With Chinese manufacturers seemingly all set to end the reign of big players like Samsung, a new dark horse has raised a few eyebrows. Elephone is a Chinese mobile maker that is silently gaining ground via web, presenting on end its powerful smartphones studded with tantalizing technical specifications at a quite affordable price.

Let us introduce you to Elephone Vowney to be launched on 20th of June, 2015 with  totally mirror cracking features at a mind boggling price of $ 299. It is not just another Chinese phone with a multitude of features, it is really a phone to stun everybody with specifications that are quite unimaginable at the aforesaid price. What is worth mentioning most is that Vowney is equipped with 4GB of RAM and 5.5 inches Quad HD display, MT6795 Octa-core processor clocked at 2.2 GHz, 32GB internal memory and 3800 mAh battery and obviously a fingerprint sensor on its rear panel. Phone runs Android 5.1, by far the latest version of Android.

According to sources, MT6795 is an extremely powerful processor that blows out even Snapdragon 810 octa and competes with Exynos 7420. This CPU supports a massive up to 480 fps slow motion video recording.

When it comes to design, Elephone Vowney is apparently an absolute stunner, possessing a metallic body, high screen to body ratio and ergonomic design – design being curved around sides at rear. A metallic aluminum rim seems to be around its sides. Keeping phone bezels negligible, company also minimized space above and below the screen.

Additionally this dirt cheap high-end Smartphones comes with an advanced touch ID (touch to unlock fingerprint scanner) located at its rear below the camera. With the help of Elephone fingerprint scanner, you can not only keep your entire phone locked but also lock specific applications. This feature comes in useful to prevent unauthorized access to your phone by your friends, family or any other person.


Salient features of Elephone Vowney

  • Fingerprint sensor – Yes, on rear
  • OS version – Android Lollipop 5.1, CyanogenMod12 support
  • CPU – MT6795 Octa-core processor clocked at 2.2 GHz
  • GPU – IMG Power VR G6200 700MHz
  • RAM – 4GB DDR3
  • Internal storage – 32GB
  • Expandable Storage – up to 64GB
  • Primary Camera – 20.7 MP
  • Front camera – 8MP
  • Display – 5.5 inches 2K display at 2560 x 1440px resolution
  • Dual SIM – Yes
  • WiFi – 802.11 a/b/g/n wireless, 2.4G/5G dual band support
  • Battery – 3800 mAh
  • Dimensions – 155mm*76mm*8.9mm
  • Colors – Golden / White / Black

Price – $299

Availability – from 20th June, 2015

Where to buy –  official sale page link

Offering such a powerful smartphone, Elephone appears to give a tough fight to Xiaomi, Huawei, Lenovo and Meizu and some other Chinese hunks those are aggressively attacking international market, luring budget high-end phone buyers.