Google modular phone has become a reality now.
Google started testing Modular Phone in Peurto Rico.
Pilot Project name : Ara Modular Smartphone.
Approx. Modules : 20
Partners : Claro and Open Mobile , Cell Network Operators
Test place : Peurto Rico
Expected Sales : Q4 2015
What is modular Smartphone : Customizable Smartphone with Interchangeable modules
What all features are included : Processor, Large touch screen, Camera, USB Charger, Bluetooth, wi-fi, Battery. Modules will be held together by a magnet and whenever required can be swiped and interchanged and selected like battery or camera or speaker.
In other words, the way laptops and computer parts can be selected and assembled , we can do with this phone. But , the key question is, Is it viable for a standard consumer or it will just for tech savy users. Now its a real tidious task, to test the mobile with every component and every module in all possible combinations which could n*n-1*…..
Seeing the Vision and strength of Google, This phone seems to be a reality in near future.
Finally, Google Modular phone is no more a dream.