Those who remembers few gray hairs may still remember those times when in the mobile phones sector, highlighting companies such as Siemens, who disappeared in 2008 when it was acquired by Arques Industries, renamed Gigaset Communications and until now had remained outside smartphones.
And we say so far because this firm has just introduced its first range of smartphones, some Gigaset ME to come prepared to do battle in the high-end Android. But the former Siemens does not want to settle for throwing a mobile good and sell it based on nostalgia, and boast excellent design, spectacular components and more affordable than the flagship of the big brands price.
Gigaset ME: these are their weapons
The Gigaset ME comes equipped with a 5-inch IPS display with FullHD resolution , a pixel density of 443 ppi and 2.5D protected by Gorilla Glass, a material with which the posterior of the device is also tops, in which we also We find a fingerprint reader. Speaking of design, this device is topped by a stainless steel frame has a size of 144.5 x 69.4 x 7.7 mm, a weight of 160 grams.
If we look inside the hood we find a processor Qualcomm Snapdragon 810, 3GB of RAM DDR4 , Adreno 430 GPU, an internal storage of 32 gigabytes and Charger Type C, all powered by a powerful battery of 3000 mAh which together with the commitment to settle by resolution FullHD we ensure good performance and a range that could get the colors to some of the devices that lead the high-end.
This device will also feature in the photographic section thanks to a powerful rear camera of 16 megapixel f / 2.0 lens, sapphire crystal to prevent scratches, ultrafast SLR auto focus system in just 0.16 seconds, One high CRI LED Flash and six layers of lens for sharper images. The front camera on your part will have 8 megapixels and a wide-angle of 120 ° to help us make the best of our pixels.
The main camera is also capable of recording videos in 4K, and the rest of the parts list we also find an infrared port, pedometer, UV sensor and even an application for managing our health. The mobile also implements Hi-Fi sound with its AMK4375 chip speakers and noise-canceling technology to CSR aptX not lose sound quality by connecting with wireless speakers.
Finally we must also note that the ME will Gigaset dual SIM slot and can be used to put the second also a microSD of up to 128 GB . All this arsenal will benefit Lollipop moved by Android 5.1.1 customization with Gigaset UI layer, and a price that will stay on 469 euros.
There are also models and Pro Pure ME
Although the Gigaset ME is the standard model of the new range of phones from the German company, we also found two other models that complement both above with a Pro version and below with a Pure midrange but also keeps many of its components.
On the one hand, the Pure ME is a mid-range with the same 5-inch screen FullHD, but settles for aQualcomm Snapdragon 615 processor , 2GB of DDR2 RAM, 16 GB of internal storage expandable through the second slot its dual SIM. Its battery rises to 3,320 mAh and low price to 349euros.
The ME Pro meanwhile is a vitamin version remains the main specifications, but whose screen grows up to 5.5 inch Full HD and up to 4,000 mAh battery. The other difference with the normal version is that the camera sensor is a IMX230 with 20.7 megapixels and optical stabilizer. The price also rises slightly reaching 549 euros .