Google's made a reputation for the Nexus model by pricing it competetively, nevertheless it appears like issues might grow to be even cheaper as rumours point out a finances Nexus smartphone is within the works. A report from Chinese language site MTKSJ suggests Taiwanese chip producer MediaTek is working with Google on the reasonably priced gadget.
The Chinese language website has some previous historical past with MediaTek leading to a superb monitor report of correct reporting on such issues. Sources have reportedly stated Google is teaming up with the chip agency to create a low priced smartphone.
Allegedly this new mannequin goes to value as little as $one hundred (£fifty nine.50) in accordance with the “trusted insiders from Taiwan provide chains.”
So what is going to the handset’s specs appear to be? Don’t anticipate it to be a excessive-finish piece of package like different Nexus fashions. The location says “general specs shouldn't be too excessive.”
We don’t assume this handset would be the subsequent within the flagship line and anticipate the Nexus 6 to be a completely totally different handset. In that case, the brand new price range Nexus smartphone might not even make its method to the UK or the US as it might be meant for creating markets. With that stated, finances telephones do nonetheless generally tend to do properly in developed markets, so it might go both means.
The worth is just a prediction slightly than something strong at this stage, there’s no affirmation from any of the sources that it’ll be that particular worth. It’ll be fascinating to get our palms on some actual specs as nicely so we will decide whether or not it’ll be well worth the cash.
We'll maintain our eyes peeled for extra particulars on a price range Nexus smartphone. Even when it doesn’t come to Western markets we'll make sure you let you understand once we hear extra.