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Nubia Alpha wearable smartphone released at the MWC 2019: featuring a flexible screen and one-week endurance

ByLinky Johnson 2019-02-27 4093

At 1:30 a.m. Beijing time on February 25, Nubia and China Unicom officially released the new flexible screen product Nubia Alpha at the MWC 2019 exhibition in Barcelona. Its unique shape design is very special among many flexible screen mobile phones.

First up is the wearable smartphone Nubia Alpha, Nubia Alpha is designed as a whole curved surface screen, which has a 4.01-inch, 960*192 resolution flexible screen with 244ppi and the thickness of the screen is only 0.64 mm. It is reported that the OLED flexible panel is provided by Visino.

Nubia Alpha design 

Nubia Alpha has a circular appearance. Users can wear and use it directly. The circular screen can achieve touch and other operations. At the same time, the longer screen design can display multiple information at the same time, bringing the next generation of smart device experience.

  Nubia Alpha circular appearance

In addition, Nubia Alpha also packs a front 5MP camera with a FOV: 82 degree field of vision, which can be used for user video communication, photography and other scenes. The emergence of Nubia Alpha brings new possibilities for the exploration of the shape of smart devices. Nubia Alpha has become a synonym of the new intelligent species in 5G era when flexible technology is widely used in folding screen mobile phones.

 Nubia Alpha front 5MP camera with a FOV: 82 

Nubia Alpha combines the use experience of mobile phones and smart wear. While supporting the communication function, it has the functions of intelligent heart rate detection, motion mode and so on. Mobile payment, navigation and AOD screen display can be realized. The body adopts stainless steel design, which ensures higher durability in daily use.

In terms of configuration, the Nubia Alpha carries the Snapdragon Wear 2100 processor. It is equipped with 1GB + 8GB storage combination. It has a built-in 500mAh battery, which can last for 2 days in daily use. Nubia Alpha is equipped with a magnetic charger, which realizes charging docking by magnetic attraction without special access.

Nubia Alpha 500mAh battery 

Nubia Alpha is more than just a wearable device. Nubia Alpha runs the alpha OS system, supports eSIM card, provides independent 4G/3G/2G/VOLTE and video calling functions, and has built-in speakers.

Nubia Alpha offers both gold and black options. The black version is made of stainless steel and the gold is made of 18K gold. The body supports waterproofing, provides beautiful design, while bringing excellent all-weather protection function. In the future, Nubia Alpha will also be used as an entry point for IOT devices, thus facilitating the realization of intelligent interconnected life.

Nubia Alpha waterproofing 

Nubia Pods also appeared, supporting Bluetooth 5.0 standard and Qualcomm aptX HD transmission scheme. It lasts 6.5 hours and can last 24 hours a day with charging case. The price is 99 Euros, about $739.


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