www.Gmail.com (Email, Google Phone
and Google Documents)
According to Androinica, a blog dedicated to the Google Android platform ( HTC and Samsung have released phones in India using this operating system), " Just as people suggested in tweets earlier, the ' Google Phone
' is the same as the HTC Passion we saw in previous leaked images.
Based on Android, the interface is far closer to a Kindle tablet than a stock Google Phone
. So while you're met with a good selection of eBook and movie purchase options, you've no access to the fully-stocked Google Play app store (Amazon's alternative is a pale imitation), nor Google services such as Gmail or YouTube.
By using the tool, users can convert multi-format videos to be compatible with digital devices like iPad, iPod, iPhone, Apple TV, PSP, Android, Samsung, Google phone
The Google Voice service will provide a Google phone
number with an area code that could be different from the one on the user's phone.
Last week, the Federal Communications Commission said it was looking into Apple's decision to reject a Google phone
application to run on the iPhone.
As with the original Pixel, LG and HTC have been both tied to being manufacturers for the new phones and if this ends up being the case, HTC wouldn't find it hard to carry over one of their more notable features to the Google Phone
A former iPhone user that opts for a Google phone
recovers all its data.
Of course, long before the name Nexus One or the recent bounty of pictures and details existed, the very concept of a "Google Phone
" had been ingrained in the public conscience, predating even the Open Handset Alliance and Android itself; the company dabbled in the concept of direct sales through its offering of the Android Dev Phones 1 and 2 (alias Ion), but this time, it's a public retail ordeal, not a couple of one-off developer specials.
New members will get the option to sign up for a Google phone
number and all Voice features, or sign up only for the cell phone voicemail service.
But as a Google phone
it needed to be the smoothest and fastest Android phone out there.
Let there be no question that this is, above all, a Google phone
. Of course there's an LG logo on there too, but it's small and relegated to the bottom, almost like an afterthought.