Since we are familiar with the name McAfee ,an antivirus software and now the founder of McAfee, John McAfee has announced the arrival of world’s first truly private smartphone, Which is said to be hack-proof.
Unhackable McAfee Smartphone
“The smartphone contains a number of switches on the back cover that allow the user to physically disconnect the battery, the antennas for WiFi, Bluetooth and GPS, the camera and the microphone.’
It also will not allow the phone to connect to a Stingray or any other IMSI catcher device. In addition, it contains a web search anonymizer.”
It is said to be an OEM model using the Android operating system. But the full specifications of phone will not be made public until a week before it is unveiled – which is later this year. He also hinted price tag will be around $1,100 of his smartphone.
The MGT Capital Investments Inc, company has started producing this smartphone where John McAfee is the CEO of MGT.
Version 1 of the Privacy Phone gives users enormous power over his or her privacy.
- Bank of switches allowing physical disconnection the battery, WiFi, Bluetooth and geolocation, the camera and the microphone, and more
- Resistant to Stingray or any other IMSI catcher device
- Web search anonymizer to prevent searches from triggering an avalanche of ads
- Developed in the United States, designed in Denmark, and assembled in Europe
- Version 2 coming in 2018
Pre-Orders of this phone has already closed, and there is hint for next opening. But it is only available in United States.
The John McAfee Privacy Phone, by MGT – first prototype. World’s first truly private smartphone. You gonna love it. pic.twitter.com/n06CuO3Jay
— John McAfee (@officialmcafee) April 25, 2017
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