The Mobile World Congress 2018 is live.
Samsung Galaxy S9 is the biggest smartphone launch of the
event, but the Energizer Power P16K Pro is the literally a big
smartphone with a 16,000mAh king-sized battery. That’s almost
five times the size Galaxy S9+ and iPhone X
The Android-powered smartphone, which weights 350g, can last
for around five days after a full charge and provides a standby
time of up to 40 days.
What’s more surprising is it can be charged in just 90 minutes
via USB Power Delivery through its USB-C connector. So, in case
you end up having this phone, make sure you don’t forget where
you kept the charger.
However, this estimated charging time is for an early demo unit
of the device. The actual details would be known when it goes
On the specifications side, the P16K Pro runs Android Oreo on
the MediaTek’s Helio P23 SoC with an octa-core CPU. It has 6GB
of memory and 128GB internal storage capacity (expandable).
The camera department includes a 16MP + 13MP combination on the
rear side and a dual 13MP + 5MP shooter on the front. The
smartphone has a 5.9-inch IPS LCD with 2160p resolution (18:9
P16K Pro is expected to release sometime in September with
a price tag of around $500. Due to its weight and thickness, it
might not be able to attract many buyers. However, it could be
a viable option for people interested in long road trips and
treks. It could also help binge watchers run TV show marathons
on the go without breaking a sweat.