UMi Diamond is the most recent product from UMi replacing the UMi London. A compact and tough 5″ device which is available in pre-sale for 99.99$. Fortunately, it’s not only tough. It also sports a clean and classy design. One of the main focus of the product is its durability. The glass used by offers scratch-resistant and shock-resistant protection to a high degree. Also, the materials used for the metal frame and the back cover help to reduce the damage caused by random impacts, helping to preserve the functioning of the phone.
Today, UMi shows us a video where they perform some real-life drop tests at 1.2 and 1.5 meters. This, simulates the drops that may happen when pulling out the phone from the pocket or from a bag while in the street. As the video shows, the UMi Diamond survives the two side drops and the flat screen one. The device is fully working and has taken no damage to its vital parts, thanks to the combination of the metal frame, the durable polycarbonate back cover and the patented Dual T2X-1 glass.
So, for just less than $100 you can bring home a phone powered by an MT6753 SoC, 3GB RAM and 16GB of internal storage with support up to 128GB Micro-SD Card. In addition, the main camera is 8MP (up to 13MP interpolated) and the front is a 2MP unit. Lastly, the battery is 2.650mAh and Android 6 Marshmallow is its OS.
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