Samsung Galaxy Nexus With Android 4.0 Announced

Samsung are quickly replacing Rogers as being my best friends as I got a second announcement from them in as many days. This time it’s about the Galaxy Nexus smartphone with the new Google Android 4.0 OS:

“Samsung and Google have closely collaborated to push the mobile experience forward. We are pleased to deliver the best Android smartphone experience for customers with GALAXY Nexus. We will continue to move forward with Android to provide the compelling consumer experience in mobile world,” said JK Shin, President and Head of Samsung’s Mobile Communications Business.

“Ice Cream Sandwich demonstrates the Android platform’s continued innovation with one release that works on phones and tablets and everything in between. Features like Android Beam and Face Unlock show the innovative work our team is doing, and GALAXY Nexus showcases the power behind Ice Cream Sandwich,” said Andy Rubin, Senior Vice President of Mobile for Google.

Here’s the key facts:

  • 1.2 GHz Dual Core Processor
  • 4.65” 1280X720 HD Super AMOLED Display
  • Android 4.0, Ice Cream Sandwich
  • 2 Cameras    Main(Rear) : 5 MP AF with LED Flash with zero shutter lag and fast shot2shot, Sub (Front) : 1.3MP for Video Calls
  • Video Playback : 1080p@ 30fps
  • Video Recording : 1080p Full HD Video@ 30fps
  • Google™Mobile Services    Android Market™, Gmail™, Google Earth™, YouTube™, Movie Studio
  • Google Maps™ 5.0 with 3D maps and turn-by-turn navigation Syncing with Google Calendar™, Google+ app
  • Connectivity    Bluetooth® technology v 3.0 and USB 2.0
  • Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n (2.4GHz/ 5GHz)
  • Accelerometer, Compass, Gyro, Light, Proximity, Barometer
  • 1GB(RAM) + 16GB/ 32GB Internal memory

Sounds interesting. Perhaps Samsung can how much of a friend they can be to me by sending a review version my way when they’re available.


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