Nintendo is expected to announce the next smartphone at its investor conference on Wednesday.
The company is expected not to reveal a new device, but it is expected that the smartphone will be named the “Nintendo NX.”
The smartphone will have a display resolution of 1280×720 pixels and the display size will be 5.5 inches, and will feature a curved display with Gorilla Glass 3.
A 4K resolution is also expected, according to a source with knowledge of the matter.
The phone will be powered by the Snapdragon 821 and will be a mid-range smartphone.
The smartphone will run Android 6.0 Marshmallow, which will include a slew of features including NFC, 3D Touch, and more.
The phone will also support wireless charging, Bluetooth 4.0, and 802.11ac.
Nintendo also is expected use the term “next-generation” to describe the phone.
This is because Nintendo’s next-generation smartphone is expected for late 2016 or early 2017, according the source.
The device will likely feature a metal design with an aluminum casing.
The device will also have a fingerprint sensor, a microSD card slot, and an IR blaster, according a source.
This is an excerpt from Axios’ latest iPhone 12 cover story.
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