Yamada Denki, the Japanese consumer electronics retailer, has announced a new smartphone in Japan this week. The device is named as ‘EveryPhone‘ that runs on the latest Windows 10 OS. It is priced at ¥39,800 (approx $325 / Rs. 21,700) and sports low-end specifications compared to other devices at this same price range. The device is just 6.9mm thick making the EveryPhone, the slimmest ever Windows Phone till date.
It equals the latest iPhone 6s thickness that also measures the same 6.9mm. The device comes with a 5.5-inch display with HD resolution while most of the smartphones at this price range comes with a Full HD resolution display. Under the hood is the 64-bit Snapdragon 410 quad-core processor along with 2GB of RAM. The device has 32GB of internal storage that can be further expanded up to 64GB.
There is a 13MP rear camera with dual tone LED flash and a 5MP front-facing camera. It is backed by a 2,600mAh battery that can give 10 hours of talk time and lasts up to 300 hours on standby. The connectivity options included in this smartphone are 4G LTE, Bluetooth 4.0, Wi-Fi, GPS/A-GPS, and MicroUSB 2.0. Apart measuring just 6.9mm thick, it also weighs only 138.6 grams.
The device comes with two years of manufacturer warranty at no additional cost. It’s in stock starting from today in Japan, along with a free wireless keyboard and screen protector for the first 3000 purchases. There will be two color options to choose from White and Black.
While not many Windows 10 powered smartphones are launched, we can expect even better-designed devices in the coming days. Till date Microsoft had officially launched Lumia 950 and Lumia 950XL, and the Lumia 550 is already available in few countries, and the Lumia 650 is rumored to be launched soon. In India, the Lumia 950 and 950XL will officially launch on November 30th which is just two days away. Stay tuned for more updates!