From time to time, some company, usually froma number of startups, invents a bicycle and offers the public to finance it through a crowdfunding platform. Is such a development by Planet Computers called Astro Slide?
This is the world's first 5G smartphone with full physicala keyboard. True, however, in appearance it is a side slider similar to the Nokia E7. Yes, the format is not the most popular. But if ten years ago such a device really looked innovative, now it looks a second time.
This is not the first time for Planet Computers.using the experience of senior Finnish comrades - last year she released Cosmo Communicator, obviously inspired by the 2007 Nokia E90 Communicator.
All this did not prevent Astro Slide from being interesting enough to overfulfill the minimum program - 306% of the required amount was collected.
The fundraising campaign has been launched on Indiegogo and is still active. The device can be ordered for € 491 (₽42100, $ 542) - that is, with a 40% discount - the full price is stated at € 819 (₽70200, $ 903).
Key Features of Astro Slide:
Screen6.53 ″, 1080 × 2340, 395 ppi, 16M colors, touch, capacitive, multi-touch
Iron 2.6 GHz, MediaTek Dimensity 1000 MT6889
Memory RAM 6 GB, ROM 128 GB
GSM 850, 900, 1800, 1900
Battery Li-Ion 4000 mAh Fast Charging Wireless Charging
Dimensions164 x 76.6 x 15 mm
Weight 300 g
Rear camera: 48 MP, flash, autofocus
front camera: 5 MP, no flash, no autofocus
OS Android 10
USBType-C v2.0, USB-OTG