Google Nexus S Price Revealed

By Mayuri, Gaea News Network
Tuesday, December 7, 2010

The much anticipated Google Nexus S from the house of Samsung is soon to hit the stores on 16th December in US. It is the latest handset that proudly incorporates the Android 2.3 Gingerbread operating system. It also includes a gamut of dazzling features. Android 2.3 aka Gingerbread OS is set to debut on this phone.


Apart from this the device includes a include a five-megapixel camera at the rear, a secondary front-facing snapper for video calling, a 1Ghz processor, 16GB of memory and the usual gamut of connectivity options (3G, Wi-Fi and Bluetooth).

Let me tell you about the Gingerbread OS. Gingerbread is the fastest version of Android yet, and it delivers a number of improvements, such as user interface refinements, NFC support, a new keyboard and text selection tool, Internet (VoIP/SIP) calling, improved copy/paste functionality and gyroscope sensor support.

Google Nexus S Features

  • GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 2G Network
  • HSDPA 900 / 1700 / 2100 3G Network
  • 4-Inch 480 x 800 pixels Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen (16-million colours)
  • Oleophobic surface
  • Multi-touch input method
  • Touch-sensitive controls
  • Contour Display with curved glass screen
  • Accelerometer sensor for UI auto-rotate
  • Three-axis gyro sensor
  • Proximity sensor for auto turn-off
  • 3.5 mm audio jack
  • 512 MB RAM
  • 16GB Internal Storage
  • NO card Slot
  • GPRS
  • EDGE
  • WLAN Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n; DLNA
  • 3G HSDPA, 7.2 Mbps; HSUPA, 5.76 Mbps
  • Bluetooth v2.1 with A2DP
  • v2.0 microUSB
  • 5-megapixel Camera (2560 x 1920 pixels, autofocus, LED flash)
  • Geo-tagging and Touch Focus
  • 720p@30fps Video
  • Secondary VGA Camera
  • Android OS, v2.3 Gingerbread
  • SMS(threaded view), MMS, Email, Push Mail, IM, RSS
  • ARM Cortex A8 1GHz processor
  • HTML Browser
  • GPS with A-GPS support
  • Java Via third party application
  • Image/video editor
  • MP4/DivX/WMV/H.264/H.263 player
  • MP3/WAV/eAAC+/AC3/FLAC player
  • YouTube, Calendar, Google Talk, Picasa integration
  • Social networking integration
  • Digital compass
  • Flash Player v10.1
  • Google Search, Maps, Gmail
  • Standard battery, Li-Ion 1500 mAh
  • Up to 713 h (2G) / Up to 428 h (3G) Stand-by time
  • Up to 14 h (2G) / Up to 7 h (3G) Talk time
  • 123.9 x 63 x 10.9 mm
  • Weighs 129 grams

Price & Availability

You can grab this phone at $529 in United States (this price is for without contract purchase). It will arrive on December 16th in US and December 20th on UK. In US, it will be available online and in-store from all Best Buy and Best Buy Mobile stores either unlocked or with a T-Mobile plan.

December 8, 2010: 8:53 pm

I’m considering getting an android phone. Which android phones get updates immediately?

December 7, 2010: 2:17 pm

Go Google Android! This is great.

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