Devices with a second screen, created by E-Ink technology, are already available on the market. The most famous among them is the YotaPhone smartphone. Coming soon the first tablet of the same kind from the company EeWrite.
The novelty will be equipped with 2 displays. On the front side there will be a 9.7-inch LCD-display with a resolution of 2408 x 1536 pixels. A black and white E-Ink screen with a resolution of 1200 x 825 pixels will appear on the back side of it. As the developers promise, the device will be able to support Wacom's digital pen with recognition of up to 4096 degrees of pressing force. This will allow users to easily take notes, draw and write texts by hand. In addition, it is much easier for eyes to read e-books, magazines and other press from a black and white screen based on electronic ink.
The heart of the development will be a 6-core processor.EnergyTek MediaTek MT8176. It is designed for use primarily on tablets. Two Cortex A72 cores operate at a frequency of up to 2.1 GHz, another 4 energy-efficient Cortex A53 operate at a frequency of up to 1.77 GHz. The graphics processor of the device - Imagination PowerVR GX6250.
The novelty will have a memory capacity of2 GB and flash memory for storing information on 32 GB, as well as a slot for microSD-cards, Bluetooth and Wi-Fi modules, 8 MP main camera and stereo speakers. The battery of the novelty is quite capacious - 5000 mAh. Provided and USB Type-C connector.
The authors plan to raise funds for such an unusual device through crowdfunding. When the novelty will enter the market and how much it will cost is still unknown.