Blackview OSCAL S60 Pro: budget rugged smartphone with night vision
Not so long ago, Blackview announced its next rugged smartphone OSCAL S60 Pro , which is interesting not only for its indestructible properties, but also for its camera. The main feature of the device is an infrared night vision camera that allows you to take photos and videos in complete darkness.
It is based on an 8-megapixel Sony IMX219 sensor and two compact IR LED emitters that emit infrared light with a wavelength of 830-870 mm. The night vision option itself is not automatically activated and will need to be enabled in the camera settings if you want to take pictures in pitch darkness.
The manufacturer indicates that in everyday life you can find various scenarios for using the Blackview OSCAL S60 Pro night vision camera. For example, she can become a faithful assistant when you need to find a way in the night forest, there is a desire to arrange an adventure or spend the night in an abandoned building. It can also be useful for observing the wildlife in the dark, or it can help find a lost pet. Among the scenarios for its use, the company mentions the search for objects where there is a lack of external lighting.
Blackview OSCAL S60 Pro is based on the Helio A25 chip, offers 4 GB of RAM and 32 GB of internal memory, expandable via microSD cards up to 1 TB. The battery capacity was 5580 mAh and the device is controlled by the Android 11 operating system with the Doke OS 2.1 shell.
The Blackview OSCAL S60 Pro has an 8 megapixel front camera, a 5.7-inch HD+ screen, an NFC module, and in addition to a night vision camera, a 13 megapixel sensor was installed on the back. At the same time, the filling is enclosed in a shock-resistant and waterproof case with an IP68 / IP69K protection class, and it has also been assigned the military standard MIL-STD-810H. The smartphone was priced at $109.99 and is already available for purchase.