As a strong competitor of Snapdragon, MTK launched 2 deca-core flagship products this year – Helio X20 / X25. Both chipsets are very popular among the renowned brands, which launched their deca-core models one after another, for example, Meizu Pro 6/6S, LeEco Le 2 Pro, Xiaomi Redmi Pro. Vernee, after released its first deca-core model – Apollo Lite (Helio X20, 4GB RAM, 32GB ROM), finally brought another deca-core smartphone – Vernee Apollo (powered by deca-core Helio X25 CPU) to the market. This model is branded as the first MTK VR smartphone.
Vernee Apollo comes with 5.5 inch 2K (2560x1440p) display, Helio X25 2.5GHz deca-core CPU, 21.0MP SONY IMX230 rear camera (supports PDAF) and 8.0MP wide angle (84°) front camera. Besides, it is also equipped with 4GB RAM, 64GB ROM, and 3180mAh Li-polymer battery which support quick charge (30 minutes charge = 50% battery). What’s more, Vernee Apollo comes with an innovative package which can double as a VR box.
Besides the powerful hardware, Vernee Apollo also sports all new industrial design and epitomizes the pursuit of superb metal feeling and wonderful visual effects. It features an ergonomic arc body, 98% metal coverage, advanced CNC technology and sand blasting surface treatment.
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Vernee has started the presale of Apollo with the price tag of $299.99. The shipment will be arranged at the middle of December.