Batelco launches Galaxy Nexus in Bahrain
First Android 4.0 device hits the Middle East
Bahrain's Batelco has launched Samsung's Galaxy Nexus smartphone in the country.
Galaxy Nexus, the world's first smartphone running Android 4.0, or Ice Cream Sandwich, features a 1.2GHz dual core processor, a 4.65" HD Super AMOLED display technology at 720p resolution, a 1.2GHz dual core processor, Android Beam (For Data Exchange), Face Unlock, and NFC technology.
The NFC technology allows users to quickly share web pages, apps, and YouTube videos by simply tapping their phones together.
Galaxy Nexus features a redesigned camera that introduces panorama mode, 1080p video capture, zero-shutter lag, and effects like silly faces and background replacement.
"Galaxy Nexus will boost experiences of mobile customers in the Kingdom because it is the world's first smartphone running the latest release of the Android," said Ahmed Al Janahi, general manager, media relations, Batelco.