Yes, Google’s Samsung-made Galaxy Nexus / Nexus Prime handset’s launch has delayed. But that doesn’t mean the information surrounding it is going to stop. There’s more controversy surrounding the first Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich OS powered phone. The latest rumor is about the processor of the handset. Once we heard that Google was working that TI chips. Fuelling to this unconfirmed rumor, a trusted source has suggested that the Nexus Prime would feature a dual-core 1.5GHz TI OMAP 4460 processor. We’ve already heard about 1.2GHz and 1.5GHz figures regarding the processor type.
Samsung should have launched the Nexus Prime/Galaxy Nexus right after the announcement of Apple iPhone 4S. Something BIG is coming…. but we’re not sure when. Engadget claims that the Samsung Nexus Prime and Ice Cream Sandwich joint announcement will be made on October 19th.
Let me recap the rumored specs of the Nexus Prime/Galaxy Nexus:
# 4.65-inch 1280 x 720 HD Super AMOLED HD screen with curved glass.
# TI OMAP 4460 dual-core Cortex A9 processor clocking at 1.5GHz.
# 1GB of RAM, 32 GB of internal memory.
# 5 megapixel camera with LED flash, 1.3-megapixel front-facer,
# 1080p HD video recording capability.
LTE and HSPA support.
# 802.11 Wi-Fi a/b/g/n connectivity, NFC functionality.
# 1.750mAh/2050mAh battery and 9.9 mm thickness.