Google makes working camera module for Project see Ara




Google has Friday for the first time show a working model of its modular smartphone. As an employee of the company made with the device, provisionally known as Project Ara, a photograph.

It was a relatively short display at the end of the presentation. Nevertheless, Google’s lead developer had Rafe Camargo Project Ara see how he clicked include a camera module in the smartphone and immediately took a photo. The software for this purpose did not have to restart.

Camargo said during the I / O conference that the Ara-phone currently “running the latest Android version. He did not much loose about the project, the first phone later this year in Puerto Rico as an experiment appears .

Google’s engineers have been working for several years on Project Ara. The skeleton is made to last five to six years. Users can it sees fit components such as a camera and 3.5mm jacks in clicks. In theory they so choose their phone scratch.

Ara is the first modular phone on the market: an Israeli company tried previously called Modu, but that has not thrown an excellent chance. How Google’s project wants to make a success and some first impressions of Tweakers of the project, is to read a report published earlier.


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