Earlier this month, the Finnish startup Vsenn announced its own modular smartphone like Google’s Project Ara. Information on the smartphone while very little (she stated basically in General), but have already started to appear the first specific data. Vsenn to announce the start of the program of cooperation with the developers of the firmware, and were the first creators of the ROM Paranoid Android. Under the agreement, users will be able to install the firmware without the risk of losing the warranty on the gadget. According to representatives of the company, all firmware, with creators which will sign the agreement, will support the functions of the original Vsenn.
Paranoid Android is one of the most famous custom firmware based on Google’s mobile OS. It allows full control of the user interface, and its notable feature is the support for the regime tablet computer on smartphones. More can be found on the official website.
By itself, the smartphone will have three replaceable module: RAM/processor, camera and battery. In addition, there will be plugins that will allow you to change the appearance of the smartphone. Out of the box gadget will be offered with the original Android with guaranteed updates for 4 years, also promise a three-layer encryption, free web VPN, and secure cloud services.
The prototype Vsenn still wasn’t presented. And look at the current state of development of a Google Project Ara on videos from the event portal Engdget under the cut.