Samsung Galaxy Nexus first Android 4.0 smartphone

samsung-galaxy-nexus.jpgFirst phone out of the Android 4.0 stable is the Samsung Galaxy Nexus, announced in Hong Kong today and showcased in video form below.

Headline features of the “Ice Cream Sandwich”-based Nexus is a 4.65in HD Super AMOLED display technology, with 720p resolution (1280×720), running on a 1.2GHz dual core processor.

With a redesigned Android user interface, the phone integrates into Google+ for social networking, features a 5 megapixel camera, with single-motion panorama mode, 1080p video capture, facial recognition, reduced shutter delay, and effects including silly faces and background replacement, says Samsung.

Via NFC support, Android Beam allows you “to quickly share web pages, apps, and YouTube videos with your friends by simply tapping your phones together”.

The Samsung Galaxy Nexus will be available in the UK in November.

GALAXY Nexus Product Specifications






 HSPA+ 21Mbps/HSUPA 5.76Mbps   850/900/1900/1700/2100

EDGE/GPRS                850/900/1800/1900




1.2 GHz Dual Core Processor




 4.65″ 1280X720 HD Super AMOLED


Android 4.0, Ice Cream Sandwich




Main(Rear) : 5 MP AF with LED Flash with reduced shutter delay and fast shot2shot

Sub (Front) : 1.3MP for Video Call




Codec : MPEG4/H.263/H.264

Playback : 1080p@30fps

Recording : 1080p Full HD Video@30fps




Codec : MP3/AAC/AAC+/eAAC+

3.5mm Ear Jack




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


Bluetooth technology v 3.0

USB 2.0

Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n (2.4GHz





Accelerometer, Compass, Gyro, Light, Proximity, Barometer


1GB(RAM) + 16GB/ 32GB Internal memory


135.5 x 67.94 x from 8.94mm, 135g




Standard battery, Li-on 1,750 mAh

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1 Comment

  1. October 19, 2011 18:55

    I have 2.2 Android 4.0 seems like a long way away. But i’m looking forward to the future of Android.

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