2018 dual-screen smartphones

What kind of ideas are not introduced into the life of smartphone manufacturers. For example, two displays on one device. Well, not fiction? No, today it is a reality, and there are at least several similar devices on the market. Let’s look at them.

Meizu Pro 7 64GB

We will start with an interesting news from Meizu this season. Pro 7 is the flagship model, which means it got all the same. So it is: a 5.2-inch AMOLED display with a resolution of 1920 × 1080 pixels, a powerful 8-core MediaTek Helio P25 processor (MT6757T), 4 GB of RAM and 64 GB of internal.

One of the main features of the smartphone is located on the back of its case – this is an additional display with a diagonal of 1.9 inches. You might think that it is only necessary to look at the time or check notifications, but this is not so – the picture from the rear dual camera is displayed on the screen, so you can use it to create a selfie. Agree, great idea..

By the way, the CS43130 Master HIFI audio chip is used here, so it’s also a music smartphone.

  • Screen diagonal: 5.2 inches
  • Screen Resolution: 1920 × 1080
  • Weight: 163g
  • SIM Card Quantity: 2
  • Processor: MediaTek Helio P25 (MT6757T)
  • Memory capacity: 64 GB
  • RAM capacity: 4 GB
  • Battery capacity: 3000 mAh
  • Camera: 12/12 MP
  • Memory card support: no
  • Support for 4G networks: yes

Meizu Pro 7 Plus 64GB

The device is very similar to Meizu Pro 7, which is described above, but there are significant differences..

First, there is a larger screen, its diagonal is 5.7 inches, and the resolution has grown to 2560 × 1440 pixels. The second is the 10-core MediaTek Helio X30 processor. Third – the amount of RAM increased to 6 GB. Finally, the battery capacity has become larger, which is logical – now it is 3500 mAh.

As for the second display, it is exactly the same and is located there – on the back of the case.

  • Screen diagonal: 5.7 inches
  • Screen Resolution: 2560 × 1440
  • Weight: 170g
  • SIM Card Quantity: 2
  • Processor: MediaTek Helio X30
  • Memory capacity: 64 GB
  • RAM capacity: 6 GB
  • Battery capacity: 3500 mAh
  • Camera: 12/12 MP
  • Memory card support: no
  • Support for 4G networks: yes

HTC U Ultra 64GB

And this is the flagship from HTC, which received a very cool design. In addition to design, the attention is attracted by very unusual shades of the case. Below you can see for yourself.

HTC U Ultra is the real flagship, which received a powerful processor (Qualcomm Snapdragon 821), 4 GB of RAM, excellent cameras, chips like the fast charge function, etc..

As for the secondary screen, it is located above the main display. What is it needed for? For convenience and energy saving, notifications are displayed on it. The trick is that as soon as you pick up the smartphone, the backlight of the additional screen is activated and you immediately see notifications. Very well.

  • Screen diagonal: 5.7 inches
  • Screen Resolution: 2560 × 1440
  • Weight: 170g
  • SIM Card Quantity: 2
  • Processor: Qualcomm Snapdragon 821
  • Memory capacity: 64 GB
  • RAM capacity: 4 GB
  • Battery capacity: 3000 mAh
  • Camera: 12 MP
  • Support for memory cards: yes
  • Support for 4G networks: yes

LG V20

LG was one of the first companies to propose the use of two displays. True, both are located on the front of the case, with an additional – to display a notification – above the main display.

Officially, the LG V20 is not supplied to us, although this is a very interesting flagship device: a 5.7-inch display with QHD resolution, Android 7.0, a dual rear camera, Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 processor, 4 GB of RAM and 64 GB of main memory. Supported memory cards up to 2 TB.

Another feature of the LG V20 is also interesting – its back cover is removable! Yes, although it is metal, it is removed by pressing the button. Unusual.

  • Screen diagonal: 5.7 inches
  • Screen Resolution: 2560 × 1440
  • Weight: 173g
  • SIM Card Quantity: 1
  • Processor: Qualcomm Snapdragon 821
  • Memory capacity: 64 GB
  • RAM capacity: 4 GB
  • Battery capacity: 3200 mAh
  • Camera: 16 MP
  • Support for memory cards: yes
  • Support for 4G networks: yes

YotaPhone 3

All of you have probably heard about YotaPhone – a smartphone that has two full displays. And not so long ago the third generation of the device came out.

The diagonal of the main display is 5.5 inches, it received a resolution of 1920 × 1280 pixels. The second display, which is located on the back of the case, received a diagonal of 5.2 inches and a resolution of 1280 × 720 pixels. It’s just that it is made using E Ink Carta II technology – it is convenient to read books on it.

The new product is based on the Qualcomm Snapdragon 625 processor, has 4 GB of RAM and 64 or 128 GB of main memory. Battery capacity – 3300 mAh.

Formally, the device was supposed to go on sale in Russia in the fall of 2017, but this did not happen at the time of writing. The cost of the device is also unknown..

  • Screen diagonal: 5.5 inches
  • Screen Resolution: 1920 × 1280
  • Weight: –
  • Number of SIM Cards: –
  • Processor: Qualcomm Snapdragon 625
  • Memory capacity: 64 GB
  • RAM capacity: 4 GB
  • Battery capacity: 3300 mAh
  • Camera: 12 MP
  • Support for memory cards: yes
  • Support for 4G networks: yes

LG X view K500DS

LG mid-range, the main feature of which has become … Of course, an additional screen, which is located above the main. It is necessary all for the same – to reflect notifications.

The diagonal of the main display is unusual – 4.93 inches. Resolution – 1280 × 720 pixels. A smartphone based on the Qualcomm Snapdragon 410 processor works, it has 2 GB of RAM and 16 GB of ROM, there is a slot for a memory card. Diagonal of the second screen – 1.76 inches.

The case is stylish, glass on both sides. There are several color shades, but, in our opinion, the most advantageous is black. It also has good cameras (for this price category).

  • Screen diagonal: 4,93 inches
  • Screen Resolution: 1280 × 720
  • Weight: 120g
  • SIM Card Quantity: 2
  • Processor: Qualcomm Snapdragon 410
  • Memory capacity: 16 GB
  • RAM capacity: 2 GB
  • Battery capacity: 2300 mAh
  • Camera: 13 MP
  • Support for memory cards: yes
  • Support for 4G networks: yes

DOOGEE T3

This smartphone can only be called luxurious: here you have a metal case, and the back of the case is covered with genuine leather (so, in any case, it is stated in open sources).

But not only the design and decoration materials are impressive, but also the second display, which is located … Where would you think? Do not guess – on the top of the case! In this case, the display itself is small (diagonal – 0.96 inches), and the information from it is not read out. Time is indicated on the display, yes notifications.

The characteristics of the smartphone, it should be noted, are not bad, but it costs relatively cheap.

  • Screen diagonal: 4.7 inches
  • Screen Resolution: 1280 × 720
  • Weight: 150g
  • SIM Card Quantity: 2
  • Processor: MediaTek MT6753
  • Memory capacity: 32 GB
  • RAM capacity: 3 GB
  • Battery capacity: 3200 mAh
  • Camera: 13 MP
  • Support for memory cards: yes
  • Support for 4G networks: yes