Tuesday, 22 January 2013

Keon and Peak, welcome to the universe!

Exiting times for Handset consumer nowadays.
Apple is loosing ground on the competition and there is not only one contender chasing the market.
We have of course all Android manufacturers, Samsung, LG, HTC , Sony and many many more in that field.
Then we also have the Finnish piece of pride Jolla coming with their first handsets this year and Blackberry too is trying to keep their nose above water.
Now we have another contender for the mobilethrone of games. (Sorry, couldn't resist the wordgame ).
Welcome to the arena , Peak and Keon.!!
Based on Mozillas Firefox OS which is  HTML5 based , developed out of Boot2Gecko  which was announced 2012 and created quite an interesting stir among developers and users in a positive way.

Available in February these Developer aimed handsets  are made by Geeksphone and Telefonica.
Keon and Peak Ladies and Gents.
Keon specs:
CPU Qualcomm Snapdragon S1 1Ghz.
UMTS 2100/1900/900 (3G HSPA). 
GSM 850/900/1800/1900 (2G EDGE).
Screen 3.5" HVGA Multitouch.
Camera 3 MP.
4 GB (ROM) and 512 (RAM).
MicroSD, Wifi N, Light & Prox. Sensor, G-Sensor, GPS, MicroUSB.
Battery 1580 mAh.

Peak Specs:
CPU Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 1.2Ghz x2.
UMTS 2100/1900/900 (3G HSPA). 
GSM 850/900/1800/1900 (2G EDGE).
Screen 4.3" qHD IPS Multitouch.
Camera 8 MP (back) + 2 MP (front).
4 GB (ROM) and 512 (RAM).
MicroSD, Wifi N, Light & Prox. Sensor, G-Sensor, GPS, MicroUSB, Flash (camera).
Battery 1800 mAh.

Check out Zdnets story on this and then head over to Geeksphone and grab some more details.