Sunday, 22 April, 2018

First Android Go smartphones to be unveiled at MWC 2018

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Several mid-range devices are adopting the Android One program, with brands like Xiaomi and Motorola releasing Android One devices.

The company's new Android Enterprise Recommended initiative looks to promote the smartphone vendors that Google believes are doing good work with its Android platform, offering businesses a solid working platform with great security and user experience. Our partners will be announcing wonderful new Android devices, you'll be able to see the growing industry momentum around RCS, and we'll be showcasing the latest from Google including Google Assistant and Lens. With Android Go, the phones can provide a complete Android experience, with the latest version of Android, Google Play Protect, and other core services.

Ahead of MWC 2018, Google has announced that the first smartphone to run Android Oreo (Go edition) will be unveiled at the tech trade show that officially kicks off on February 26.

As the name implies, it's created to point enterprise IT departments at devices that Google has deemed to be enterprise-ready. "Starting next week, you'll see the first set of Android Oreo (Go edition) phones, and soon after they'll be available for you to purchase", Google said. The company makes some solid budget phones, but with Oreo Go, you can expect things to get even better - although not spicy better. He said the Android Go devices based on Oreo will be up for purchase after the official announcement which is happening next week.

The Nokia 1 might have a 5-inch low-resolution display, powered by an entry-level processor.

These will be Carl Zeiss lenses and will come with 2X optical zoom. Google's now moving to address this with a new certification process. So with the Nokia 7 plus launch, we might see Snapdragon 660 processor launched globally. It will also have 4GB of RAM, 64GB of internal storage, USB Type-C port, fingerprint sensor and microSD card slot. As per the leaked render, the smartphone has a main camera and a front-facing camera, with no details on the exact specifications.

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