We have been hearing about the follow up to the Google Nexus One for some time, the Google Nexus S, and Google has just officially announced their latest Google branded smartphone.
The Google Nexus S features a 4 inch WVGA Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen display with a resolution of 480 x 800 pixels, and 235ppi, and a 1GHz Cortex A8 hummingbird processor, and it runs Android 2.3 Gingerbread.
Other specifications on the Google Nexus S include a front facing VGA camera for video chat and a rear 5 megapixel camera, there is also 802.11 b/g/n WiFi, Bluetooth 2.1+EDR, A-GPS, and Near Field Communication (NFC).
The Google Nexus S also features a microUSB 2,.0 port, a 1500mAh Lithium Ion battery that is good for up to 6.7 hours on 3G and has a standby time of up to 17.8 days on 3G.
The Google Nexus S will be available unlocked and carrier-independent in the US through Best Buy from the 16th of December 2010 and through the Carphone Warehouse in the UK from the 20th of December 2010.
Updated 7th December 2010
Pricing for the Google Nexus S in both the US and UK, on contract and SIM free has now been released, full details at the link below.