Earlier this year in May, Jolla announced its first smartphone running on the Sailfish OS and it s been up for pre-order since then. Today, at an event in Helinski, the company revealed that the device will finally start shipping from November 27 onwards, PCWorld reports. Also Read - The xHelper malware explained: Why it is so dangerous and how to get rid of it?
The device, simply called Jolla, flaunts a 4.5-inch qHD (960 540 pixels) display with Gorilla Glass 2 protection and will be powered by a 1.4GHz dual-core processor paired with 1GB of RAM. Other features included are an 8-megapixel rear snapper, 2-megapixel front camera and a 2,100mAh battery, which is said to be good enough for 7 hours of talk time and 500 hours on standby mode.
On the connectivity front, the device features Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 4.0 and NFC. As we reported yesterday, the Sailfish OS will offer Nokia s HERE mapping applications and also includes Yandex.Store an app store for Android, offering more than 85,000 apps including the likes of Facebook, Twitter, Skype, Angry Birds, and more.
The device will be sold in partnership with Finnish network operator DNA and carries a price tag of 399 Euros or $535.