Google Mobile – Nexus One Features, Specifications and Comparison With iPhone and Droid

Written By Sam on 15 December 2009
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Nexus One” is the name given to the most anticipated Android device from Google, the “Google Phone”, which is designed by Google and manufactured by HTC. According to the leaked hints, “Nexus One” would be launched early next year with many impressive features included. Nexus One running on 1 GHZ Snapdragon processor is a significantly fast smart phone with super high-resolution WVGA Amoled capacitive touchscreen, slim in design and will certainly be a tough competitor to the Apple iPhone and the Motorola Droid. One of the good things is that Google will be selling the unlocked version of Nexus One instead of tying it to a carrier.

Google Mobile - Nexus One Features, Specifications and Comparision With iPhone and Droid

Nexus One(Google Phone) Features and Specifications

  • Display: Capacitive touch screen OLED display
  • Operating System: Google’s latest Android 2.1 OS
  • Manufacturer: HTC
  • Processor: Snapdragon processor
  • Network: Support GSM networks
  • Camera: 5MP camera
  • Keyboard: Virtual on-screen Keyboard
  • Special Features: Two microphones to reduce background noise, Home Screen with the possibility of using an animated background, ability to use voice to dictate the words.

Nexus One is a GSM device that will support Wi-Fi, standalone GPS and Digital compass. With accessibility to more than 10000 Google applications, Nexus One will be sold online by Google. The cost is expected to be around 450$ to 750$ for an unlocked Nexus One.

Google Nexus One or Apple iPhone?

Google Nexus One and Apple iPhone Comparison

As per the unofficially revealed specifications, the upcoming Google Phone aka Nexus One will be thinner and lighter in weight compared to iPhone 3GS and would feature a large capacitive OLED display with multi-touch capabilities along with many other features like Accelerometer, Proximity sensor, Ambient light sensor . “Nexus One” comes with 2 mics, one in front for enabling talking capabilities and the other mic on the back of the phone for providing clarity in sound through elimination of the background noise unlike the iPhone. Featuring virtual keypad, 5MP camera, “Nexus One” powered by latest Android OS comes fully unlocked so that it can work well on any carrier as per the user’s requirement. All these features will definitely be going to give the Nexus One an upper hand on the Apple iPhone. Even the processing power will be more than the iPhone’s 600MHz CPU. Even the unlocked feature will add points to the Nexus One with removes the difficulties like jailbreaking which is the case with iPhone.

Google Nexus One or Motorola Droid?

Google Nexus One and Motorola Droid Comparison

When compared with the latest Motorola Droid based on Android, the Google Phone has got many advanced features. The weight of the Nexus One Mobile is going to be definitely lower than the Droid Phone. The Snapdragon Processor will definitely be faster than the Droid’s 550MHz CPU. The other features of Nexus One will definitely give more points than the Motorola Droid.

Even if you compare with the latest mobiles released by other brands like Acer or Sony Ericsson, Google’s Nexus One will have better features and will definitely attract customers. Even the Google branding will definitely increase the sales of Nexus One.

Though there may be changes in the specs of the upcoming Google Phone, it is assumed to par all expectations from a smart phone through its enhanced features that makes all of us bounded to wait until the first quarter of 2010 awaiting the official declaration of Nexus One from Google.

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6 Responses to “Google Mobile – Nexus One Features, Specifications and Comparison With iPhone and Droid”

  1. Rahul says:

    That is 18k INR. I hope i can see this in the market soon..

  2. JL says:

    I’ve tried various networks in Chi-town and I’ve had no problems with ATT and various problems with Verizon. The Nexus one being unlocked is pointless to me being in the US market since it doesn’t support #G on AT&T and not even Verizon. not sure how much of an upper hand that really is if you can’t stay on your network of choice and use the phone as it’s meant to be used.

  3. JL says:

    Don’t get me wrong, I want an N1 sounds great and I’ve been wanting an Android, but unfortunately I’m stuck. It would have been impressive and it would have put a bigger dent into the iphone marketshare if the N1 supported AT&T’s 3G network.

  4. […] are some pictures, there are videos also, we have an official name: “Nexus One” and the Technical Specs of the device ( 1 GHz CPU is a must have in 2010 btw.. […]

  5. rakesh says:

    According to me Motorola is a old company and it has lots of users already, but Google has also a brand name in world so people will sure try Nexus. Because We always welcome the new Technology. thanks for info

  6. J Bone says:

    Even it looks so sexy. Even the unnecessary track ball might come in handy for *something*. Even I am still wondering about Android’s inevitable future and rise to greatness.

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