YotaPhone 2 with e-ink display: Quick Review

People buy YotaPhone 2 not because of the configuration, because of its Russian origin, mainly e-ink display at back side. Yota Phone 2 is priced quite high, around $ 860, 699 Euro – approximately 53,000 rupees, so everyone can not spend too much money for this brand new phone. If you like a more compact phone with powerful configuration and especially the e-ink display is extremely unique, it can YotaPhone Dual Screen will be well worth the money. We have quick YotaPhone 2 Review here.




As mentioned, YotaPhone 2 design is quite special with two displays at both sides. If Samsung Galaxy Note Edge has two screens, but they tied together, the small screen located at the edge of the screen, but YotaPhone 2 has two different displays as the main screen, located on the back of the device. Yota has designed their phone with curved edges at all four corners, top and bottom of the device, making it feel a lot smaller than a 5-inches bar design smartphones in the market. If holding the front is looking okay but turned the e-ink display, the device will look slightly larger than normal.


YotaPhone 2, front has AMOLED display of 5 inches, with pixel density of 442ppi and protected by Gorilla Glass 3, and the back side has the 4.7 inch e-ink display. Using an AMOLED display in front, but not too bright colors, easy to accept, even it’s a slightly comfortable trying to push the LCD screen on a high saturation. The back e-ink display of YotaPhone 2 has a resolution of 960×540 pixels, it’s a very sharp e-ink display.


Yota equipped with the ability to touch the display and all curved sides gives it very very unique look. YotaPhone 2 allows control the entire contents of the front screen on the back, except for the video content. This means while saving the battery power, you just use the e-ink display. In addition, the e-ink display saves battery power when content changes so you can display calendar information, weather, battery or widget without any worry, it is always there for we see no need to press any key, and the content can be parallel or independently of the content of the main screen.


YotaPhone 2 no longer owns an average configuration as early YotaPhone launched, this one is significantly stronger. Although not the most powerful configuration at this point, but with Snapdragon 800 chip, 2.3 GHz Quad-core processor, 2GB of RAM and 32GB of internal memory, so you do not need to worry too much. YotaPhone 2 works well, still a slight delay when the control screen on the front, but completely acceptable. Perhaps the device running smoothly because it runs Android 4.4 platform.


It has a 2550 mAh battery capacity which is provide Talk-time up to 13 hours on 4G and web-browsing time up to 4 hours on 4G. More remarkable, Yota has integrated its lift mechanism from the front to the back just so struck by a conversion is very simple and easy to use. We can say this is a new Android phone with a creative idea and unique way.

YotaPhone 2 Specs:

  • Dimensions of 144.00×69.50×8.90mm
  • Weight of 140g
  • Front HD AMOLED Display of 5 inches
  • Resolution of 1080×1920 pixels
  • Rear E-link Display of 4.7 inches
  • Resolution of 540×960 pixels
  • Rear Camera of 8 mega pixels
  • Front Camera of 2.1 mega pixels
  • Android 4.4 operating system
  • 2.2 GHz quad-core Processor
  • Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 Chip
  • Adreno 330 GPU
  • 2GB of RAM
  • Internal memory of 32GB
  • Connectivity of 4G LTE Car.4, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, Bluetooth 4.0, GPS, A-GPS, Glonass, NFC, FM, Micro-USB 3.0,
  • Battery capacity of 2550mAh
  • Nano SIM

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