Al momento non ci sono informazioni riguardanti l’Italia ma è comunque interessante l’interesse di ViewSonic per portare i suoi prodotti Android anche in Europa (partendo dall’Inghilterra).
Si tratta in particolare del ViewPad 4, uno smartphone da 4 pollici, presentato in questi giorni all’MWC di Barcellona. Tra le sue caratteristiche tecniche troviamo:
- Processore Qualcomm® MSM 8255 da 1 GHz
- Registrazione video a 720p
- Bluetooth 2.1
- Uscita HDMI
- Android 2.3 Gingerbread
- Flash 10.1
Dovrebbe arrivare in Europa a partire da 2011 ad un prezzo non ancora comunicato. A seguire il comunicato stampa.
Mobile World Congress 2011, Barcelona, 14 February 2011 – ViewSonic Europe (Hall: 2.0, Stand 2B77), a leading global provider of computing, consumer electronics and communications solutions, will today announce the ViewPad 4 tablet device will feature the latest version of Google ‘Gingerbread’. This latest update to the ViewSonic Europe ViewPad range will position the device as one of the first multi-media handsets to be supported by Google’s newest operating system (OS).
Backed by ViewSo\Android operating system fast becoming the world’s leading smartphone platform, the ViewPad 4 looks set to be one of the first to carry Google’s latest iteration of ‘Gingerbread’ which offers enhanced compatibility with future Google optimised apps, even those built for future tablets. Combined with dual cameras and HDMI support, the ViewPad 4 is something we are very proud of” said Derek Wright, Product Marketing Manager – ViewSonic Europe.
ViewSonic will be showing key partners the ViewPad 4 with latest version of ‘Gingerbread’ Android OS in April 2011, with general supply to follow shortly after.
Android was by far the largest smartphone platform in the US market in Q4 2010, according to a report by Canalys. With the rise of Android based devices being developed, the trend looks set to be reflected in Europe with ViewSonic Europe being one of the major players.
For further information on ViewSonic Europe and its products, visit http://www.viewsoniceurope.com/uk/