Specs surface for a possible new Nexus device “Marlin”
the next offering from the Nexus and the company making it, HTC are going to
launch 2 smartphones, smaller offering is reportedly being called “Sailfish”
and its bigger brother is going to be called “Marlin”. Until yesterday there
were no specs to report.
these specs from an unspecified source. Normally we don’t expect to hear
official word from Google until September, and that month is still far enough
away that any leaks at this early date should be taken with a grain of salt.
Nevertheless, here’s what the HTC Marlin will reportedly look like under the
hood, but bear in mind that these specs may be inaccurate or subject to change.
|HTC are going to be manufacturing the new Nexus devices|
accurate but no official claims have been made.
|Render for Nexus device by HTC|
for the Marlin
- Quad-core Qualcomm processor
- 5.5” QHD ( 2560x 1440) AMOLED display
- USB-C Port
- 12 MP Rear camera, 8 MP front camera
- Rear – mounted fingerprint scanner
- 4 GB RAM
- 3450 mAh Battery
- Bottom – firing speakers
- 32/128 GB storage
- Bluetooth 4.2
comes 2 offerings 32 and 128 GB.
the lower and upper storage variants are chosen more frequently than
middle-of-the-road storage, so the company has decided to ditch it.
with the same storage options. If this is true, then the only real differences
between Sailfish and Marlin will be size, battery capacity, and resolution.
Buyers might be swayed by preference in smartphone size or differences in price
between the two devices, a detail we not able to speculate just now.
the Nexus devices comes out.