Earlier, we informed that Google employees are tweeting about Android, Google's first cell phone running on Android OS. The phone has been named as Nexus One. Rumors about Google phone came out to be legitimate, as the phone release has been confirmed now. Mario Queiroz, Vice President, Product Management at Google confirmed on Official Google Mobile Blog that they were actually working on a mobile device that runs on Android OS, and they have handed over the devices to their employees for testing during their winter holidays.
We've gathered few specs of Google Phone, have a look at them:
Device Name: Google Phone / Nexus One
Operating System: Android 2.1
Manufacturer Branding: Google
Hardware Manufacturer: HTC
Carrier: Unlocked on all carriers
Network: GSM only
Chipset: Snapdragon Processor
Launch Date: January/February 2010
Display: High-resolution Capacitive multitouch OLED screen
Keyboard: Onscreen keyboard only.
Hardware Buttons: Scroll ball like HTC Hero
Size: Thinner than the iPhone 3GS
These are not the complete specs, they are the ones we were able to extract from different sources, we'll share detailed specifications of Nexus One soon. I must say, if you are planning to buy a touch phone (HTC / Droid / iPhone etc), then may be it's worth waiting for Android :) Keep visiting for more updates!
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