Palm Is Coming Back To Smartphone Making With A 3.3″ Android phone

It seems someone is trying to make sure we don’t forget we started from. Imagine a world where smartphones with screen size below 5-inch have been unconsciously banished, TCL is looking to bring them back. We talking about the Palm brand with a 3.3-inch Android smartphone.

Apparently, this is expected to be a budget handset, but it appears to be giving us headache when looking at the rumoured specs. According to the source, the device’s code name is “Pepito.”

 

Rumoured Key Specs For The Palm Pepito

According to a source who got across to Android Police, the device will sport

  • Network: 2G, 3G and 4G LTE
  • Data Speed: HSPA, LTE
  • SIM Type: Nano-SIM
  • Display
    • Type: IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
    • Size: 3.3 inches, 30.0 cm2
    • Resolution: 720 x 1280 pixels, 16:9 ratio (445 ppi density)
    • Multitouch: Yes
  • Operating System: Android 8.1 (Oreo)
  • Hardware
    • Chipset: Qualcomm SDM435 Snapdragon 435
    • CPU: Octa-core 1.4 GHz Cortex-A53
    • GPU: Adreno 505
    • RAM: 3 GB
    • Internal Storage: 32 GB
    • External Storage: microSD, up to 256 GB
  • Camera
    • Main Camera: 8 MP, AF, LED flash, 720p@30fps
    • Selfie Camera: 2 MP
  • Loudspeaker: Yes
  • 3.5mm jack: No
  • Connectivity
    • WLAN: Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, WiFi Direct, hotspot
    • Bluetooth: 4.2, A2DP, LE
    • GPS: Yes, with A-GPS
    • Radio: To be confirmed
    • USB: microUSB 2.0

  • Sensors: Accelerometer, proximity
  • Battery: Removable Li-Ion 800 mAh battery
  • Colours: Titanium, Gold
  • Price: € 100

Then again, the battery capacity will somehow be enough for that 3.3-inch display to make it through the day without charging, coupled with the running of Android 8.1 Oreo under the skin. so there’s that.

It will probably come out as early as this year so we are eagerly waiting to see what the little fellow can do.

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