No multitouch for Google’s Nexus One?

We know a lot about Google’s Nexus One – although it’s not enough and it’s not official info.

One of the things we didn’t know is that Google’s own Android smartphone doesn’t have multitouch (just like Verizon’s Motorola Droid) – or at least that’s what tnkgrl Mobile says, after playing a bit with the device.

Of course, the multitouch support could be there, but it may have not been enabled by Google for the tested Nexus One – I guess we’ll see that after the smartphone is officially announced.

Some other facts about the Nexus One:

  • It’s fast (faster than the Droid), extremely thin and “much nicer looking in person than in pictures”
  • The display is “probably” OLED, with the same resolution as the Droid (480 x 854 pixels)
  • There is support for T-Mobile 3G, but not for AT&T 3G
  • No dedicated camera key; the camera interface is the same as Droid’s
  • A 4GB memory card is preinstalled
  • There’s a 1400 mAh battery


OK, now all we can do is to hope that Google won’t let us wait too long and announce the handset in the next few weeks.

Via Engadget

Author: Ilinca Nita

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