Wiko has just announced a trio of new smartphones, two of which feature a full-screen design. The most high-specced one is Wiko View2 Pro
with thin bezels on the top and sides and a minimized chin. The top has a notch for the front camera in a similar fashion to the Essential Phone. Actually, the Wiko model looks very much like the Essential one. The display has a 6-inch diagonal size and a 19:9 aspect ratio. The resolution is 720 x 1528 pixels. The IPS panel is fully laminated and covered with a 2.5D curved Corning Gorilla Glass. Wiko View2 Pro
packs a Snapdragon 450 chipset, 4GB of RAM and 64GB of storage. The battery's capacity measures 3000 mAh. The camera department includes a 16MP front-facing shooter with an f/2.0 lens, Face Unlock and Super PDAF along with two rear snappers, each with a 16MP sensor and an f/1.75 lens. All this is housed in a metal unibody available in anthracite and gold colours. The device is priced at EUR 299. Wiko View2
has the same body, display, front camera and battery as the View2 Pro. However, it is based on a Snapdragon 435 mobile platform coupled with 3GB of RAM and 32GB of RAM and has a single 13MP rear shooter with an f/2.0 lens. It also adds a silver colour option and is priced at EUR 199.
Wiko View Lite
is built around a 5.45-inch 18:9 screen with an HD+ resolution, full lamination and 2.5D curved glass. Above the display, a 16MP selfie camera sits coupled with a selfie softlight. On the back, there's a 13MP primary shooter. Performance relies on a Mediatek MT6739WW chipset with 2GB of RAM and 16GB of internal memory. Power is supplied by a 3000 mAh battery. The model is available in black, gold, and red colours and costs EUR 159. All three models have rear-mounted fingerprint sensors and run on Android 8.1 Oreo.Source
Wiko Mobile has presented the Wiko View, Wiko View Prime, and Wiko View XL. All of these models feature 18:9 displays. Wiko View's display has a 5.7-inch diagonal size and HD+ resolution, full lamination and 2.5D curved glass. The model features a 16MP front-facing camera with a 5-element lens and an f/2.0 aperture. The primary shooter is equipped with a 13MP sensor and employs a Super Pixel function that can make...
1 September 2017
As part of the IFA 2016 in Berlin, Wiko has presented two new mid-range smartphones. U Feel Prime features an elegant metal body with a 5-inch, fully laminated display. Its IPS panel has a resolution of 1080p and a peak brightness of 460 cd/sq.m. The screen also has a 2.5D curved top glass. Under its hood ticks a Qualcomm Snapdragon 430 chipset that includes a 1.4GHz octa-core CPU coupled with 4GB of RAM. The...
4 September 2016
Today Wiko launches the Slide 2 in the Kenyan market exclusively via one of the largest African online retailers - Jumia. The device is priced at KES 9999 (EUR 92) and is available in gold and blue colors. It features a metal frame and a 5.5-inch IPS display with 720p resolution. Performance relies on a 1.4GHz octa-core CPU coupled with 2GB of RAM and 16GB of internal memory. The latter can be expanded with up to...
26 November 2015
Wiko is a France-based smartphone manufacturer that has its fair share of fans. Actually it does make some pretty good devices and today it revealed two new smartphones from its Highway series. Both provide 4G LTE Cat. 4 connectivity and run Android 4.4.4 KitKat. The Wiko Highway Star 4G sports some pretty decent specifications. It features a 5-inch Super AMOLED display with a 720p resolution and a Corning Gorilla...
2 March 2015