The Newman K2 is a 5.5-inch FHD phone with 1.5Ghz quad-core processor, and if you happen to live in China you could be fortunate enough to bag one for just $146!
Newman successfully make the leap from Chinese MP3 and PMP maker to respected phone maker last year with their first phone a dual-core MT6577 phone named the Newman N1. Over the past 18 months Newman have launched a number of excellent phones ranging from the quad-core Exynos powered N2 to the low-cost Newman K1.
The next phone in the Newman range to hit the market with be the first 1080 FHD Newman phone to date with the largest display measuring 5.5-inch. Newman have announced that they plan to offer a small number of K2’s (just 300 units) at a special introduction price of only 899 Yuan ($146), an astonisghinly low price for a 1080 phone of this size powered by a 1.5Ghz MT6589T chipset, 2 GB RAM and boasting a 13 mega-pixel main camera!
Newman K2 specifications
Newman K2 Advanced
Newman K2 Basic
|Model||K2 Basic||K2 Basic|
|Release Date||July 2013||July 2013|
|Resolution||FHD 1920 x 1080||FHD 1920 x 1080|
|OS||Android 4.2 Jelly Bean||Android 4.2 Jelly Bean|
|Chipset||Mediatek MT6589T||Mediatek MT6589T|
|CPU||1.5Ghz quad-core MT6589T||1.5Ghz quad-core MT6589T|
|GPU||Power VR SGX544MP 357mhz||Power VR SGX544MP 357mhz|
|Rear camera||13 mega-pixel||13 mega-pixel|
|Features||F/2.2 Aperture||F/2.2 Aperture|
|Front camera||5 mega-pixel||5 mega-pixel|
|SD card||Yes, 64GB||Yes, 64GB|
|Dimensions (mm)||153 x 78 x 9.8mm||153 x 78 x 9.8mm|
|Colours||White, Black||White, Black|
|Where to buy|
Newman have yet to set the date, but be sure that the special sale will kick off in the next week or so with all phone selling out in a matter of moments!
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