Foxconn will manufacture at least 5 different teams Firefox OS
Definitely, hon hai Precision Industry – Foxconn for friends – is yet to twists waiting to help improve their income during 2013. His last move was to make a deal with Mozilla, which is embodied in the manufacture of – at least – 5 products based on Firefox OS.
Without going into details, said they could find including smartphones, tablets, televisions, electronic whiteboards and outdoor display.
“The market leading operating systems are not doing well enough. The solution delivered by Mozilla complement that of which lack other operating systems, like Android in native mode. There is a solution based on open web technologies HTML5, “said general manager business group digital innovation systems Foxconn, Youn Liu.
Strong words considering that many of those who provide solutions based on these operating systems are criticized Chinese factory customers … Among them Apple and Android manufacturers comprehensive battery.
The company is creating a new development and manufacturing campus that will employ about 1,000 people, which will be responsible for working with Hardware and software level. The latter has been one of the most important points that the company is planning to exploit future program development for tablets, smartphones and even smart watches.
No date for the launch of these teams, nor clarity regarding their capabilities. Although, if Firefox OS, should aim for a lower midrange segment o – straight – input models with interesting capabilities.Equipos, Firefox, Firefox OS, Foxconn, Foxconn Hon Hai, Foxconn Mozilla, Hardware, hon hai, Mozilla Foundation