Tired of all those mobiles that are the same? Today we show you a very curious terminal, since it is a phone that is not a smartphone, but as incredible as it sounds, it carries Android. It is not a highly recommended terminal for its price, but as a curiosity it has caught our attention.
It is not a smartphone, but it has Android, so is this curious mobile
When the smartphone had already become a definition of mobile phone, Nokia arrived with its new 3310, trying to convince those who are still looking for simplicity in a mobile. This same year they repeated with 8810, confirming that there is demand in the market, although it is not too large.
A Swiss company called Punkt recently launched a basic mobile, in the style of these Nokia. However, it has a peculiarity, and it is that it carries Android under its housing.
It doesn't really seem to have Android, since the interface is the same as a classic mobile phone, without smart features. Its creator affirms that it is a telephone designed for those people who need to send or receive calls and messages, but which in turn offers a solution to have connectivity.
The main application of this mobile is the tethering or shared connection. By having 4G connectivity, you can share it with other devices such as a tablet or laptop. It is also not something that another Android phone cannot do (all phones have this feature) but it is true that in its category it is less frequent.
In terms of security, The company indicates that this section is in charge of Blackberry through five levels, such as manufacturing itself or the start of the system. It is a lightweight, rugged mobile phone with minimalist software.
The mobile can be purchased on its website at a price of 329 euros, a figure that seems a bit high for what it offers.
Key features of Punkt
- 2-inch TFT screen: 320 x 240 pixel resolution.
- Snapdragon 210 processor.
- 2 GB of RAM.
- 16 GB of internal storage.
- LTE, Wi-Fi n, Bluetooth 4.2.
- 1280 mAh battery, up to 12.5 days of standby use.
- IP protection 52.
- Android 8.1 Oreo.
- Applications: Calls, SMS, contacts, notes, clock, calculator, calendar, tethering, airplane mode and contact synchronization.