The world’s smallest touchscreen phone, Vphone S8, comes with a working touch screen and amazingly smart features. So, while the whole world is moving towards big screen devices, Vphone wants its consumers to get the experience of the world’s smallest touchscreen smart device weighing only 30 grams.
Vphone, is a Chinese company established in the year 2010. It has developed the world’s smallest touchscreen smartphone that moreover looks like a smartwatch. It has a tiny touch display along with a micro-SIM card slot, expandable memory and all such features that one would expect from a smartphone. Though the company behind this innovative device hasn’t yet shared any details of its availability in the Indian market, but S8 is bound to turn heads around during the launch in the country.
Vphone S8 is a touchscreen smartphone featuring a 1.54″ TFT display. It weighs around 30 grams. Vphone S8 works on both Android and iOS. It consists of a 64 MB RAM along with 128 MB internal memory which is expandable up to 8 GB via a microSD card. The battery capacity is 380 mAh and the device comes in two colors – Black and Silver.
Additionally, Vphone S8 features an alarm, calculator, calendar, world clock and a dedicated mic with active noise cancellation.
This phone is priced at INR 2000 only.
So, here is everything that you need to know about the Vphone S8 – world’s smallest touch screen smartphone.
A SMARTPHONE THAT LOOKS LIKE A SMART WATCH: VPHONE S8
Vphone S8 smartphone looks more like a strapless smartwatch. It measures just 46.7 mm x 37.3 mm x 9.9 mm and weighs only 30 grams. It resembles like that of the Apple’s SmartWatch dial. The device is made out of aluminum magnesium alloy. It has three capacitive buttons below the display and supports a 380 mAh on board battery to powerfully power up this tiny smartphone.
It contains a micro SIM card slot that supports 2G technology. This will help you use the S8 device as an independent smartphone over GSM.
Vphone S8 is compatible with both Android and iOS. The company is working to append more platforms to its compatibility list. S8 basically functions as an extension to your primary smartphone. Simply pair it up with your device and utilize the services. Pair the S8 device with your own smartphone via Bluetooth, and effortlessly use it to make or receive calls, read & reply to messages or use your favorite social networking apps.
The Vphone S8 device features a 1.54-inch touchscreen display that comes with a 2.5D curved glass screen and a metallic frame. The display highlights the time, incoming call notification, messages and also several other useful things. It also has stylish and convenient virtual buttons for better control.
Vphone S8 functions on a low-end hardware as it is just an extension of your primary smartphone. It doesn’t require any top-of-the-line hardware. This device is powered by a MT2502 processor. There’s an on-board ROM of 128 MB paired with 64 MB of RAM. And S8 also supports an expandable memory of 8 GB to store more data whenever required.
BETTER CONNECTIVITY & SENSORS
The Vphone S8 works great as far as its connectivity is concerned. It also has better sensors and is equipped with a heart rate monitor, pedometer night sleep monitoring along with a motion chip and light-sensors.
S8 sports USB 2.0 along with a 5 PIN USB. Not just that but also Bluetooth v4.0 and FM radio.
PRICING & AVAILIBILTY
The Vphone S8 device that is more like an extension of your primary smartphone is yet not available in the Indian market. Neither has the details regarding the availability been shared. But the device is priced at Rs. 2000 only.