The Korean technology gian Samsung launches Tizen-powered smartphone Z1 in India
- Korean technology giant Samsung recently launched the first
phone powered by Tizen operating system in India - Samsung Z1.
- The device is priced at Rs. 5,700.
- The new OS will help Samsung reduce its reliance on Google's
Android operating system, which powers most of its smartphones and tablets.
- Previously, Samsung tried its luck with 'Bada' OS too, which
did not see much success.
- Presently, a few products, including company's Gear
smartwatches run on the Tizen OS.
- Samsung will soon be launched Tizen-based television as
- The dual SIM device is powered by a 1.2GHz dual-core processor,768 MB RAM and 4GB internal memory expandable up to 64GB.
- It features four-inch display, 3.1 MP rear and a VGA front
camera and 1,500 mAh battery.
- Samsung has tied-up with Reliance Communications and Aircel
to offer up to 500MB of 3G data free every month over 6 months.