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Google to reveal major advances to Project Ara in January

Project Ara, the modular smartphone, has been an exciting development and according to Google, we...


Project Ara, the modular smartphone, has been an exciting development and according to Google, we can expect to see some major changes and advancements in January. We already know that the base model/skeleton will be fairly cheap, with Google reportedly aiming for a $50 price tag. We also know that developers are already working on swappable modules for the device.

Google to reveal major advances to Project Ara in January

The modular smartphone concept originated as Phonebloks and was later picked up by Google. Phonebloks designer, Dave Hakkens, is on-board with Project Ara so it’s not like Google stole the idea and ran off.

Google’s recent advancements to Project Ara come in the form of the tools it provides to make swappable components. Google’s Advances Technology and Projects group published a blog post stating “we have been hard at work maturing and improving the Ara platform”.

Google to reveal major advances to Project Ara in January

The latest Project Ara prototype will be shown off and demoed at conferences. The whole idea behind the phone is to make it easily self-upgradeable, users will be able to just clip on new modules and replace them when they wish, adding new features and hardware.

Google to reveal major advances to Project Ara in January

The new Project Ara reveal will take place on the 14th of January, Google’s aim is to get developers on board and get the first Project Ara devices on the market next year with components readily available.

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