Samsung have been working on their Tizen platform for some time, and now the company has unveiled the world’s fist Tizen smartphone, the Samsung Z.
Samsung will be showing off the new Samsung Z at their Tizen developer conference, which starts this week on the 3rd of June, the device comes with a 4.8 inch high definition display with a resolution of 1280 x 720 pixels.
“Samsung is committed to enhancing the mobile experience of consumers with innovation that is both personal and unique to their needs,” said DJ Lee, President and Head of Global Sales & Marketing Office, Mobile Communications Business, Samsung Electronics. “The Samsung Z integrates the power and adaptability of the Tizen platform, enabling users to browse the web faster and utilize applications more effectively.”
The Samsung Z comes with a quad core 2.3GHz processor and features 2GB of RAM, there is also 16GB of built in storage, plus a microSD card slot which supports 64GB cards.
Other specifications on the Samsung Z include an 8 megapixel rear camera and a front facing 2.1 megapixel camera, plus WiFi, GPS, Bluetooth, USB 2.0, NFC and an IR remote and 4G LTE.
The Samsung Z comes with Tizen 2.2.1 and the device comes with Samsung S Health 3.0 a fingerprint sensor and and an ultra power saving mode, it will go on sale in Russia in quarter 3, you can find out more information about the first Tizen handset over at Samsung at the link below.