When their are spicy rumours and leaks floating around about the upcoming Nexus, Galaxy and few more devices but who did expected a complete new beast from a complete new brand! And its XDA Developers who are finally bringing a new smartphone specially designed from Rooting, Flashing and Experimenting. Its called the XDA Labphone.
The phone will come with TWRP recovery installed, so you can easily Root, flash custom ROM and Install Kernal in your device. XDA team announced it on 1st April, Is this an April fool joke? The XDA Labphone will feature a 5.5-inch Super AMOLED display with Gorilla Glass protection. The powered by latest Snapdragon 820 processor with 4GB of DDR4 RAM and coupled with Adreno 530 GPU. The phone will come with 32GB of internal storage which can be expandable via MicroSD card. The camera will same of the Nexus 6P, but with OIS 2.0 and come with a 4,500mAh removable battery with QuickCharge 3.0 technology.
The XDA Labphone will be running on the latest stock Android operating system with no filler and no bloatware apps. The phone has a glass back and come with wireless charging. Also, the team will provide leather, bamboo and sandstone back covers which you can purchase separately.The forum posts a screenshot of the XDA Lab phone AnTuTu score and the phone receive an excellent result with an AnTuTu Score of 125,223. So it’s clear that the XDA Labphone will focus on power, performance, and customization. You can easily root your device install custom recovery and you will flash the custom ROM via WiFi directly from the XDA site.
Quick Specs of the XDA Labphone-
- CPU: Snapdragon 820 SoC
- RAM: 4 GB DDR4
- GPU: Adreno 530
- Operating System: Android
- Display: 5.5-inch Super AMOLED display with Gorilla Glass 4
- Rear Camera: 12.3 MP laser auto-focus with dual-LED flash
- Front Camera: 8 MP
- Internal Storage: 32 GB
- External Storage: Expandable via microSD card
- SIM: Dual SIM
- Battery: 4500 mAh with Quick Charge 3.0
The XDA Labphone is quite interesting with powerful specifications and developer-friendly features, but sadly this is an April fool joke. A perfect prank from XDA developers. Share your opinion what you think about the XDA’s labphone in the comment sections below and Do share to let it reach maximum! 😀