The BraX2 phone is a de-Googled smartphone using BraxOS (based on Android Open Source Project). Its focus is user privacy, offering users freedom from constant data farming by Google and other third party app developers. This phone is a product of a partnership between Internet Privacy guy, Rob Braxman, and a Chinese Original Equipment Manufacturer (OEM).
BraX2 phone summary of specs
- OS: Android 11
- Release Date: 2022
- Network Type: 2G/3G/4G
- Display: 6.53-inch, 1080 x 2400 pixels resolution
- Processor: Helio P60
- Selfie Camera: 25 MP
- Rear camera: 48 MP triple
- RAM: 4 GB
- ROM: 128 GB
- Battery: 4500 mAh
BraX2 phone specifications
Mobile Wireless Network and Software
- 2G mobile network bands: GSM, GPRS, EDGE 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 MHz.
- 3G mobile network bands: UMTS, WCDMA, HSDPA 850 / 900 / 2100 MHz
- 4G mobile network bands: LTE FDD 1/2/3/5/7/8/12/13/17/20/28B, TDD 38/40/41
- 5G mobile network bands: No
- SIM Type: Micro-SIM, Dual SIM
- Software / OS: BraxOS – built from Android Open Source Project (AOSP)
Design, Form Factor, Appearance
- Dimensions: 161.8 x 76.9 x 8.9 mm
- Weight: g
- Display: 6.53 inches, 1080 x 2400 pixels, 60 Hz refresh rate, 19.5:9 aspect ratio, IPS LCD screen
- Colours: Black.
- Physical Build: Plastic.
Internal Hardware Specifications
- Processor Type: 64-bit, 2.1 GHz Octa-core
- Processor Name: MediaTek MT6771 Helio P60
- Graphics Processor: ARM Mali-G72 900MHz
- RAM: 4 GB
- Extended/Virtual RAM:
- Internal Storage: 128 GB
- External Storage: microSD, up to 256 GB (shared/hybrid slot)
Photography, Video Recording
- Main Camera: 48 MP main sensor + 8 MP ultrawide lens + 5 MP macro lens, autofocus, dual LED flash, 1080p@30fps video recording
- Front Camera: 25 MP, fixed focus, Face Recognition, 1080p@30fps video capture
Audio, Video Playback
- Music Support: PCM, AAC / AAC + / eAAC + / MP3 / AMR – NB / WB / APE
- Audio: No audio jack
- Loudspeaker: Mono speaker
- Video Support: H.264/MP4/MPEG4 player
- FM Radio: .
- Digital Compass: Yes.
- Accelerometer: Yes.
- Proximity Sensor: Yes.
- Ambient Light Sensor: Yes.
- Barometer: No.
- Pedometer: No.
- Heart Rate Monitor: No.
- Gyroscope (G-Sensor): Yes.
- Fingerprint Scanner: Yes; side-mounted.
- Face Unlock: Yes.
- Iris Scanner: No.
- Motion Sensing / Gesture Control: No.
- Voice Control: No.
- Intelligent Digital Assistant: No.
- Infra-red Blaster: No.
- Bluetooth Version: 5.0
- Bluetooth Profiles: A2DP
- WiFi: Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, hotspot
- GPS: Yes, A-GPS, GLONASS
- USB: microUSB v2.0. Type-C.
Miscellaneous Specs and Features
- Battery Type and Capacity: Non-Removable Lithium-Polymer 4500 mAh
- Battery Charging: Standard
- Wireless Charging: No.
- Reverse Charging: No.
- Model Version/Number: X2
Launch/Release Dates and Information
- Announced: 2022
- Release Date: 2022
BraX2 Phone Prices by Country
- United States: $399
- European Union:
The above prices may change with time from country to country, as market forces and economic policies influence product price movements.
Is BraX2 a 4G phone?
This privacy phone supports 2G, 3G, and 4G mobile networks.
Is BraX2 phone good for gaming?
The Helio P60 chip in the phone is adequate for casual gaming. It will struggle with the most demanding games.
How much is BraX2 phone?
It sells for $399 on Amazon USA.
Does BraX2 phone have Google Play Store?
This is a de-Googled phone and so does not have or support Google Services and software applications, including Play Store and Maps, Gmail, YouTube, and others.
Will BraX2 phone work in the USA?
This is a GSM phone and is supported on US GSM carriers. It does not support CDMA networks. BraX2 says it does not work properly with TMobile Prepaid. Do make enquiries from your carrier to know what bands/frequencies are supported on their service.
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