The Unihertz Atom XL is like a rugged iPhone SE

The Unihertz Atom XL is like a rugged iPhone SE

If you are obsessed with mini – sized and unique technological innovations, chances are that you must be aware of this Chinese smartphone brand “Unihertz”. Though, the chunk of audience it has, might be very little. But, Unihertz is a real heavy hitter when it comes to smallest 4G smartphones.

It has just come up with the Atom XL. As its name suggests, the Atom XL is a different kind of device that is a larger and powerful version of Unihertz rugged 4G second phone ‘Unihertz Atom’, which saw the light of the day in 2018. The Atom was a small, rugged device with a 2.45-inch 432×240 pixels screen, so the new Atom XL should arrive with a larger size. But in fact, Atom XL still ends up being manikin by the rest of the modern smartphones. You need not to worry here if you own the old ‘Atom device’; you can smart switch your old phone with The Atom XL in a jiffy.

The most invincible phone of 2020 “Atom XL”

The Atom XL is a great phone to use outdoors and can withstand rough-tough environs. It shows up with a 4-inch screen with a resolution of 1136×640 and 48MP camera. It includes better performance and design while keeping up the world-class security, comfort and usability that Atom is known for. The Atom XL is designed with much-improved internal specs to cater outdoor sports and field activities just like that of Atom.

Atom XL: Specifications

  • Processor: MediaTek Helio P60 octa-core 2.0 GHz
  • Display: 4.0 inch 1136×640 pixels resolution TFT LCD, Gorilla Glass
  • Operating system: Android 10
  • RAM: 6GB
  • Storage: 128GB internal storage with microSD support
  • Cameras: 48-megapixel rear camera and 8-megapixel front-facing camera
  • Wireless technology: 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac WiFi, Bluetooth 4.2, NFC, GPS/BEIDOU/GLONASS, FM radio, infrared
  • Durability ratings: IP68 dust and water resistant
  • Sensors: Fingerprint (front-mounted), accelerometer, gyroscope, proximity, ambient light, barometer, and compass
  • Battery: 4,300mAh battery
  • Dimensions: 134.5 x 65 x 17.5mm and 224.5 gramsSim: Dual sim that can be used for personal and professional purposes at the same time

Similar to all of its competitors, the Unihertz Atom XL additionally underpins Digital Mobile Radio (DMR) so you can utilize the phone, with the antenna wire, as a walkie-talkie when there is no or less signals. This feature makes it an incredible device for working or playing outside.

Atom XL: Price

The price range for the Unihertz Atom XL starts off with a Early Bird cost of $239 till $259. The full retail price, that would be delivered somewhere in June 2020, will be $329.

Atom XL: Hardware

The Unihertz has maxed out features in the Atom XL. Counting from a 4-inch screen display, 48MP camera to a DMR walkie-talkie; the device is great to use in any type of circumstances. It looks great for campers, climbers, and other adventurists.

Atom XL: Release date

The smartphone isn’t released yet but the delivery date is expected in June 2020. The Kickstarter venture has blown past its objective and will be funded. As the company is based in Shanghai China, delays are also expected beforehand due to coronavirus outbreak. 

Atom XL: Design & display

The Unihertz Atom XL packs up with similar design components (red and dark colors, front elliptical fingerprint sensor, rugged shell) as that of its smaller version. However, the size of latest Atom XL is significantly larger than its predecessor. 

Beginning at the front, we have the four-inch LCD screen. The top and bottom bezels are large while the side bezels are just a couple of mm wide. The display is simple yet large enough to read, write and handle other errands easily. The performance is flawlessly fine and works exceptionally well even outdoors.

Atom XL: Miscellaneous  

Above the display, there is a headset speaker and a selfie camera. Then, below the display there is a fingerprint scanner that also acts as a home button. There is a task switcher capacitive button to one side and a back button to one side of the fingerprint sensor. These are haptic buttons with good vibration.

Atom XL: Final Verdict

A situational device with competitive features and pricing and most importantly, it is not the first time around the block with the Unihertz. Therefore, we are confident that the smartphone will stay sturdy in any kind of rugged environment.

About Author

My name is Mukesh Jakhar and I am a Web Application Developer and Software Developer, currently living in Jaipur, India. I have a Master of Computer Application in Computer Science from JNU Jaipur University. I loves to write on technology and programming topics. Apart from this, I love to travel and enjoy the beauty of nature.

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