Following the original YotaPhone, which started selling in December 2013, a new-generation device may be unveiled at MWC 2014. Hi-Tech.Mail.Ru reports that the new smartphone is expected to be better than its predecessor in every way. The YotaPhone 2 may be announced as soon as February 24th, although there aren’t many details about the smartphone yet. Also Read - Samsung officially teases Galaxy Z Flip commercial during Oscar Awards
Just like its predecessor, the YotaPhone 2 should have two displays, a regular touchscreen on one side, and an E-Ink display on the other side. Both displays are expected to be bigger, with the E-Ink one also getting full touch capabilities. Also Read - Amazon is also skipping MWC over Coronavirus concerns
The original YotaPhone packed a 4.3-inch screen display with a resolution of 1280 x 720 pixels and an E-Ink screen with 640 x 360 pixels resolution on the back. Other features include 1.7GHz dual-core Qualcomm Snapdragon processor, 2GB of RAM, up to 64GB of storage, 13-megapixel camera, 1-megapixel front-facing camera, 1800mAh battery, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth and LTE support and Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean under the hood. Also Read - Nvidia to skip MWC 2020 because of Coronavirus: Report
In less than two months, some 12,000 YotaPhone units were sold, the publication reports, with most of them being picked up by Russian smartphone buyers.