Well Google and Samsung may have decided to push back the unveiling of both the next Google phone and the updated Android, but it looks like the cat may be out of the bag anyway.
Gadget.ro has gotten hold of what looks to be the highly anticipated handset running the previously unseen Android 4.0, of "Ice Cream Sandwich." The OS in the video is noticeably different from any current version of Android, but is clearly in the same family.
Previously, BGR reported a full spec sheet on the first Android 4.0 phone, believed to be called the "Galaxy Nexus" or "Nexus Prime." See those below.
- Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich
- 9mm thin
- Concave design
- 4.65-inch 1280 x 720-pixel Super AMOLED HD with curved glass
- TI OMAP 4460 dual-core Cortex A9 processor clocked at 1.2GHz
- 1GB of RAM
- 32GB of built-in storage
- 5-megapixel camera on the back,1.3-megapixel in the front
- 1080p HD video capture
- support LTE/HSPA depending on carrier
- Wi-Fi a/b/g/n
- 1,750 mAh battery
The official launch date for the new phone and operating system was supposed to be next Tuesday, October 11, but was postponed in light of the passing of Steve Jobs.