After cutting off the Fire Phone smartphone product line in 2015, Amazon is now developing
Unlike Fire, Phone (fire) is primarily aimed at the United States and a number of Western markets, unlike Amazon
Amazon internal selection
According to sources, Amazon will soon launch a smartphone in India this year. In the company's current smartphone test, a device display between 5.2 inches to 5.5 inches, with a 13 million pixel rear camera, 2GB memory, 16GB storage space. The smart phone will carry the Android 7.1.1 operating system, and with Google's smart voice assistant. The product is configured with a Snapdragon 435 processor with a fingerprint recognizer on the back of the phone. It is reported that the price of this product is only about $93, but the final price will be released at the time of the official release.
The Ice handset did not pre install Amazon's Alexa voice assistant, sources who tested the device said. However, considering the Ice handset pre installed software has not yet been finalized, Alexa may enter the device at the time of release.
It is unclear when Amazon launched the Ice mobile phone project. The company released Fire Phone in 2014, but because the market response is very flat, after listing a year, Amazon announced clearing all Fire Phone inventory, and not
Fire Phone has 3D display technology and image recognition technology. Amazon CEO Geoff
Market analysts said, for those who want to expand in the new field of Amazon, in the field of smart phones occupy a very important position
But Dawson also believes that even if Amazon promises to invest $5 billion in the India market, selling its own branded handsets in the market will also face challenges. As of now, Amazon has not yet proved whether the India market requires the company's smart phones. The company's investment in the India market did not help when Amazon needed to compete with market makers close to zero profits.