Article last updated on: Nov 06, 2020

Siswoo R9 Darkmoon

China-based Siswoo's R9 Darkmoon is a dual-screen smartphone that has a 5" Full-HD LCD display and a secondary 4.7" 540x960 E Ink display. The E Ink can be used to display e-books, and Siswoo is also talking to consumers to think of how to use the secondary panel.

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Other features of the R9 Darkmoon: Android 5.0, 1.7Ghz 64-bit octa-core CPU, 3GB of RAM, 32GB of internal memory, Dual-SIm, LTE, and Qi wireless charging. The R9 Darkmoon will be released "soon", according to Siswoo.

YotaPhone 2

The YotaPhone 2 is a dual-screen Android device that has a 4.7" E Ink touch screen on the back. The front display is a 5" OLED display. Other features include a quad-core 2.2 Ghz CPU, 2GB of RAM, 32 GB of storage and a 8mp camera.

The YotaPhone 2 is no longer shipping.

Onyx Midia

The Onyx Midia is an Android smartphone that has a 4.3" front-lit E Ink. Other features of this phone include a low-end Rockchip CPU, 4GB of storage, micro SD slot and a 1,800 mAh battery (enough for more than two weeks).

Onyx hoped to start producing the Midia in April 2014, with plans to ship in Europe for €140. The device never went into production, as far as we know.

Alcatel One Touch Hero

Alcatel's One Touch Hero is a large (6") smartphone (or phablet) with a Full-HD LCD, Android 4.2, a 1.5Ghz CPU and 13 mp camera. The phone has some interesting accessories - a cover with a LED screen and a pico projector stand. And a cover with a large E Ink display. We don't have any details on this E Ink, it looks about 5" or 6" in size and will enable reading books and newspapers.

The One Touch Hero will launch in October 2013.

Samsung Alias 2

The Samsung Alias 2 is a clamshell phone, available through Verizon Wireless. It's got a dual-hinged E Ink keyboard.

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The display is 2.6", QVGA, it's got a 2MP camera, microSDHC card slot, and costs 145$.

KDDI au W62CA GzOne

The GzOne (available on Japan's KDDI network only) is a waterproof and shock resistant clamshell phone - ideal for sports. It has a small external E Ink display to show a clock, message notifications, etc.

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KDDI au W61H (Hitachi)

Clamshell phone from KDDI au range (Japan), made by Hitachi.The external E Ink can display one of 95 preset graphics.

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