We have been used, for years, to see and buy full screen smartphones, without using them anymore physical keyboards. Once upon a time, the reference point in this regard was certainly the BlackBerry, which, however, are no longer present. A little hope, however, comes from China, where it is arriving Duoqin F22 Pro, a smartphone Android 12 equipped with a physical keyboard and an almost feature phone appearance.
Duoqin F22 Pro: smartphone with physical keyboard, Android 12 and vintage look
For those unfamiliar with it, Duoqin is a brand also present on Xiaomi YouPin and is often marketed as being part of the ecosystem of the aforementioned brand. That said, we know better F22 Pro, which reserves surprises not from poco. First of all the , a panel from 3.5 ″ LCD with resolution 960 640 pixels x a 60 Hz, which still allows a good display, despite the physical keyboard present.
The latter finds the usual numeric keypad, the back, home button, the central function one and a comfortable selfie camera placed in the hash key, with unspecified resolution. Moving on to the underbody, there is a chipset Helio G85, accompanied by 4 GB RAM e 64 / 128 GB of storage. The battery finds a fair compromise with a 2.150 mAh it's rickarica 10W. Obviously there is a rear camera, also not known, but the highlight is represented by the operating system Android 12, which makes all the difference in the world.
Price and availability
Unfortunately Duoqin he has not yet announced when his F22 Pro will arrive on the market, but we are really curious to see how a smartphone with a physical keyboard can be placed in 2022 and if it can still have its own niche, as it could also be in Italy.⭐️ Discover the new Weekly Flyer of GizChina with always different exclusive offers and coupons.