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Google’s Nexus S available on-line

Mobile phone retailer Carphone Warehouse has now opened up pre-ordering for the Google Nexus S, for delivery at the end of December.

Carphone Warehouse is exclusively selling the Nexus S, which has been made for Google by Samsung – with the previous Nexus One handset being manufactured by HTC.

The mobile phone retailer is bundling the phone free on contracts from O2, T-Mobile, Orange and Vodafone with price plans that start from £35 a month on 24-month contract lengths and £40 a month on 18-month plans.

Orange offers for £35 a month, 700 minutes, unlimited text messages and a 500MB data allowance, or 600 minutes, unlimited text messages and a 750MB data allowance, or 900 minutes and an unlimited text message bundle.

O2 provides for the same cost 900 minutes, unlimited text messages and a 750MB data allowance where Vodafone has 600 minutes, unlimited text messages and a 500MB data bundle.

Samsung’s Nexus S arrives running Android ‘Gingerbread’ 2.3 OS, with a 4-inch Super AMOLED capacitive touch screen, powered by a 1Ghz Cortex A8 ‘Hummingbird’ processor with 16GB of internal storage, a 5 megapixel camera and LED flash, along with a front-facing VGA camera and with a near field communication chip.

Notably absent from the line-up of operators carrying the Google Nexus S is the mobile phone network Three, who currently sell the close cousin of the handset – the Samsung Galaxy S.

The Samsung made Nexus S is also available on pay as you go contracts from Carphone Warehouse for £549.95 with a £10 top up, or SIM free and unlocked for the same price.

Originally published at OneMobileRing.com

Rob Kerr
Rob Kerr

Rob has worked in the affiliate industry for many years with large publishers, and previously worked as a journalist on titles such as Wired, PC Magazine, ITProPortal, The Register, The Inquirer, Pocket-Lint, Mobile Industry Review, Know Your Mobile and The Gadget Show.