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The first Firefox OS phones are official, meet Keon and Peak

22 January, 2013 | Read the news | Post your comment
The first Firefox OS phones are official, meet Keon and Peak - read the full textThe first batch of smartphones running the HTML 5-based Firefox OS have been unveiled. Meet the GeekPhone Keon and Peak - a duo of early Firefox OS-running smartphones targeted at app designers and developers to start building the upcoming OS' app ecosystem. What you see above is the...

 

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good job team...:P

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  • 2013-01-23 14:24
  • bE8@

Round icons...That's new!

Right between the regular icons of android, rounded-squares of iOS and sharp-edged squares of WP tiles.

Wonder what else visual "innovation" they're gonna come up with - triangles anyone?

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  • 2013-01-23 14:20
  • Tk1M

I love open source.... go go go firefox os and ubuntu

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  • 2013-01-23 13:38
  • v0qT

One looks like Iphone and the other looks like Xperia tipo. UI looks IOSish and Icons look like Symbianish.

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  • 2013-01-23 13:30
  • uNVL

eagerly waiting for this phone.. :)

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  • 2013-01-23 12:31
  • mtt{

This looks just like iPhone. At least the UI looks so.

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  • 2013-01-23 10:40
  • 95XH

seems like they are going for the MID_range phone for bigger marketing today. seems like a good idea.

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  • 2013-01-23 10:15
  • SvQx

A good start. Lets hope for the best

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  • 2013-01-23 09:57
  • vQ{y

this is iphone 6 indeed. they just test our opinions without involving "iphone" name, in order to let us to think clear. this should be yours sicere opinions if a new iphone will launched like this mozilla,and if it will not be made by apple marketing team. this is iphone indeed

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  • 2013-01-23 09:07
  • 0Cb2

I was really hoping for some thing better... So for now windows8 is the most balanced os right now then . Not too much closed like ios or not so wide open inviting spams like android.. No need to pay for using premium services like bb and well synced with social networks but not too much net dependent like mozilla.. Easy to use and nice for eyes. Best option for commo people who require simple to use smartphones(well some say boring and less apps , but ordinary and real people doesn't need a million apps .just Basic requirements to fullfil daily requirements. )not for boys and kids who does nothing but play games all the time with their phones.
Well lets wait and see what ubuntu and tizen are made of.. May be we may get some thing better than windows 8

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  • 2013-01-23 09:04
  • uvvP

Yeah looks iphonenish

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  • 2013-01-23 08:54
  • 7X9U

Well these mff phones will become the most supported phones by the carriers and not the people.. Just imagine all the money carriers are gonna make from this mobile which requires to connect to the internet just to start up the phone ? Whatever may be the functionalities but still its like raising a white elephant saying heavy phone bills... I think the only offline things possible are call sms and charging ! I thought this was better but no its not what was expected.. Thumbs down

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  • 2013-01-23 08:46
  • uvuK

> In reply to Anonymous @ 2013-01-23 03:52 from PGXj - click to readBug free? I can't imagine an OS w/o a bug...

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  • 2013-01-23 08:35
  • 9Lb2

I smell another iLawsuit...

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  • 2013-01-23 08:33
  • 9Lb2

> In reply to [deleted post]Better than tiles

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  • 2013-01-23 08:31
  • 3Jn}

The phone look like IPhone copy but that is not so important, the OS is, let`s see how this os can handle a phonje and what future will bring.

The future of the Firefox OS stays only on how much money they will push in to this and for how long, it will take some time until they will get market with this OS

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  • 2013-01-23 08:09
  • bH8n

When Android and IOS started, most of people didn't know what app was. For example they used facebook or twitter via browser without any no app claim. And mobile app world was created on these both ecosystems. That's why nowadays conditions are quite different, thats why Microsoft spends billion $-s for Windows Phone, but no any success. This difficulty is waiting for Ubuntu and Firefox both.
My main thought is this: 4-5 years ago users bought smartphones without app demand, they chosed just OS and device. But nowadays they demand good device, OS and plus good ecosystem.

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  • 2013-01-23 07:17
  • nqjJ

> In reply to Anonymous @ 2013-01-23 06:53 from PSv9 - click to readYes very true

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  • 2013-01-23 07:07
  • PGXj

> In reply to Anonymous @ 2013-01-23 03:52 from PGXj - click to readand atleast 2 years of support of the OS.

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  • 2013-01-23 06:53
  • PSv9

I mean Imagine

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  • 2013-01-23 06:51
  • PSv9

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