New Delhi, India, January 25, 2015: Samsung had launched Tizen OS-based smartphone Z1 in India on 14th January, 2015. According to sources, the Z1 will be manufactured in Samsung’s Noida plant. The Noida plant has a capacity of producing over four million mobile phones a month.
India is the first market across the world, where Tizen OS-based smartphone Z1 was launched at Rs. 5,700. According to sources, Samsung has sold approx 50,000 units of Z1 since the launch.
Now a days Samsung’s smartwatch devices run on the Tizen platform too. Samsung developed Tizen with Huawei Technologies and Intel Corp to challenge the Android software.
Z1 is a dual SIM device and it is powered by a 1.2GHz dual-core processor, 768 MB RAM and 4GB internal memory expandable up to 64GB. It features four-inch display, 3.1 MP rear and a VGA front camera and 1,500 mAh battery.
(According to websites quoting PTI)