Il Mobile World Congress 2016 saw the presence of many protagonists, first of all Samsung, LG, Huawei and Xiaomi, to name a few.
Exploring the pavilions, however, it was not uncommon to come across some more niche Asian producers: this is the case of Boway, which, on the occasion of the event, presented the new one Boway U10: here is our hands-on!
Boway U10, the GizChinaIT hands-on
Boway U10 - First impressions
Despite being the flagship device of the company, we are not talking about a real flagship, but a battery phone, given the generous removable unit from 4000 mAh, which can only guarantee an autonomy above the norm, also given the modest technical data sheet.
In fact, under the shell, we find a SoC true octa-core MediaTek MT6753 with ARMv8-A architecture a 64 bit and maximum clock frequency from 1.5 GHz, while the graphic part is entrusted to a GPU of type ARM Mali-T720 MP3; everything is flanked by 1 GB di RAM e 16 GB di internal memory.
Aesthetically this Boway U10 presents a plastic shell with dimensions that are not exactly small, especially as regards the thickness, given the aforementioned battery.
In addition to the battery size and a not particularly energy-intensive SoC, autonomy will also be facilitated by the use of an IPS display 5 inches diagonal with resolution HD 1280 x 720 pixels.
They conclude the whole fingerprint reader, cameras from 8 and 5 mega-pixel and stock operating system Android Lollipop 5.1.