Gigabyte debuts four new smartphones
During this past weekend Gigabyte has announced no less than four new smartphones that are based on the popular Android mobile operating system. All new models, however, are budget-oriented ones so if you are looking for a premium smartphone you should keep on looking.
The new devices are called Gigabyte Classic, Gigabyte Classic Lite, Gigabyte Essence and Gigabyte Essence 4 and they share most of the hardware specs. The Gigabyte Classic is the most powerful smartphone of them all – it comes with a 5-inch sensor display at 720p HD resolution, a Spectrum chipset, 1 GB of RAM, 8 GB of internal memory that can be expanded via a microSD card slot (up to 32 GB), one rear 8 MP camera and another 5 MP front shooter and a 2000 mAh battery. The Classic sells for EUR 95.
The Gigabyte Classic Lite smartphone is a cut-down version of the Classic. The device comes with a 5-inch sensor display but this time the screen works at 854 x 480 pixels. The rest of the specs include a Spectrum processor, 512 MB of RAM, a 5 MP rear/2 MP front camera combo, a 2100 mAh battery and Android 4.4 KitKat. You can have the Classic Lite for EUR 75.
The third device in the line is the Gigabyte Essence. The smartphone has a 4.5-inch sensor display, an unknown Spectrum processor, 512 MB of RAM, a 5 MP rear camera and a 2 MP front shooter. The smartphone is powered by a 1600 mAh battery and runs Android 4.4 KitKat. You can have it for EUR 70.
Finally we have the Gigabyte Essence 4 – this one comes with a 4-inch sensor display at 480 x 800 pixels and includes a dual-core MediaTek processor, 4 GB of internal memory, a 2 MP rear camera and a 0.3 MP front one and a 1300 mAh battery. This extremely affordable smartphone sells for EUR 55.