Nexus S gets Video Chat with Android 2.3.4 upgrade

Nexus S gets Video Chat with Android 2.3.4 upgrade
Early on Thursday, word came out from the Google camp that they would soon have a surprise announcement for the Nexus S. By the time the day was done, the cat was out of the bag; Android 2.3.4 is coming to the handset sometime in the next few weeks and brings with it a Video Chat application.

With the Video Chat app, you press a button from your contacts list by the name of the person you want to connect with. Texts from the person you're doing the Video Chat with will show up on the screen.  If you leave the Video Chat to go to another app or just to check a score or for any reason, the video will freeze although the audio will continue. There is now speculation that Video Chat will become a standard Google feature on future versions of the OS.

The good news is that a tweet was sent out later today that says that another surprise is coming to the Nexus S. Anyone want to take a guess at what this surprise will be?

source: Twitter via AndroidGuys




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Nexus S
  • Display 4.0" 480 x 800 pixels
  • Camera 5 MP / 0.3 MP VGA front
  • Processor Samsung Exynos 3, Single core, 1000 MHz
  • Storage 16 GB
  • Battery 1500 mAh(6.00h 3G talk time)

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7 Comments

1. jcoberg10

Posts: 112; Member since: Oct 30, 2009

can't wait to here!! what's coming!!

2. korbindallis unregistered

Can't wait for this on the Sony Ericsson Neo

6. saiki4116

Posts: 413; Member since: Mar 31, 2011

u have to wait......sony wont release updates too briskly

3. Aswin unregistered

Proud to be a Nexus S Owner ! Eagerly waiting for the update !

4. neezar unregistered

Hmm... I wonder what the surprise is =D

5. AndroidTroll

Posts: 359; Member since: Mar 05, 2011

This video chat application sounds so much better than the shit that's out there! Only Google can get it right.

7. TechnTricksonline unregistered

thanks for sharing this latest news and is there any news about that when this update comes for other android devices.

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