Completely without Google software: Smartphone “Made in Germany” is launched
A German manufacturer presents its smartphone “Made in Germany”. The special feature: The device works completely without the software from Google.
With the Volla Phone X23, a new telephone “Made in Germany” has been launched. According to the manufacturer, the phone is particularly secure because it completely dispenses with Google apps and services and instead supports several other operating systems.
According to Volla, the Phone X23 combines uniquely intelligent operation and uncompromising data protection with a robust yet elegant design. However, the new smartphone does not come close to the flagships from Samsung and Co. in terms of equipment, which is more in the lower mid-range.
Volla Phone X23: these are the specifications of the smartphone
- Operating system: Volla OS or Ubuntu Touch
- Processor: MediaTek Helio 685 8-core processor with up to 2.0 GHz. Mali-G52 GPU with up to 1.0 GHZ GPU
- Storage: 4GB RAM, 128GB internal storage, up to 512GB external storage on SD card
- Display: 6.3″/16 cm diagonal, 2340 x 1080 pixels, V-Notch for camera, message LED
- Camera: 48MP PDAF + 8MP AF ultra wide-angle & macro camera with Quad HD 1440p video resolution, 16MP front camera
- Wireless connections: GSM/2G 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900, UMTS/3G 900/2100, TDD/LTE/4G 2300/2600, FDD/LTE/4G 700/800/850/900/1800/2100/2600, VoLTE ( only Volla OS), VOWLAN (only Volla OS), WLAN IEEE 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac 2.4 GHz / 5 GHz, Bluetooth 5.0, NFC
- Navigation: A-GPS, GPS, Beidou, Glonass, Galileo
- Sensors: fingerprint sensor, position sensor, proximity sensor, brightness sensor, geometric sensor (e-compass), gyroscope sensor
- Connections: USB-C for version 2.0 protocol and OSB-OTG, 3.5 mm headphone and microphone jack
- Slot: 2 Nano SIM cards and a microSD memory card
- Battery: 4500 mAh / 4.4 V lithium polymer, exchangeable by the user, wired with up to 30 watts and wireless with 15 watts
- Dimensions: 160.9mm x 80mm x 12.2mm
- Weight: 210g
- Supplied accessories: USB charging cable, printed user manual
Pre-order Volla Phone X23 with a discount: Here’s how
If the new Volla Phone X23 appeals to you, you can now pre-order it for EUR 522.00 on the manufacturer’s website . You even get an early bird discount of 10 percent if you enter the voucher code VOLLAX23, the offer is valid until March 19th. It will take a little while until delivery, but it shouldn’t start until May.
This post originally appeared on Schmidti’s blog