Wednesday, January 14, 2015

Samsung Introduces their First Tizen Smartphone

Samsung, Samsung Z1, Tizen OS

Samsung the worlds largest smartphone makers releases their first smartphone that uses home-grown Tizen operating system. The company said that the Tizen operating system offers very fast boot times, smooth performance and an user-friendly interface.

The Samsung Z1 has a 4" inches 480x800 liquid-crystal display. It is powered by a 1.2GHz dual-core processor with 768MB of RAM. The phone is equipped with a 1,500mAh battery which Samsung said can last 7 hours of video playback.

The Tizen operating system is a significant part of Samsung's campaign to gain independence in mobile software and services, their smartphone currently uses Google's Android.

Samsung developed the Tizen not just for smartphones, but also for other devices like home appliances, watches, and even door locks.