just been launched at the Global Sources Electronics Show (GSES) in Hong Kong. This is meant to be an upgrade to the Elephone U smartphone. It’s equipped with a pop-up dual selfie camera, triple rear camera and powered by the Helio P60 chipset while running on Android 9.0 Pie. It was on showcase alongside the Elephone A6, Elephone A5 and Elephone Soldier.

Elephone U2

Design

Elephone U2

It was also designed with metal and glass just like other smartphones from the A series. The same triple rear camera on the A6 is present as well, although the fingerprint scanner now sits at the rear. It also reminds us of the Vivo Nex S and Vivo Nex A with its pop-up dual selfie camera.

Display

Elephone U2

The U2 is built around a 6.26-inch FHD+ IPS LCD totally bezel-less display. The screen boasts of 1080 x 2340 pixels in resolution along with a 412 pixel per inch density for sharp visuals. Overall, the screen stretches up to 95% screen-to-body as well, which is incredible.

Software and Hardware

It runs on Android 9.0 Pie operating system out of the box. Under the hood, the Helio P60 chipset from MediaTek runs the race, it comes with 8-cores of processor clocking at 2.0GHz for a smooth ride.

The ARM Mali-G72 MP3 graphics card handles graphics. For storing files, the device packs 64GB internal storage space which is expandable up to 256GB using a memory card. It boasts of 6GB RAM space for multitasking through apps.

Camera

The Elephone U2 features triple 12MP + 5MP + 2MP rear camera for photography. The camera is accompanied by a LED flash and other internal features listed in the table below. In the selfie department, there’s a pop-up dual 16MP + 2MP selfie shooter for all your selfies as well.

Battery

Powering up the U2 is a 4000mAh battery capacity with fast charging technology. With the fast charging feature, charging the battery from 0% to 100% shouldn’t take up to 2 hours.

Elephone U2 Specs

・6.26-inch FHD+ IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 1080 x 2340 pixels
・Android 8.1 Oreo
・MediaTek Helio P60
・Octa-core 2.0GHz
・6GB RAM
・64GB Internal Storage
・12MP + 5MP + 2MP rear camera
・16MP + 2MP selfie camera
・4000mAh battery

Elephone U2 Features and Video Review

Elephone U2 Full Specifications

General

Device Type Smartphone
Model Elephone U2
Announced October, 2018
Released October, 2018
Status Available on Shopping stores

Network

2G Network GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 MHz
3G Network WCDMA: HSDPA 850 / 900 /1700(AWS) / 1900 / 2100 MHz
4G Network LTE 800 MHz
LTE 850 MHz
LTE 900 MHz
LTE 1800 MHz
LTE 2100 MHz
LTE 2600 MHz

SIM Type Nano + Nano

SIM Count Dual SIM

Design

Type Metal + Glass
Dimensions
Weight
Water Resistant No
Protection Yes
Colours Red, Black, Green

Display

Display Type FHD+ IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen
Size 6.26-inch
Resolution 1080 x 2340 pixels
Colors 16M colors
Pixel Density 412ppi
Screen-To-Body Ratio 95%
Aspect Ratio 20:9
Touch Screen Model Capacitive
Touch Screen Yes
Multitouch Yes
Protection Yes
Features Multitouch, Scratch Resistant, 2.5D curved glass screen
Secondary Display No

Camera

12MP + 5MP + 2MP
Yes
2160p@30fps
Yes
Autofocus 
Continuous shooting 
Digital zoom 
Exposure compensation 
Face detection 
Geotagging 
HDR 
ISO settings 
Panorama 
Scene mode 
Self-timer 
Touch focus 
White balance settings
Phase detection, 2x optical zoom
Yes, LED
f/2.0 + f/2.2 + f/2.8
16MP + 2MP (Pop-up)
Yes
f/2.0

Software

Android 9.0 Pie
Modified
Yes
Skype Yes
Whatsapp Yes
Facebook Yes
Youtube Yes

Hardware

MediaTek Helio P60 (MT6771)
Process Technology 12nm
CPU Octa-core 2.0GHz
Cores 8-Cores
Bit Architecture 64-bit
GPU (Graphics) ARM Mali-G72 MP3
GPU (Cores) 3-Cores
GPU (Frequency) 800MHz
6GB
Memory Speed 1600MHz
Internal Storage 64GB
Yes, up to 256GB
Card Type microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC

Fingerprint (Rear)
Accelerometer
Proximity
Ambient Light
Compass
Gyroscope

Controls Touchscreen, Lock Button, and Volume Key

Connectivity

Yes
Infrared
Wi-Fi Yes
Wi-fi Hotspot Yes
USB Type Yes, Type C
GPS Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS
NFC
HDMI Yes
3.5mm jack Yes
Facial Identification Yes
No

Battery

Battery Type Li-Po Battery
Capacity 4000mAh
Placement Non-removable
Fast Charging Yes
Standby
Talk Time
Video Play
Normal Use

Media

Yes, MP3, AAC, AAC+, eAAC+, WMA, MIDI, WAV, AC3, FLAC
Yes, 3GP, Mp4, MPEG4, H.263, H.264 player
Vibration, Ringtones
MP3, WAV
Yes

Yes

Other Features

– MP3/WAV/eAAC+/FlAC player
– Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic
– DivX/Xvid/MP4/H.265 player
– Photo/video editor
– Document viewer

Elephone U2 Unboxing

Inside The Box

NB: Details may vary.
– Charger
– USB Data Cable
– Earphone
– Quick Start Guide
– SIM Ejector Pin

Elephone U2 Price

Starting From $249 – $299
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