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Here's what the new Firefox phone will look like
IDG News is on site at Mobile World Congress, and got a look at the ZTE Open, a new phone running the new Firefox OS. It will launch later this year in Spain, Colombia, and Venezuela in cooperation with carrier Telefonica. No word on pricing, or if and when it might come to the U.S.
Here are a couple shots snapped by CITEworld reporter Ron Miller, who is also at the show. The first shows the settings screen:
And the second shows the Open next to the ZTE Grand Memo, its new 5.7-inch Android phone.
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