Firefox phones coming this summer
Mozilla (Firefox developing company) is going to release a mobile phone OS. The smartphones operating Firefox OS are going to be released this summer in Countries, such as Brazil, Hungary, Colombia, Mexico, Poland, Montenegro, Spain, Serbia and Venezuela. Read on to find out more.
13 smartphone manufacturers support Firefox smartphone, such as Sprint Nextelin the US, according to Mozilla. The release date is still unknown. Aside from these, there are 12 big companies out there that back Firefox. This is good news for Firefox itself as well as those who are fan of Firefox.
Smartphone manufacturers planning to manufacture Firefox smartphones include ZTE, Huawei and LG. According to some reports, the first smartphone will be inexpensive featuring a touchscreen.
So far, several attempts have been made to release an “open” mobile phone OS but none of the OS achieved real success.
Firefox OS will be successful because loading high-grade third-party apps, which are based upon HTML 5, on Firefox smartphones will be easy, a Firefox official said.
According to an analyst at Ovum, Firefox OS has been very much appreciated by both hardware manufacturers and carriers at the time of its commercial release. With this regard, it has beaten both Symbian and Android. These are the leading companies of smartphone operating systems.