Well, it looks like a new mobile brand is joining the smartphone market. Even if it’s enough crowded, it looks like there is always room for one more brand.
Called Wileyfox, this company will be releasing two phones to an also crowded field, the Android. Wileyfox is aiming to impress not with their features that can be found on any device, but by with the Cyanogen operating system. This operating system is an alternate version of the well-known Android Lollipop 5.1
Also known as Cyanogen OS 12.1, this operating system has some interesting and different features compared with Android, which will allow users to customize their devices exactly as they wish to.
Users who are concerned about their privacy should know that this operating system will allow them to set app permissions for specific parts of their device. This means that they can let an app access their contacts, but not their camera.
However, Wileyfox will release two device in September, called Swift and Storm. For starters, Swift will come at a price of 200 dollars, while Storm at 315 dollars. As it was earlier mentioned, these two devices will be released in September, so customers will be allowed to pre-order directly from the company. These two devices will be available in Europe, Middle East and Africa. Until today, there are no plans or rumors that the company will be releasing them in Australia or US.
To be added that Storm will be the most powerful device, featuring a 5.5-inch HD display and it will have support for dual SIM card and 4G LTE networks. Moreover, it will also have an octa-core Snapdragon 615 chip, 3GB of RAM, a microSD slot, 32GB of storage, a 20-megapixel camera and an 8-megapixel front camera. On the other hand, the Swift will have a decent quad-core 1.2GHz Snapdragon 410 chip, a 5-inch HD display and it will also support 4G LTE networks and dual SIM-card slots. Moreover, it has a 13-megapixel main camera and a 5-megapixel front camera. Other specs are 16GB of storage, 2GB or Ram and a microSD card slot that will go up to 32GB external storage.