Kodak launches its first Android smartphone, the photo-centric IM5

Get the Full StoryLAS VEGAS Kodak is primarily known for its film and paper for traditional cameras, but now it wants a piece of the Android smartphone market.At CES, the company unveiled the IM5, a mid-range phone with user-friendly tweaks to Android geared toward faster picture-taking and image editing.The smartphone has a five-inch 720p screen, octa-core 1.7 GHz processor the exact model was not mentioned , 1GB of RAM, and 8GB of internal storage with a microSD slot for expansion. Of course Kodak wants you to pay attention to the camera - it features a 13 MP rear camera and 5 MP on the front. The camera and internal specs aren t anything spectacular, so Kodak is hoping to win buyers over with its Android tweaks, which include image management software and a curated, separate app store although it does also include Google Play .To read this article in full or to leave a comment, please click here