TEHRAN (FNA)- German smartphone maker, Shift, has announced that the company is looking to release a modular smartphone
in late 2016, which will run either Android 5.
NexPack Limited -- Its product, nexpaq, is a modular smartphone
Ara modular smartphone
users will be able to pick the camera they like, rather than picking a phone for its camera.
Prototype sample of a modular smartphone
from Phonebloks showed how parts can be disassembled that allows user to choose specific hardware components.
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Motorola is close to launching a modular smartphone
that will allow users to choose core hardware components and swap them out in plug-and-play fashion, according to a report by TechRadar.
Motorola said it has been working on Project Ara for over a year and that it recently teamed up with Phonebloks, an open source project that has also been working on creating modular smartphone
components that can be easily replaced.
The Project Ara modular smartphone
platform is designed to lower barriers to entry, increase the talent pool for hardware developers and significantly compress hardware development and new technology insertion time scales.
Google aims to remedy that issue with its modular smartphone
experiment, Project Ara, and now that project is closer than ever, Extremetech reported.
According to a new blog post, Googler Paul Eremenko announced that the concept of modular smartphone
has reached a new milestone.
For instance, Google is hiring this technique to manufacture the enclosures for various modules in its Project Ara modular smartphone
Android has since hinted at some intriguing developments to expect in 2015, such as Google's modular smartphone
, called Project Ara, and Samsung's curved-glass Galaxy Note Edge.