RED’s Hydrogen One smartphone will ship this summer time

RED’s much-hyped Hydrogen One smartphone is edging ever-closer to market, in response to an replace from its creators. In a thread on the digicam firm’s reduser boards, the makers of the holographic-display telephone have revealed pre-order will open “most likely in April,” with an official ship date “someday in the summertime”. Particulars past this are obscure, however in response to the publish provider help for the telephone is “unprecedented” and social media companions will embrace “massive canines.”

The replace additionally included a reiteration of the telephone’s specs. It’s going to include a Qualcomm Snapdragon 835x processor (unlocked or provider particular), one headphone jack and a twin SIM slot. It is also slated to be barely larger than different 5.7″ cell telephones and barely thicker. “Suppose SOLID,” writes co-creator Jim. The interior battery can be sizeable at 4500mA, though this is no surprise given the telephone’s 4V objective.

This 4V — or ‘4 view’ — tech is what makes the Hydrogen One thrilling on paper. With it, the telephone can deal with regular 2D media, stereo 3D, augmented actuality, digital actuality and combined actuality, with out extra glasses or headsets. The corporate hasn’t been forthcoming in explaining how it will work, though it did supply a barely bemusing description in its replace: “The 4V information match the pixel decision of a conventional 2D file, which is nice for downloading. The decision notion is simply completely different. The horizontal decision of 2D is now cut up into depth layers. It offers a totally completely different feeling. All of the pixels are there… however as a substitute of ” a pic, you might be immersed within the picture. It’s fairly spectacular.” RED is greatest identified for its high-spec cameras, so if it pulls this off, it definitely shall be fairly spectacular. At the least each skeptics and supporters will solely have to attend just a few months to seek out out.