Japanese carrier NTT DoCoMo has just announced its dual-screen NEC Medias W N-05E among other handsets after it has presented a prototype of such last year.
The said model sports a pair of 4.3-inch LCD screens, each having a 540 x 960 resolution. Such dual-screen feature allows the utilization if each screen independently or combining such to give more space. Users can also flip the N-05E by 90-degrees to use the bottom panel as a sizeable touchscreen keyboard. When it’s open, the handset has about a 5.6-inch diagonal display. It measures 64mm thick when it is closed.
On its inside is an Android 4.1, a 1. 5GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon MSM8960 processor, a 1GB of RAM, and a 16GB of built-in storage. Apart from abovementioned, the handset is also powered by NFC and Japan-centric digital TV tuner functionality.
The device ensures quality image-shutter with its 8-megapixel cam. It also has a microSDHC slot that is expandable up to 32GB and a 2,100 mAh battery that sustains the phone’s life up to 460hrs on LTE standby or up to 630hrs if on 3G. Its talktime is said to be up to 500 minutes on a 3G network . Further, Medias W N-05E allows a number of links as with WiFi, Bluetooth, GPS, and LTE.
The company will bring the device to the Japan market by April of this year but there is no reports on the price yet or if the said handset will also sell in the rest of the world.