Leaks describe HTC’s upcoming Nexus smartphones

Leaks describe HTC’s upcoming Nexus smartphones

One of the things that HTC will do this year is release two new Nexus smartphones. The first one carries the codename Sailfish, while the second one is known as Marlin. Both devices are expected later this year and we bet that the folks at HTC hope that these smartphones will improve the future of the company.

The best part of all this is that two consecutive leaks have described both smartphones. Surprisingly Sailfish will be not that impressive – the smartphone is expected to have a 5-inch display at Full HD resolution, a quad-core processor at 2.0 GHz, 4 GB of RAM and 32 GB of internal memory. We do not know if there’s a microSD card slot for expansion but we do know that Sailfish will also offer a rear fingerprint scanner, a 12 MP rear camera, an 8 MP front shooter, a USB Type-C port and a 2770 mAh battery.

The story of Merlin will be completely different – this will be a premium Nexus device. The information on Merlin is not that much but this smartphone is expected to feature a larger 5.5-inch display at Quad HD resolution, a 12 MP rear camera, an 8 MP front camera, 4 GB of RAM, a USB Type-C port and a 3450 mAh battery. The storage memory and the processor inside are not available at the moment but there’s information that Merlin will be powered by a quad-core chip from Qualcomm, which will likely be the Snapdragon 820 or its improved version – the Snapdragon 823.

Sailfish and Merlin will cover two different market segments and there’s nothing wrong in this. In fact some of you will find Sailfish a really nice device – all that matters is what you need in the end.

Source: Ubergizmo.com

Related posts

Fujitsu announces 14-inch LifeBook LH520 notebook

Fujitsu today announces the release of the Fujitsu LifeBook LH520 multimedia notebook, based on AMD Athlon II Dual-Core Processor and DirectX 11 supporting  ATI Mobility Radeon HD 5430 graphics. Available in matt red or matt black, the LifeBook LH520 comes with 14-inch SuperFine HD...

ASUS My Cinema-EHD3-100/NQA/FM/AV/MCE RC Dual Hybrid TV Card

ASUS proved that TV quality and CPU bandwidth do not have to be trade-offs with the launch of its new ASUS My Cinema-EHD3-100/NAQ/FM/AV/MCE RC PCI-express Dual TV card. Designed for users seeking to watch and record both digital (ATSC/QAM) and analog (NTSC) TV channels simultaneously without...

Deepcool presents GamerStorm Assassin V2 CPU cooler

Deepcool presents GamerStorm Assassin V2 CPU cooler

The Chinese CPU cooler maker Deepcool has presented a new high-end universal CPU cooler that has been designed for gamers and hardware enthusiasts. Not surprisingly then the cooler carries the GamerStorm Assassin V2 brand name. The CPU cooler is made of two aluminum fin stacks with 65 fins...

Leave a comment