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FIC Neo 1973 Linux Smartphone

Features include:

  • Quadband GSM
  • 2.5 G (not Edge)
  • GPS
  • Bluetooth 2.0
  • USB 1.1 (unpowered)
  • Touchscreen
  • Micro-SD slot
  • 2.8″ LCD screen
  • 128 MB RAM memory
  • 64 MB NAND Flash ROM memory
  • 2.5mm audio jack
  • 1200 mAh battery (USB charged)
  • Samsung s3c2410 SoC Processor
  • Linux
  • Dimension 120.7 x 62 x 18.5 (mm)

CDR Info has the scoop and photo.

OpenMoko is an effort to bring widespread Linux to the cell phone and gadget industries. It is seeking developers. OpenMoko is running on the Neo1973 and they do have some great shots of this device.

Side note: Neo comes from New. The first mobile call was made in 1973. So this is the New 1973 or a revolutionary event.