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Motorola Olympus "about screen" revealed, or is it all just a fake?

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Motorola Olympus "about screen" revealed, or is it all just a fake?
Now that it seems that the AT&T bound Motorola Olympus will be the first Android device to run the Gingerbread OS, we are starting to see the leaks that usually start to appear before a product is introduced. Right now, we have a screen shot from an Android 3.0 device of questionable legitimacy. While this "about screen" is said to have come from the Olympus, we still have no confirmation that Gingerbread will be Android 2.5 or 3.0. You might also note the lack of a notification bar.

But the lack of this bar doesn't totally rule out the picture as being the real thing. According to a so-called Android insider named Romain Guy, the photo you see of his home screen-also with no notification bar-is a stock and unmodified version of Android that runs on his Nexus One. He refuses to reveal which version of Android he is running, but we would imagine it is Gingerbread.

A convoluted story to be sure, but still plausible. Anyone care to share an opinion in the comments box below?

source: Droid-Life

This is supposedly an un-altered stock Android OS

This is supposedly an un-altered stock Android OS


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posted on 20 Oct 2010, 01:49

1. achilles (Posts: 54; Member since: 27 May 2010)


Looks to be absolutely fake. Where did it come from? Why aren't there other pictures? If a picture of the screen is captured, why not the device? I could do a better photo shop job showing android 5.0 aka Cookie Dough

posted on 14 Oct 2010, 13:04

2. nak1017 (Posts: 328; Member since: 08 Jan 2010)


I agree, fake. How would you have an "unknown" baseband, isn't the point of listing it for development purposes? I'd also imagine the build number would have a number or indicator of some sort.

posted on 14 Oct 2010, 13:38

3. VZWbamf (Posts: 61; Member since: 11 Oct 2009)


Who cares? We all know Gingerbread is coming...

posted on 14 Oct 2010, 14:13

4. XxVerbalxX (unregistered)


its real. i broke into the motorola offices, rpundhouse kicked the security guard and stole the skimatics. i then fornicated with steve jobs mother, beat my chest like a gorilla, and got an iphone 4 that is shatter proof and i can hold anyway i friggin want. i am chuck norris

posted on 14 Oct 2010, 14:14

5. Chuck Norris (unregistered)


Also roundhouse is now spelled rpundhouse.

posted on 14 Oct 2010, 15:49

6. Condoleezza Rice (unregistered)


Condoleezza Rice is never wrong.

posted on 27 Oct 2010, 13:08

8. Coltcarriier (unregistered)


LOLOL.

posted on 15 Oct 2010, 08:13

7. BeBoo (Posts: 12; Member since: 13 Apr 2009)


If it's a Motorola, you know it's going to be running that ugly Motorola Application Platform, not stock. Also, those screenshots don't look any different than 2.1 (icons, widgets, etc).

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