Nexus S, first-ever smartphone to be powered with Google’s new Android 2.3 Gingerbread Operating System, is ready to mark its launch in India via Infibeam. Nexus S, a Samsung manufactured handset built in collaboration with the tech giant, Google, would offer users in India the experience which none have seen before. With news of the launch, critics eye that it would be a bit costly but according to company officials, the smartphone would be sporting a lower price tag than most of you have expected.
Tagged as one of the fastest version of Android yet, the Nexus S with the power of Gingerbread rolls out some most popular features like multi-tasking, Wi-Fi hotspots, an improved keyboard, a refreshed version of the User Interface and much more.
Infibeam is one of the most popular online retailer in India. According to techknots, Infibeam would launch the Nexus S at an attractive price of Rs. 24,000 ($530), much lower than what it retails. An insider source revealed that Infibeam would release the handset in India by Mid or late January, whereas no confirmation on release dates or prices were available from the company.
Nexus S Features And Specs:
1. Quad-band GSM: 850, 900, 1800, 1900
2. Tri-band HSPA: 900, 2100, 1700
3. HSPA type: HSDPA (7.2Mbps) HSUPA (5.76Mbps)
4. Wi-Fi 802.11 n/b/g , Bluetooth 2.1+EDR , Near Field Communication (NFC) , Assisted GPS (A-GPS) ,microUSB 2.0
5. 4.0″ WVGA (480×800) , Super AMOLED , Anti-fingerprint display coating
6. 1GHz Cortex A8 (Hummingbird) processor
7. 16GB iNAND flash memory
8. Back-facing: 5-megapixels , Front-facing: VGA
9. Android 2.3 Gingerbread Operating Syste,
10. Android Market , Gmail , Google Earth , Google Maps with Navigation , Google Search , Google Talk , Google Voice , Voice Actions , YouTube.