UMIDIGI Crystal: the Frameless Milestone of UMIDIGI
UMIDIGI is a Chinese smartphone brand with a good reputation in the market. UMIDIGI creates many best-selling smartphones like UMIdigi C Note to UMIDIGI Z Pro. All models are rated very good, with best quality and value conscious prices. The UMIDIGI Crystal is its first frameless smartphone which is considered as another milestone in the endless journey towards innovation of UMIDIGI. Today, let’s have a look at it.
Design & Display
UMIDIGI Crystal has a similar design of the Xiaomi Mi Mix, but comes in a much more affordable price. It sports a super high-quality bezel-less design and has a 5.5-inch display with a dual-camera setup on the back. As its name suggests, it comes with an all-glass Lumia Crystal Body, which makes it shiny and fashion. At the top center of the front display, there is the front camera. And on the back side of this phone, there is a 13-megapixel dual lens camera, and also a fingerprint scanner located below it. Its speakers and USB port are located at the bottom of the front side. Additionally, at the top of this Smartphone, there is a 3.5 mm headphone jack. Now, black version is common to find on many online shops.
As for display, the Crystal comes with a 5.5-inch 2.5D curved glass display, and it has a resolution of more than 1920 × 1080 pixels. Due to its technology of sharp display, it offers very bright and beautiful visual effects, and ensures that the display is battery-efficient, resulting in a 30-percent reduction in power consumption. Moreover, the display comes protected by Corning Gorilla Glass 4.
Configuration & Performance
The UMIDIGI Crystal has the MTK6750T Octa Core 1.5GHz processor and ARM Mali-T860 MP2, 650 MHz GPU. MTK6750T Octa Core 1.5GHz processor is the latest and well-designed processor, which is also under your budget. In terms of storage, it comes in 2GB RAM + 16GB ROM or 4GB RAM + 64GB ROM version, and supports to expand up to 256GB external storage with TF card.
The Crystal is powered by a 3000mAh Non-removable battery which will give decent battery backup. As for OS, the UMIDIGI Crystal is a smartphone that comes pre-loaded with Android 7.0 (Nougat).
In the UMIDIGI Crystal, there’s a Dual camera of 13.0MP + 5.0MP dual lens camera with flash. The Dual camera will let you capture the best moment of your life. It also has a front camera of 5 megapixels which is very good.
Antutu & Geekbench Scores
As usual, we installed the Antutu and Geekbench 3 to the device and test their benchmark performance. On Antutu, it scores 37,963 points. While on GeekBench, it runs 665 points on Single-core test and 2,798 points on Multi-core test.
Pricing & Coupons
You can find 2GB RAM Black version and 4GB RAM Black version of this smartphone on GearBest respectively at $130.24 and $139.99 (flash sale price). But unfortunately, the UMIDIGI Crystal coupons are not available on GearBest so far. But just stay tuned with us, we will update as soon as it’s launched.