Amazon is a company that is always innovating, either with its own developments or investing in long-term projects. And they have a lot of money, Jeff Bezos recently became the richest man in the world, so money does not lack to promote projects and dreams of many entrepreneurs.
Such is the case of Andy Rubin, the original creator and founder of the Android operating system. Rubin has long since left Google and is currently working on his next project: Essential Phone, which now seems to have Amazon support at the level of money earmarked for his investment.
The Mobile Phone Essential of Andy Rubin seems to be something very serious, because to have the approval of Amazon will surely have very novel things compared to the current mobile.
It is speculated that the new mobile will have these specifications: processor: Snapdragon 835, 4GB of RAM, storage of 128 GB, double rear camera of 13Mp, front of 8Mp and run Android operating system
In its first round of financing, Rubin has secured $ 300 million dollars, both from Amazon, and from other important companies such as Foxxconn and other technological giants.
Essential Phone aims to be a serious competitor of high-end phones such as Apple’s iPhone and Samsung’s Galaxy, so its price will be at no less than $ 700 dollars.
According to Business Insider, what has awakened the great interest of Amazon has been that it will have perfect integration with Alexa, the intelligent speaker of Amazon.