At MWC, ZTE promised that its Tempo Go can be the primary machine to convey Android Oreo (Go Version) to the States. However, properly, stuff occurred, and the corporate’s had lots greater issues to cope with within the intervening months. Alcatel, nevertheless, is on the case with the 1X.
TCL introduced this morning that the funds machine can be hitting Amazon a while subsequent week, priced at a particularly reasonably priced $100, unlocked. It’s going to even be arriving at Greatest Purchase and Walmart quickly after, little question profiting from the truth that it’s the one Android Go handset accessible within the U.S. in the meanwhile.
The specs are unsurprisingly uninspiring. There’s a 960 x 480 5.Three-inch display screen, a MediaTek chip and 1GB of RAM. The excellent news, nevertheless, is that the brand new, light-weight model of Google’s cellular working system is constructed for precisely these restraints, which suggests you must get a a lot smoother Android expertise than you’d on a equally specced handset operating the total OS.
Whereas the working system is properly positioned to get a foothold in growing nations, Google was fast to level out that it wasn’t limiting Android Go’s availability to these elements of the world. However whereas quite a lot of producers have signed on, none appeared too desirous to launch the handsets within the States — properly, other than ZTE, however everyone knows how that went.
One other Android Go gadgets is on the best way as properly, with HMD bringing the Nokia 2.1 to the States in July.