With a picture here and a rumor there, the Nexus One, aka the “Google phone”, has been slowly unveiled. Today, we can add another piece to the puzzle as a document with the full specifications of this hot, new handset has made its way straight from the halls of Google to the pages of blogs everywhere. Much of these specs have been confirmed by spy shots or hinted at by those lucky few who have had some hands-on time with the handset. Nonetheless, it is nice to see the specs presented in an organized, semi-official-looking manner. Hit the jump to see what the Nexus One has under its hood and some new information on its initial availability.

[via Engadget]

According the the tip sent into Engadget, the Nexus One will feature:

  • Android 2.1
  • 512MB RAM, 512MB ROM
  • 3.7-inch WVGA AMOLED display
  • microSD expansion (4GB microSD included, expandable to 32GB)
  • 5 megapixel camera with mechanical AF and LED flash
  • GSM/EDGE (850/900/1800/1900)
  • HSPA 900 / 1700 / 2100 (T-Mobile 3G bands only, AT&T would be EDGE only)
  • Bluetooth 2.1+EDR with A2DP
  • aGPS/GPS, digital compass, accelerometer
  • Qualcomm QSD8250 1GHz Snapdragon (possibly)

In addition to the specs, the tipster claims that the Nexus One will be available by invitation only when it launches in January. The invitations will be doled out by Google and it is not yet known who will make Google’s short list and why. For those who can’t get their grubby mitts on the first batch of phones, do not give up hope as T-Mobile will reportedly carry the handset sometime after the official launch. The document with the full specifications is below for your reading pleasure.

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