Talk of excellent affordable mid range smartphone and make sure UMIDIGI S2 falls somewhere. UMIDIGI is the latest company to join the bezel less league of smartphone with the S series’ latest flagship phones. UMIDIGI S2 and S2 Pro are the latest UMIDIGI smartphones that bear bezel free smarphones. The products are a true reflection of the re-branding that UMI has undergone to birth UMIDIGI.
UMIDIGI S2 prides in running on Android 7.0 Nougat, one of the latest OS versions by Google. The software allows you to perform stuff like screen splitting and working on two apps with single device. The handset happens to be powered by one of the most speedy processor with Helio P20 chip (MediaTek) on board.
In a more profound manner we articulate out the features and a detailed review of the UMIDIGI S2 a premium mid-range smartphone that resembles iPhone’s latest model. The smartphone sports dual nano SIM cards or single SIM with SD card.
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Key UMIDIGI S2 Specifications
- Display size: 6.0 inch SHARP TDDI
- Screen Type: SHARP TDDI IPS screen
- Display Resolution: 1440*720 pixels
- OS: Android 7.0 Nougat
- CPU: 2.3GHz Cortex-A53 Helio P20 processor
- RAM: 4GB
- ROM: 64GB
- SD card: Available SIM 2 slot up to 256GB
- Front camera: 5MP beauty selfie
- Back camera: Dual camera (13MP + 5MP)
- Fingerprint: Back mounted below dual cameras
- Battery: 5100mAh
UMIDIGI S2 Screen
The handset features a SHARP TDDI (Touch and Display Driver Integration) IPS touch screen. The screen is a capacitive multitouch phone allowing up to five finger gestures. The handset boasts of a 6.0-inch TDDI display screen with an upped resolution of 1440*720 pixels.
The UMIDIGI S2 offers 2.5D curved display and the full phone being bezel-less. Its display screen is protected by the Corning Gorilla Glass 4. The 18:9 Aspect display with 90% body-to-screen ratio. The Full View Display comes on a 6 inch with a standard version of the same being 5.5-inch smartphone.
UMIDIGI S2 Design
This unique smartphone sparks the UMIDIGI’s entry into bezel-less smartphone world. The smartphone comes in variety of colors with a red version and black one. Both versions (the 6-inch and 5.5-inch) come into reality with metal body witha 98% metal to body ratio.
UMIDIGI S2 speaks out with a slimmer body outfit at 8.8mm and a huge battery in terms of capacity fitted within. This handset profiles itself with a symmetrical design and picks out with unique crafted body.
The UMIDIGI S2 has the USB Type-C on the lower end alongside the speaker and microphone. The phone also has dual cameras at the back and just beneath it we have the fingerprint sensor taking 0.1s to unlock.
UMIDIGI S2 Platform and Storage
This smartphone runs on Android 7.1 Nougat and happens to feature the the UMI UI referred to as UMI OS a custom user interface for UMIDIGI smartphones. The handset happens to brag about the 2.5GHz Cortex-A53 octa core processor that sports the Mali-T880 GPU.
The graphics powered by the Mali-T880 MP2 processor has a processor speed of 800MHz.
The UMIDIGI S2 mid-range smartphone has 4GB RAM that simplifies app performance and multitasking. The internal or on board storage of 64GB internal storage. The handset lacks a dedicated expandable memory slot but uses SIM 2 as an extension. It can take up to 256GB of TF Card.
UMIDIGI S2 features dual back facing camera just above the fingerprint scanner. The front snapper offers a little reduced power but it happens to be a beauty camera.
The back facing cameras promise stunning pictures with dual cameras that’s 13 megapixels and 5 megapixels dual lens cameras with Sony IMX258 sensors. The camera supports up to X3 zoom with live focus and live photos.
The back camera features bokeh effect that allows for smart and beautiful pictures.
The front snapper is unique and ideal for selfie pictures and video calling. The camera is placed strategically to offer quality beautified pictures with 5MP camera.
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UMIDIGI S2 has a bigger battery than the body appearance. The handset features a unique lithium polymer battery whose 30 min charge can last for a full day. The smartphone supports Quick Charge 2.0 using the USB Type-C port which also adds up as the headphone jack.
The battery has a battery capacity of 5100mAh that can last for long enough.
|Display||Screen Size||6.0-inch and 5.5 inch|
|Protection||Corning Gorilla Glass 4|
|Platform||OS||Android 7.1 Nougat|
|CPU||Octa core Cortex-A53 processor|
|Chip||MediaTek Helio P20|
|SD Card||SIM 2 slot up to 256GB|
|Cameras||Type||Tripe (Dual back + front) cameras|
|Front snapper||5MP beauty camera|
|Back camera||13MP + 5MP with Sony IMX258|
|Price and Availability||Price||$185.99|
|COUPON||GBblack1 (price $180.99)|