Google has launches Android One phones made by Micromax, Karbonn and Spice, Google launched A1 because they want to win customers in the fastest growing smartphone sector with budget handset and better quality software. The price of Android one smartphone Micromax Canvas A1 6,499.
The latest launched Micromax Android A1 come with near identical specifications its a 4.5-inch (480×854 pixels) IPS FWVGA display; 1.3GHz quad-core MediaTek processor, with 1GB of RAM, Storage capacity of this smartphone is 4 gb and can be expand upto 32 GB via Micro SD card. This smartpone has 5-megapixel rear camera with LED flash; a 2-megapixel front camera, connectivity option acailable Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, GPS, GPRS/ EDGE, 3G, the android a1 powered with 1700mAh battery.
With Android One, Google aims to improve the quality of hardware and software by giving handset makers a frame of reference.
In India many affordable smartphones company offering their customised versions of the Android operating system. In case of Android One provides the update then google better hold on Android A1 and better control of the operating system and ensure users get a consistent service.
The devices will be among the first get Android L update and will have Google translate featuring Hindi to English.
Sundar Pichai, Senior Vice President said at the Mountain View “We expect India to be the second largest Internet market by 2017,” You’re going to see applications tailored to the Indian market over time. We’re really excited about that.”
“Our goal was to develop high quality smartphones at an affordable price, with access to connectivity,” he added about Android One smartphones.