TCL has introduced the NXTPAPER 8-inch pill utilizing expertise it teased with its IFA 2020 announcements, which the corporate calls an “creative mixture of display screen and paper.” The pill encompasses a full-color show with out backlighting to scale back energy consumption and supply a cushty, E Ink-like viewing expertise.
The 1440 x 1080, 8.88-inch display screen makes use of a reflective design to “reuse” pure mild, and there’s no flicker or blue mild to pressure your eyes. TCL says it’s 65 p.c extra energy environment friendly than a conventional pill display screen with higher distinction than an E Ink machine.
The TCL NXTPAPER contains 8-megapixel rear-facing and 5-megapixel front-facing cameras and is powered by a 5,500mAh battery that the corporate says offers over a full day of use. Each Wi-Fi and 4G connectivity are included, and the pill will ship with Android 10 and embody assist for Google Assistant. A 3.5mm headphone jack is in-built, and TCL will embody a studying lamp accent within the field. The machine measures 7.4mm thick and weighs 316 grams.
TCL says its NXTPAPER pill will ship in April 2021 for €349 and can first come to Europe, Africa, the Center East, Latin America, and Asia.