Samsung is working on a new Xcover smartphone, according to a new rumor. The device has a small screen. At present, the phone will only be released to the business market and not as a consumer smartphone.
Xcover 5 has a According to WinFuture 5.3 inch LCD screen with 20: 9 aspect ratio and 1600 x 720 pixels resolution. This adds up to a screen size of 12.3 x 5.5 cm, making it one of the smallest screens in the smartphone market. In comparison: the 12 mini has a 5.4-inch screen measuring 12.5 x 5.8 cm. Samsung hasn’t made regular smartphones with such small screens for years.
The device will get Exynos 850-soc. This is a community with a 4G modem and four processor cores up to 2 GHz. According to WinFuture, Samsung is adding 4GB working memory, while expandable storage is said to be 64GB.
The phone also has a 3000mAh removable battery. This is below average for a modern smartphone, but it is much larger than the battery in IPhone 12 mini Sitting. The battery can be charged at 15W. The casing is water and dust resistant with IP68 certification. There is also a feature to act as a mobile payment terminal. Hence, the phone is aimed at the business market, not the consumers.
Samsung has been making phones in the Xcover line of powerful smartphones for years. The most recent is Excover Pro at FieldPro From the beginning of last year. When the new model will be launched is still unknown. According to WinFuture, the device will cost less than three hundred euros. Pictures or device displays are not yet available.