The first ever phone working on the Tizen operating system has surfaced online and this latest device has been codenamed Samsung Redwood. This mobile phone has got the model number GT-I8805 and shall be packed with good features and an interesting functionality due to the new OS.
Samsung Redwood will be running on the Tizen 2.1 operating system version and will be packed in with the feature like S-Voice which is present in other Samsung phones which work on the Android operating system. Another mobile phone from Samsung which will also be packed with the Tizen OS is known as Samsung Melius and this device too is in the pipeline. Melius has got model number GT-I8800 and according to the reports, this phone will lie in the mid budget segment of Samsung phones.
Samsung Redwood, as opposed to Melius will be a high end phone but the core features haven’t been revealed by the company yet. The Tizen 2.1 OS version is known as Magnolia. Tizen OS is an open source project for various Smartphones which are based on the Linux functionality. Apart from this, a separate app store has also been announced for this particular operating system and will be packed in with many good and interesting applications.