Orange Gets Barcelona Smartphone powered by Android
BRISTON, UK – Orange will be launching an Android powered device very soon in the United Kingdom, and all other existing Orange markets. The handset to be known as the Orange Barcelona, is only 9.9mm thick and will come in a hybrid form-factor.
The Orange Barcelona will be hitting the market with Android 2.2 Froyo, so assuming its an entry level handset and nothing very big. The form-factor will be a hybrid for this device, seems it is a new thing for all entry level handsets to sport this form-factor, it will sport a 2.6″ touchscreen with a complete physical QWERTY keyboard.
On the other features, the handset will come complete with HD voice recording, 3.2-megapixel camera, GPS, HSDPA, Orange maps, and the likes.
There is no specific launch date or any official word on pricing for the Orange Barcelona for now.