Despite being a very young company, the Spanish firm Weimei has already carved a reputation Thanks to its range of smartphones in which raw material the maximum offer advanced features at prices more reasonable than traditional brands. We saw it with terminals such as the wePlus and now the company has just announced the arrival of its successor, the WePlus Weimei 2.
Terminals of the brand are manufactured in collaboration with the Chinese company Gionee and instead bring us a device that enhances what you already met by the wePlus in key points such as screen, memory or the integration of a fingerprint reader, Although still being inscribed within the average range. We see all the details.
Weimei renews its smartphone star
As mentioned, the screen is one of the sections that has changed, maintains the 5.5 inch but it passes the HD resolution of the first model FullHD and 400 dpi of density. However, leaves the system Super AMOLED in favour of a LTPS InCell panel, but that Yes, keeps the glass resistant Corning Gorilla Glass 3.
In terms of design, Weimei continues to promote the use of metal and glass as main materials, but improving the finishes and introducing a new element: the physical button front.
As you’re already imagining yourself, in addition to to return to the home screen, integrates a fingerprint reader to unlock the mobile or make payments. It also has a system of gestures to access a custom menu sliding onto the button.
In terms of cameras, the new model mounts a main Sony IMX258 13 megapixel sensor with lens f/2.0, focus on automatic and FullHD videos recording, while the front camera goes up to 8 megapixel and maintains f/2.2 lens. The two Chambers have LED flash.
WePlus Weimei 2 vs WePlus Weimei, face to face
We’ve already talked about some differences between the wePlus and the wePlus 2, but they are not the only ones. The new smartphone Weimei also improves the performance section, and does so with a processor Mediatek helium P10 It is accompanied by a Mali GPU T860.
Also It takes a leap in memory with 4 GB of RAM and it doubles the storage up to 64 GB, more than enough to be able to store all kinds of files, while maintaining the option to expand the total capacity with a MicroSD of up to 128 GB.
WePlus 2 features dual SIM slot and has improved its WiFi connectivity 802.11 standard ac, but still have connectivity NFC. Weimei also includes noise-cancelling microphone, speakers with sound DTS and a notification LED, all powered by a battery of 3.130 mAh and weOS based Android 6.0 command.
WePlus Weimei 2
|DIMENSIONS AND WEIGHT||153 x 75.26 x 7.6 mm and 168,9 gr||151,9 x 74.6 x 6.9 mm and 145 g|
|SCREEN||LTPS InCell 5.5 inch FullHD 1920 x 1080 pixels and 400 dpiCorning Gorilla Glass 3||Super AMOLED 5.5 inch HD 1280 x 720 pixels and 267 DPICorning Gorilla Glass 3|
|PROCESSOR||MT6755M P10 Helio OctaCore 1.8 GHzMali GPU T860||MT67353 OctaCore 1. 3 GHzMali GPU T720|
|RAM||4 GB||3 GB|
|MEMORY||64 GB + MicroSD 128 GB||32 GB + MicroSD 128 GB|
|CAMERAS||Rear: 13 MP Sony IMX258, f/2.0, AF, flash LED FullHD videosFront: 8 MP, LED flash, f/2.2||Rear: 13 MP Samsung S5K3M2XXM5, f/2.0, AF, flash LED FullHD videosFront: 5 MP, LED flash, f/2.2|
|SOFTWARE||weOS Android 6.0-based||weOS based Android 5.1|
|CONNECTIVITY||Dual SIM 4G, WiFi, a/b/g/n/ac, Bluetooth 4.0, a-GPS, minijack, USB-C||Dual SIM 4G, WiFi, a/b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.0, a-GPS, minijack, USB-C|
|EXTRAS||Fingerprint reader, microphone (x 2) with noise cancellation, speakers Professional Bass with DTS, LED notifications, aluminum design||Speakers sound, noise-canceling microphone DTS, LED notifications, aluminum design|
|BATTERY||3.130 mAh||3,150 mAh|
Price and availability
Mobile phones are one of the gifts star in the Christmas season and Weimei does not want to be late, so the new WePlus Weimei 2 will be available starting today December 12 on its web site and other usual outlets.
The device has only been released in a golden hue and a single version of memory (64 GB). The price of the terminal is of 329,99 euros.