We haven't had a chance to fully test this product yet, but we've assembled this helpful overview of relevant information on it.
The Google Nexus Q media streamer is touted as the first social streaming media player. This device is controllable by any device running Android 2.3 OS (Gingerbread). The Nexus Q is 4.6-inches in length, and weighs in at 2 pounds. It integrates an OMAP 4460 dual-core ARM Cortex A9 CPU with a SGX540 graphics core, 1 GB RAM, and 16 GB of internal flash memory. Device ports include Ethernet, micro AB USB, Micro HDMI, and TOSLink Optical audio. The Nexus Q supports Google Play Music, Google Play Movies and TV, and YouTube applications. Twisting the top half of this device modulates volume.
- 4.6-inch diameter
- OMAP 4460 dual-core ARM Cortex A9 CPU
- SGX540 graphics core
- 1 GB RAM
- 16 GB internal flash memory
- TOSLink Optical audio port
- Application support (Google Play, YouTube)