Osom is a privacy-focused tech firm that was anticipated to launch the OV1 smartphone from the workforce of engineers that constructed the Important PH-1. In a flip of occasions, the OV1 will now be a brand new blockchain-focused smartphone by Solana Cellular known as the “Saga” and it’ll nonetheless be manufactured by Osom. The Solana Saga will likely be tightly built-in with Solana’s blockchain, able to making transaction in web3 and can assist holding digital belongings together with tokens and NFTs.
The OV1 will now be the Solana Saga.
— OSOMPrivacy (@OsomPrivacy) June 23, 2022
At an occasion in New York, the corporate additionally launched the Solana Cellular Stack. That is “a framework for Android permitting builders to create wealthy cellular experiences for wallets and apps on Solana.” The Solana Cellular Stack SDK is already obtainable for builders.
The announcement web page additionally revealed some specs together with a 6.67-inch OLED display, 12GB of RAM, and 512GB of inner storage. The Saga may also equip the Snapdragon 8+ Gen 1 chipset and is powered by a 4,100 mAh battery. There’s additionally wi-fi charging assist, Bluetooth 5.0, and a rear-mounted fingerprint scanner. Within the digital camera division, there’s a 16MP selfie digital camera and twin principal cameras. The primary is a 50MP IMX766 f/1.8 and a secondary 12MP IMX373 f/2.2 120-degree ultrawide digital camera.
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Curiously, potential patrons can pre-order a Solana Saga beginning as we speak for a refundable deposit of $100. The Saga will retail for $1000 and those that pre-order could obtain a Saga Move that features an accompanying NFT and “the primary ticket to influencing the path of the SMS platform. The system is anticipated to reach in early 2023 and can initially launch within the US, Canada, EU, and UK.