Google Nexus One phone launched

Powered with Google Android 2.1 and built externally by HTC, Google’s new phone Google Nexus One is released today. Its a well-designed phone with the latest and best version of Android platform, the combination of both surely gives a tough challenge to the present smartphones, i.e. Apple iPhone, Nokia N97, HTC Touch Diamond, Google Android G1 etc.

Here are the specifications about the Google Nexus One phone –

  • Height – 119mm
  • Width – 59.8mm
  • Depth – 11.5mm
  • Weight – 130 grams w/battery and 100g w/o battery
  • 3.7 inch diagonal AMOLED touchscreen, 800 x 480 pixels resolution
  • 512 MB RAM
  • 512MB storage space internally, with 4GB MicroSD card expandable upto 32GB
  • 5 Megapixels camera, autofocus and 2x optical zoom
  • Video capture at 720×480 pixels, and 20 frames per second or higher
  • Android Mobile Technology Platform 2.1 (Eclair)
  • Bluetooth 2.1 + EDR
  • A2DP stereo Bluetooth
  • Connectivity – Wi-Fi, HSDPA, EDGE, GSM
  • Qualcomm QSD 8250 1 GHz
  • Comes with Google Voice, Google earth

The Google nexus one phone right now has come only with T-mobile and later will come with Verizon. The unlocked phone is priced at $529 and with T-mobile it comes for $179. The phone can be bought at the Google.com/phone page if you have a google account and can pay through Google checkout.

It is being shipped to just 4 countries as of now – USA, UK, Singapore and Hong Kong.

2 Comments

  1. I’ve heard some good things about it, but that was mostly hype. The few reviews I’ve read to date have the iPhone over this.

  2. I am a big Google freak! Any Idea when it is to be shipped in India?

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