We previously heard a rumor about the Pepsi Smartphone, the device is now official and it is being launched via a crowd funding project.
The Pepsi Smartphone will come with a 5.5 inch display with a Full HD resolution of 1920 by 1080 pixels, the display also featured 2.5D glass and will come with an octa core processor.
The processor powering the handset is a MediaTek MT6792 processor with a clock speed of 1.7GHz, this is supported by 2GB of RAM and 16GB of built in storage.
Other specifications on this new Pepsi Phone include a 3000 mAh battery and front and rear facing cameras. The front camera on the device comes with 5 megapixel and the rear camera comes with 13 megapixels, it also come with Android 5.1 Lollipop.
The device is being funded by JD finance and they are looking to raise 3 million Yuan which is about $470,000 to put the device into production. At the time of writing the handset has received 570,000 Yuan in funding which is about $89,000.
You can find out more details about the Pepsi Phone at the link below, most of the early offers have gone, so if you want to order on of the devices it will cost 1299 Yuan which is about $203 at the current exchange rate, you can find out more details about the device at the link below.