Firefox OS: Geeks-phone opens pre-orders for the Peak+


Firefox OS: Geeks-phone opens pre-orders for the Peak+: Geeksphone put on its website a new smartphone OS Firefox, the open source mobile operating system developed by the Mozilla Foundation in advance. Available from 149 euros, excluding taxes and delivery charges, the unit should be delivered from September.

His name, Peak +, necessarily remember something. When he launched the first two smartphones Firefox OS in April Geeksphone had baptized Keon for the entry-level version and Peak for more.

At the time, the two devices were designed especially developers. They were torn in a few hours, and no stock is available from. Geeksphone as he resumed the characteristics of the Peak, the has improved and has returned to the market this Peak + to the broader target – at least in the communication from the manufacturer.

The device has the following characteristics:

  • Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 dual-core 1.2 GHz
  • 4.3-inch multi-screen
  • 1GB of RAM
  • 4GB of storage memory
  • 1800 mAh removable battery
  • Connectivity Edge / 3G, WiFi N, Bluetooth 2.1, microUSB, microSD, FM radio
  • Two cameras: a 2MP front, one back 8MP with LED flash
  • Firefox OS in version 1.1.

Best “look and feel”

Quite a few changes a priori from the Peak, if not the doubly welcome the RAM. The device is sold at the same price and will attract developers who could not get the first version or enthusiasts who want to test the new operating system cost interesting.

The manufacturer also announced that in addition to performance improvements that can be expected, the Peak + consists of best quality materials and is both more beautiful and more comfortable in your hand. The tests are expected to learn more.

Incidentally, the Geeksphone devices are currently the only ones who can be easily bought over the world. For “commercial” smartphones Alcatel and ZTE, are sold directly by operators in Spain, and should arrive soon in Greece and Poland.