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Sneak peek: Firefox OS for smartphones

Tech | | July 3, 2012, 5:26 pm
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SMS inbox (left); SMS delete (right)

SMS inbox (left); SMS delete (right)

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Gallery (left); camera (right)

Gallery (left); camera (right)

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Video recorder (left); video launcher (right)

Video recorder (left); video launcher (right)

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Video player

Video player

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Calendar drawer (left); Calendar (right)

Calendar drawer (left); Calendar (right)

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Firefox browser start screen (right); Firefox browser awesome screen (left)

Firefox browser start screen (right); Firefox browser awesome screen (left)

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Firefox browser tabs (right); Notifications - return to call (left)

Firefox browser tabs (right); Notifications - return to call (left)

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Contact list (left); Individual contact (right)

Contact list (left); Individual contact (right)

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Email drawer (left); email inbox (right)

Email drawer (left); email inbox (right)

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Email actions (left); email compose (right)

Email actions (left); email compose (right)

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Text messages (left); text message compose (right)

Text messages (left); text message compose (right)

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Mozilla will soon launch its own smartphone operating system that will compete with the likes of Android, Windows Phone and iOS. The OS currently under development as Boot to Gecko combines HTML5 with some of the core elements of Linux technology. The first phones with Firefox OS are expected to launch in early 2013 in Brazil.<br><br>Following are some screens showing what the Firefox OS for smartphones will look like.

Mozilla will soon launch its own smartphone operating system that will compete with the likes of Android, Windows Phone and iOS. The OS currently under development as Boot to Gecko combines HTML5 with some of the core elements of Linux technology. The first phones with Firefox OS are expected to launch in early 2013 in Brazil.

Following are some screens showing what the Firefox OS for smartphones will look like.

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Lock screen (left); lock screen with notifications (right)

Lock screen (left); lock screen with notifications (right)

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Lock screen with alert (left); lock screen with notifications (right)

Lock screen with alert (left); lock screen with notifications (right)

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Lock screen with alarm (left); lock screen with emergency calling (right)

Lock screen with alarm (left); lock screen with emergency calling (right)

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Lock screen with PIN lock (left); lock screen with incoming call (right)

Lock screen with PIN lock (left); lock screen with incoming call (right)

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Dialler (left); calling (right)

Dialler (left); calling (right)

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Incoming call (left); home screen (right)

Incoming call (left); home screen (right)