The Galaxy Nexus smartphone will be available in UK and Europe from November 17, Samsung has confirmed.
The phone has been priced at a staggering £549.99 or $886, however, subsidized versions will also be available on a 2-year contract in UK on Vodafone, 02 and 3UK. You can pre-order it now on Amazon.co.uk.
Galaxy Nexus is the first smartphone to run the latest version of Android OS, Ice Cream Sandwich. Other features include a huge 4.65-inch, 720p Super AMOLED display screen, a 5 megapixel LED flash rear camera capable of video recording at 1080p and capaturing panorama images, a 1.3 megapixel front facing camera, LTE and HSPA+ connectivity and 3.5mm headphone jack and Bluetooth 3.0. It is powered by a 1.2GHz dual-core processor, has 1GB of RAM and 16GB/32GB of internal storage.
There is no new yet on its U.S. release, but according to several sources the device is expected to release in U.S., Canada and Asia sometime in November.