It’s here…The Samsung Galaxy Nexus

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NexusArtWell you’ve been waiting for it and it has finally arrived. Verizon announced the launch of the Samsung Galaxy Nexus on December 15, 2011 and we couldn’t be happier. It’s got Face Unlock, a 4.65″ display and Ice Cream Sandwich! The phone’s beautiful screen and internal performance are top-notch. This could be the greatest Android phone, yet!

Now you may hear some other names flying around there like Samsung Google Nexus Prime, Samsung Google Galaxy Nexus I9250, Samsung Google Nexus 3, Samsung Google Nexus 4G, Samsung Nexus Prime 4G LTE, but rest assured, they are the same device (and we have protection for it). Check out some of the specs:


  • Dimensions: 135.5 x 67.9 x 8.9 mm
  • Weight:               135 g


  • Type: Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
  • Size: 720 x 1280 pixels, 4.65 inches (~316 ppi pixel density)
  • Multitouch: Yes


  • Loudspeaker: Yes
  • 3.5mm jack: Yes


  • Card slot: No
  • Internal: 16/32GB storage, 1 GB RAM


  • Wi-Fi: 802.11 a/b/g/n, dual-band, DLNA, Wi-Fi hotspot
  • Bluetooth: Yes, v3.0 with A2DP
  • USB: Yes, v2.0 microUSB


  • Primary: 5 MP, 2592×1936 pixels, autofocus, LED flash
  • Features: Touch focus, geo-tagging, face detection


  • 1080p@30fps
  • Secondary: Yes, 1.3 MP


  • OS: Android OS, v4.0 (Ice Cream Sandwich)
  • Chipset: TI OMAP 4460
  • CPU: Dual-core 1.2 GHz Cortex-A9
  • GPU: PowerVR SGX540
  • Messaging: SMS(threaded view), MMS, Email, Push Mail, IM, RSS
  • Browser: HTML, Adobe Flash
  • GPS: Yes, with A-GPS support
  • Java: Yes, via Java MIDP emulator
  • Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic
  • Sensors                Accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass, barometer
  • Organizer
  • Image/video editor
  • Document viewer
  • Google Search, Maps, Gmail,
  • YouTube, Calendar, Google Talk, Picasa integration
  • Voice memo/dial/commands
  • Predictive text input


  • Standard battery, Li-Ion 1750 mAh
  • Stand-by: Up to 290 h (2G) / Up to 270 h (3G)
  • Talk time: Up to 17 h 40 min (2G) / Up to 8 h 20 min (3G)

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