Energizer to Enter Smartphone Market w/18000 mAh Battery, Foldable Displays and Pop-up Cameras
February 11, 2019
Energizer, the battery company is planning on bringing their own smartphoneswith large batteries, foldable display and pop up camera to MWC 2019. Energizer will be introducing 4 smartphone lines, Power Max, Ultimate, Energy and Hardcase. There will be 26 different variants of the smartphone with the largest battery capacity being the 18000mAh, which is currently the largest battery capacity on the market thus far. Their flagship series. Energizer Ultimate U620S Pop and Energizer Ultimate U630S Popvariants may be powered by MediaTek Helio P70 and P22 SoCs and may feature a dual selfie camera housed in the pop up mechanism with a 16MP main camera as well as a 2MP depth sensor. The U620S may sport a triple rear camera setup with 16MP, 5MP and 2MP sensors with tech specs of 6GB RAM and 128GB storage. Meanwhile, the U630S may sport 4GB RAM and 64GB internal storage. So far, no Malaysia release date or Malaysia pricing has been revealed but we do know that the U620S will be launched in July and the U630S in June. The smartphones with the pop up camera on top does look like a fat battery, which is pretty appropriate, given the company’s reputation.
Figure 1: Energizer’s Battery Centric Smartphones