Fairphone 2 Launched as World’s First Modular Smartphone: Fairphone, the company which unveiled the ethical sourced smartphone back in 2013, is going to launch its new smartphone dubbed as Fairphone2. The new smartphone that the ccompany is going to launch is also being dubbed as the world’s first modular smartphone. It is something on which Google has been working on with Project Ara from past couple of years. Google was going to launch Project Ara modular smartphone but somehow delayed the announced launch untill 2016.
Fairphone 2 has been stressed more as World’s First Modular smartphone as it has got a modular construction for easy disassembly or assembly of the Fairphone2. The company has built its seconf smartphone as a robust handset that designed to last. Fairphone 2 will have a pice tag of Eur 529.38 and will cost around Rs. 38,000 in India. As of now Fairphone 2 can be pre-orderd but the Fair Phone2 will begin shipping in December.
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Fairphone has also announced its collaboration with Jolla to work on the operating system of Fairphone 2 smartphone. Fairphone and Jolla together will release a more customised version of the Sailfish operating system for the phone. As of now, the Fairphone 2 will be shipped Android 5.1 Lollipop operating system.
Fairphone 2 Specifications
|Operating System||Android 5.1 (lollipop)|
|Processor||quad core snapdragon 810|
|Internal Memory||32 GB internal Storage and expandable up to 128 GB via microSD|
|Screen Resolution||1080 x 1920 pixels pixels|
|Camera||8 megapixel rear and 2 megapixel front camera|
|Connectivity||GPRS/ EDGE, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Micro-USB, and Bluetooth|
Fairphone 2 Launched as World’s First Modular Smartphone
As far as Fiarphone 2 speccifications are concerned, it boasts a 5-inch full HD display with a resolution of 1080 x 1920 pixels. Fairphone 2 has got the advantage of its 2.26 GHz Quad -core Qualcomm Snapdragon processor coupled with 2 GB of RAM. The handset will offer 32 GB of innternal storage and can be further expanded up to 128 GB via external microSD card. Fairphone 2 has the only disadvantage of its 2 megapixel front camera in the category of smartphone of 30k. There is 8 megapixel of rear camera with the features like autofocus, LED flash and video recording.
Fairphone 2 is backed up by a 2420 mAh battery and measures a dimension of 143 x 73 x 11 mm. It weighs very light at 148 grams only and supports 2G, 3G and 4G LTE. Looking at the Fairphone 2 spec chart, it can be considered as the best modular handset that we can look forward to.