|25 Feb 2014||#1|
| || |
Mozilla aims for the emerging world with plans for the $25 smartphone
In Barcelona today, Mozilla announced its Firefox OS plans for the next year. The highlight: plans for a line of smartphones starting at $25 each, bringing HTML5-powered smartphones to billions of people who can't afford more expensive devices.
Central to this plan is a partnership with Chinese fabless semiconductor designer Spreadtrum. The company has designed a trio of chipsets built around the ARM Cortex A5 processor.
While a $25 smartphone might be a step down from the high-powered phones of Samsung and Apple, Mozilla is positioning its new products at an audience that currently only has feature phones. As such, it's not a step down, it's a step up.
|My System Specs|
|Similar help and support threads for2: Mozilla aims for the emerging world with plans for the $25 smartphone|
|world first smartphone||Chillout Room|
|Upatre: Emerging Up(d)at(er) in the wild||Security News|
|Emerging Win7 x64 BSOD Vulnerability||Security News|
|Mozilla Plans Silent Updates for Firefox||News|
|Mozilla Drops Firefox 3.7 Plans, Goes 4.0 Late This Yea||Browsers & Mail|
|Our Sites ||Site Links ||About Us ||Find Us |
© Designer Media Ltd
All times are GMT -5. The time now is 12:12 PM.