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Google Nexus S Officially Unveiled, Runs Gingerbread

First rumored as Nexus Two almost two months ago, Google officially unveiled its next model on the Nexus line of mobile phones – the Nexus S.
Powered by Android 2.3 or Gingerbread, the Nexus S is the first device to bring the Gingerbread experience to the Android community.

The Nexus S

Nexus S is the lead device for the Gingerbread/Android 2.3 release; it’s the first Android device to ship with the new version of the Android platform. We co-developed this product with Samsung—ensuring tight integration of hardware and software to highlight the latest advancements of the Android platform. As part of the Nexus brand, Nexus S delivers what we call a “pure Google” experience: unlocked, unfiltered access to the best Google mobile services and the latest and greatest Android releases and updates. [via]

Nexus S Specs:

Android 2.3 (Gingerbread)
4-inch WVGA (800 x 480) Super AMOLED touchscreen
1 GHz Cortex A8 (Hummingbird) processor
Quad-band GSM 850/900/1800/1900
Tri-band HSPA 900/2100/1700
Wi-Fi 802.11 n/b/g
5MP Autofocus camera with LED Flash and VGA for video calling
16GB internal memory
512 MB RAM
Micro SD of up to 32GB
1500mAH Li Ion battery (talk time up to 6.7 hours on 3G, 14 hours on 2G)
129g; 63mm x 123.9mm x 10.88mm

The Nexus S will be available after December 16 in the US and after December 20 in the UK. Will let you know once we got a tip when it’s coming here in the Philippines, or it is? Unlocked version of this Android device will retail at $529.

For the meantime, you may take a look what’s in store with Nexus S. Check the video after the break.

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