It’s been a long time since the first time scientists have shown how harmful blue part of the spectrum that is emitted our computer monitors and displays of smartphones and tablets. Excess blue light with a wavelength of 450-480 nm increases the risk of eye strain and suppresses the production of melatonin, hindering rapid and to easy sleep. Today, Philips announced a technology SoftBlue, which is an effective system for cutting off the excess part of the blue part of the spectrum. According to the company, smart phones with the decision to emit 86% less “dirty” blue light. The first devices with the technology company Philips Sapphire S616 steel and Sapphire Life V787.
Both phones are interesting not only newfangled filter, but its specifications. Sapphire S616 is equipped with 5.5-inch IPS-matrix with a resolution of 1920×1080 pixels, eight-processor MediaTek MT6753, graphics accelerator Mali-T720, 2 GB of RAM, internal storage of 16 GB and a slot for memory cards.
The main 13-megapixel camera has an aperture of f / 2.0. The Philips Sapphire S616 is also used front 5-megapixel module. Inside the removable battery is installed on the 3000 mAh battery and a dual slot for a SIM Dual Standby option and support for LTE. Android 5.1 and graphical shell from Philips offers “out of the box.” Release Philips Sapphire S616 is expected in November, the estimated cost – $ 222.
Philips Sapphire Life V787 also will debut in late November, but the information on the price yet. It is more compact, 5-inch Full HD-model with an impressive battery at 5000 mAh. Due to this, V787 guarantees up to 47 hours of talk time. Other specifications identical to those of Sapphire S616. The pixel density matrix of 441 ppi, 13-megapixel camera comes paired with the AF phase, which is set up in just 0.2 seconds.
Unfortunately, the geography of sales of smartphones remains unknown. It is expected that the first country to debut new products, will be China.