Vernee to Launch Apollo 2 at MWC: MediaTek deca-core Helio X30 SoC with 8GB RAM


Vernee is all set to launch an all-new flagship; Apollo 2. The Chinese manufacturer had launched its predecessor– Apollo last year in March. MediaTek Helio X20 SoCMT6797 powered Apollo 2 with a RAM of 6GB and storage of 128GB. It also had a screen of  5.5-inch and a 21mp rear camera with SONY IMX230. There was an 8mp front camera for the selfies. The company had priced the Apollo at $399. Vernee’s Apollo 2 is expected to be launched at the Mobile World Congress (MWC) on February 28, 2017. Apollo’s successor is said to have been designed with even more wondrous specs.

Vernee is a burgeoning company which is based in China. Although the company hasn’t been around for much long, the smartphones released by them are quite promising. Vernee Thor and Vernee Apollo have had some incredible specs.

An official slide from Vernee was posted on Twitter by Roland Quandt from that revealed how the upcoming flagship of Vernee, Apollo 2 would look. According to the slide shows, Apollo 2 smartphone will be available in two configurations. One with a RAM of 6GB and storage space of 64GB whereas the second one would have 8GB of 1866MHz RAM and whooping onboard storage of 128GB. The second version would also feature playback at 30fps with the Power VR 7XTP-MT4 GPU (850MHz) and 4K video recording. It would have dual-cameras of 28 megapixels.

According to the disclosed image, Apollo 2 would also happen to be the first smartphone in the world to use MediaTek’s deca-core Helio X30 SoC, that was announced last September. X30 uses a three island design with:

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2 x Cortex-A73 @ 2.8GHz

4 x Cortex-A53 @ 2.2GHz

4 x Cortex-A35 @ 2.0GHz

Vernee had released a teaser last month and revealed that the company had planned to release a new smartphone with X30. However, they did not confirm what they would name the smartphone.

The performance and actual specs of the Apollo 2 would be available once the smartphone is released. For now, this is what we have got from our tipster for more news on the Apollo 2, keeping popping in to get the latest updates!

Other products from the manufacturing company are Mars, Thor, and Apollo Lite. Mars is not just a smartphone, but it’s something more beyond your expectations. With its metal unibody, 4 GB RAM, ultra thin bezel, it offers a smooth experience to the users. Another interesting feature is quick charging facility. The smartphone gets charged 50% in just half an hour which is really helpful when you need to get your phone charged in less time. Thor is another great handset from Vernee. With 5 inch HD screen, 3 GB RAM, 7.9 mm ultra thin body, 13-megapixel rear camera and 5-megapixel front camera, Thor is sure to get the attention of any smartphone lovers. This smartphone is backed up by 2800mAh battery which is good enough for a smart user. Other smartphones from Vernee also come with similar type great features.

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