Elephone's upcoming metal-clad 5.3-incher adds leather to the equation

Elephone's upcoming metal-clad 5.3-incher adds leather to the equation
Elephone has posted to social media, images of a new handset that is apparently on the way. Short on details, the post does tell us that the model carries a 5.3-inch screen, which Elephone says is the most suitable size for the hand. According to the manufacturer, the unit will be unveiled in the first quarter of 2016, which is not as far away as you might think.

Besides the design of the phone, the color combination seen on the device stands out, especially the orange leather employed on the top and the bottom of the handset. It provides quite a contrast with the metal used on the back. And the black panel in front also makes this an Elephone you'll never forget.

If the device does get to see the light of day next quarter, we could see more leaks appear shortly. Eventually, we should have all of the information that is important to you, like the specs, availability, and the price. Meanwhile, feel free to click on the slideshow to see a different looking handset that will make those holding it, stand out in a crowd.


source: Elephone via GSMDome

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17 Comments

1. engineer-1701d unregistered

now thats what am talking about sexy looking tech/mech phone

2. sceamgid

Posts: 25; Member since: Nov 12, 2015

_cool

3. nebula

Posts: 1009; Member since: Feb 20, 2015

Nice...

4. DirtyDan23

Posts: 280; Member since: Aug 12, 2014

Neato

5. quakan

Posts: 1418; Member since: Mar 02, 2011

Too bad the leather won't age well.

7. shamrock

Posts: 75; Member since: Mar 29, 2013

how do you know that?

15. ibend

Posts: 6747; Member since: Sep 30, 2014

see those LG G4 leather back (but leather on note3 is durable enough :-/ )

16. PeterK.

Posts: 314; Member since: Nov 13, 2013

There is no leather on the Note 3, it's all plastic.

6. KyleRiemen

Posts: 170; Member since: Oct 29, 2014

Does not look very comfortable. But nice design/color.

8. NotoAA

Posts: 16; Member since: Oct 03, 2015

Looks like it was inspired by the Turing phone.

14. engineer-1701d unregistered

looks like it was inspired by Titan fall

9. javy108

Posts: 1004; Member since: Jul 27, 2014

Looks a Lego phone.

10. garciano unregistered

not a fan of Chinese phones but it's nice to see this company trying to be different, to bad it would never be offered here.

11. Arthurhkt

Posts: 717; Member since: Apr 19, 2012

Damn it, that mecha-look is sexy as hell

12. KillerKeyboard

Posts: 372; Member since: Nov 21, 2013

Well, that looks different.

13. monoke

Posts: 1127; Member since: Mar 14, 2015

That's the real iron man phone! Sorry, s6 edge step aside.

17. DJSubterrain

Posts: 1; Member since: Dec 27, 2015

Will only be good if it doesn't have the usual problem of the display being stuck in the middle of the screen.

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