There’s no need to break the bank in order to buy a smartphone with powerful specs. The market offers plenty of alternatives for users who don’t insist on getting the latest technology, but instead prefer a reliable handset with satisfactory performance. One such device is the newly released Apollo Lite by Vernee.
Vernee debuted its first smartphone, the Apollo, in March of this year. The Chinese company made quite an entrance to the market, providing a handset that comes with an astonishing RAM capacity of 6GB, powerful MediaTek Helio X20 chipset with ten cores, and a Mali-T880 graphics processing unit.
caught the eye of consumers in China with its 5.5-inch Quad HD display and the 3D Touch feature support. 128GB of internal storage was provided, together with Bluetooth 4.1 support and other connectivity options.
Camera capabilities were really impressive: 21MP in the rear with a Sony IMX230 image sensor, f/2.0 aperture, phase detect autofocus, LED flash and even 4K video recording, while the front camera had 8MP. Also worth noting is that the smartphone ran Android Marshmallow 6.0 out of the box.
Apollo Lite comes with a metal body and fingerprint sensor
The Lite version seems equally appealing, with the same screen size of 5.5 inches, but a lower resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels. It’s a stripped-down version of the Apollo, but it still manages to be competitive in the mid-range market of smartphones. It provides 4GB of RAM and a 64-bit Helio X20 deca-core processor in its core.
The Apollo Lite comes with 32GB of internal memory and the option to expand to 128GB using a microSD card. It also has a 16MP rear camera and a 5MP one on the front. Battery capacity reaches 3,180mAh, and the smartphone runs Android Marshmallow 6.0. USB Type-C port and fingerprint sensor are also found on the device, which comes in Space Grey and Moonlight Silver color variants.
Apollo Lite is available forglobally, and it’s priced at $229.99, with a $30 discount coupon for purchasing from the company’s webpage. Shipping date is set on July 20.