Elon Musk has long been known for taking unimaginable jumps and creating a world full of electronic wonders. Now, it seems, he is ready to take another step, or is he? Rumors say that the ever-awaited Tesla smartphone, known as Tesla Smartphone Model Pi may soon see the light of the day. Here’s what we know about the rumored phones.
There has been no official yes or no from the mega-billionaire company just yet. Searching for the tag smartphone on the company website would barely yield anything. Yet, there is a lot of speculation as to what this phone could bring or change in the existing smartphone market.
To begin with, let us have a look at the speculated release date. This is perhaps the part that has been greatly shrouded in mystery. While the rumors of these PI phones have long been making rounds on the Internet for months now, no one is sure about the supposed release dates. Most believe that the launch date is a great secret that is being guarded until it is ready to be revealed to the public.
What sets this one phone apart from the other smartphones in the market are its features. To begin with, the phone is supposed to have a solar-powered charger which would ensure a renewable energy source. The edges of the Tesla Smartphone Model Pi are rumored to be rounded and some reports indicate that the back cover would be able to change colors. The phone is supposed to have four cameras. In the view Youtuber Tech Archives released about the phone, he mentioned that the dual camera might allow for photo capture and video recording at the same time. Find the whole review attached herewith.
Some speculate that the phone might even be a gaming phone. As for the further information on the camera, the front is not decidedly visible. Some believe that the front camera would be under the display. The backside of the phone would sport the logo, the model’s name, and the designer.
The technology which may be associated with the phone are many and are impressive integrations into the phone, shall they be true. To begin with, the phone is supposed to support the Starlink satellite internet, which has been rumored to allow the connection of the phone to even reach as far as Mars. This is about the SpaceX program that Elon Musk has long been working with. To take it further, the phone may have Neuralink technology, which would connect the phone to the brain. The information would be directly transmitted from the user’s brain to the user’s PI phone. Most importantly, Tesla Smartphone Model Pi would be able to connect with all other Tesla devices, especially electronic cars.
There has been speculation about the possible security of this phone. Tesla products offer great security, especially in the form of Encrypting user data and end-to-end encryption. However, as hackers have managed to work through those, it is still up to question how Tesla would ensure the proper security of their phones.
The price of the phone is no doubt ready to soar after all the features it may hold. Speculations are that this phone can cost anywhere between $800 and $1200.
However, even as people prepare for the launch of this much-awaited smartphone, some have cautioned against believing the rumors. As Elon Musk himself has commented previously about smartphones being ‘yesterday’s’ technology, it is important to note that some of these features may just be that- speculation. All the while, it would be wise to hold on to any confirmation until Elon Musk himself confirms any such project.