Today, October 23, the company HTC has presented its first blockchain-Exodus 1 smartphone, which was announced this spring. Thanks to modern methods of encryption, the novelty is able to offer its owner the highest level of personal data protection, and support of decentralized applications that reduce the risk of information theft, as well as dedicated space for storage of cryptocurrencies and various tokens.
Externally, Exodus 1 is a copy of HTC U12+. The smartphone has the same elongated display with a diagonal of 6 inches and an aspect ratio of 2:1, dual camera with a resolution of 16 MP for each module and even the transparent caseback allowing you to see his inside, which, by the way, are totally real and not fake like the Xiaomi flagship solution.
HTC Exodus 1 — characteristics of
Features Exodus 1 were also indistinguishable from the mobile-donor. The hardware capabilities of the new Snapdragon 845 is working together with 6 GB of RAM, 64 GB built-in storage and battery capacity of 3500 mAh. Like most modern flagships, Exodus 1 can boast of protection against water and dust according to IP67 standard and support for wireless charging, induction rings which show through the back cover.
Blockchain-smartphone — what is
The main difference between Exodus 1 HTC HTC U12+ is highlighted in the hardware area that provides secure storage of cryptocurrency, recovery keys and signatures.
Unfortunately, at this stage, the smartphone can not be used for the cryptocurrency of transactions and other little bit complex transactions with digital cash, as promised by the manufacturer, however, it is possible that such functionality will be available to owners of the device later.
HTC Exodus 1 — the price
To emphasize the status as Exodus 1 smartphone on the blockchain, HTC refused to sell it for other currency other than bitcoin and ether, the rate of which is quite volatile. At the time of publication the cost of new items is 0.15 BTC or ETH 4,78 that in terms of traditional for the majority of consumers currency is approximately equal to 960 dollars.
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