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Rumor: First Android Ice Cream Sandwich Device Launching in October to Compete with iPhone 5

Steven Blum
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(Can you taste the innovation?)

Well that makes sense, don't it? According to an inside source who spilled the beans to BGR, the first Google device to feature Android Ice Cream Sandwich will be launched in October in order to compete head-to-head with Apple's latest iPhone.

It's just a rumor but we can see it happening. While it could be suicidal, it would definitely create a bigger splash in the press, as various tech journalists pit the two phones against eachother. Of course, Google could also choose to wait or release their phone anytime they want, and then they wouldn't be viewed as being so affected by the decisions of Apple.

When do you think the newest iteration of Android will hit the shelves?

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  • Android Addict Aug 10, 2011 Link

    I think the question actually is, would you rather Google rush things and face possible bugs? Or would you rather wait for a better polished UI?

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  • Marvin Cleaver Aug 10, 2011 Link

    If they launch on the same day, Apple will sue. Bet on it.

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  • Steven Blum Aug 10, 2011 Link

    ha! that would be epic. hopefully not.

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  • John Fiscell Aug 10, 2011 Link

    I'm so excited about icecreamsandwich because that will eb amazing I think!

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  • Anette West Aug 10, 2011 Link

    This blog title is misleading.

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  • Aaron Android Aug 10, 2011 Link

    that shit will blow the iphone straight out of the water

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  • Alex Irwin Aug 10, 2011 Link

    Wooohooo! The sooner the better, I say.

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  • Niels Christiansen Aug 10, 2011 Link

    Did someone say "innovation"?
    Sue them.

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