Vodafone Plc

Nexus S: Coming soon to Vodafone Stores

Press Release   •   Feb 07, 2011 15:26 GMT

Vodafone today announced that Nexus S™ will soon be available in Vodafone stores around the world. The world’s first handset to come powered by the latest version of the Android™ platform known as Gingerbread, Nexus S is packed with Google™’s powerful technology and the latest Samsung hardware features.

Patrick Chomet, Vodafone’s Group Director of Terminals, said: “It’s great news that our customers will very soon be able to get Google’s Nexus S direct through our stores. At Vodafone we work closely with our partners across the industry to offer our customers a leading smartphone range that includes the latest innovations in product and user experience.”

DJ Lee, Executive Vice President and Head of Sales & Marketing Team at Samsung’s Mobile Communications Business, said: “I am very pleased to introduce this amazing mobile experience to Vodafone’s customers. Nexus S integrates Samsung’s best-in-class hardware and technology with Android’s stunning new features and user experiences. Nexus S enables users to enjoy the latest mobile technology and faster multimedia content with an intuitive user experience."

Further information:

Vodafone Group
Media Relations
Tel: +44 (0) 1635 664444

Notes to Editors:

  1. Vodafone will range Nexus S through Vodafone stores and partner market stores in 24 countries around the world.
  2. Android, Google and Nexus S are trademarks of Google, Inc.
  3. For full device specifications and images, click here: http://www.google.co.uk/nexus

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Vodafone is one of the world's largest mobile communications companies by revenue with approximately 358 million customers in its controlled and jointly controlled markets as at 31 December 2010. Vodafone currently has equity interests in over 30 countries across five continents and more than 40 partner networks worldwide.