Steve Wozniak: Russian smartphone can not live, it is better to pay more for iPhone
On Tuesday at a tech conference in China’s Guangdong province Steve Wozniak praised the Chinese smartphone manufacturers for its excellent functionality and low prices and criticized the models of Russian production. Co-founder of Apple sure iPhone is worth to overpay for him.
«That’s what I admire in the Chinese smartphones: smart solutions for cost reduction and preservation of decent functionality – the Who said. I don’t believe in quantity, I believe in quality. Perhaps Apple and not such a big market share, but there is a product that has no equal.»
Wozniak gave an interview, and then discussed the artificial intelligence of the CEO of Royole, of the company for the production of displays and sensors for various devices.
At the moment Apple is on the Chinese market in fourth place. «Apple» company ahead of local brands Huawei, Oppo and Vivo.
Steve Wozniak said that the Chinese company ahead from the point of view of availability of the devices, but Apple is ahead when it comes to innovation and introduction of new technologies.
«Apple products safe, – said the Who. – Prices from Apple are very high, but it’s a safe bet for many people, and if you love Apple, you are willing to pay for the company’s products».
Wozniak said that some time used smartphones of various brands, including Russian, and also Chinese devices are not able to find anything that could be live.
«As a rule was the reason why they did not approach me, and Russian smartphones including,» – said Steve Wozniak.
It is known that Wozniak at the time was very interested in the YotaPhone smartphone with two screens, one of which is made by technology e-ink. The device he saw during a visit to Russia in 2013. Later, the head of Yota Devices Vladislav Martynov sent to the co-founder of Apple phone as a gift.