The Yandex Phone comes with a 3050 mAh battery with Qualcomm's Quick Charge 3.0 technology. As per the company, the battery offers 20 hours of talk time on 3G, up to 10 hours of Internet browsing, or up to 90 hours of music playback. On the software front, you get Android 8.1
with Yandex launcher. It comes with Yandex’s own AI assistant, Alice. It is pretty much like Siri or Alexa, but the one that can speak Russian. Yandex claims that Alice can provide notifications based on usage pattern. For instance, it can automatically push a traffic update depending on your usual time of commute. At this point, Yandex hasn’t made it clear if the phone comes with Google’s Play Store or will rely solely on the Yandex Store.