It’s official, Google confirmed the Nexus One at an invite-only press conference on its Mountain View campus today. The Nexus One joins the ranks of HTC’s Android-powered smartphones, bringing the total count to seven. Most of the rumored specs of the Nexus One were confirmed and include:

  • 3.7-inch AMOLED display
  • Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 1GHz processor
  • a multi-color notification LED under the trackball
  • light and proximity sensors
  • compass, GPS, accelerometer
  • 5-megapixel camera with LED flash
  • support for MPEG4 videos with one click upload to YouTube
  • A2DP Stereo Bluetooth support
  • 3.5mm headphone jack
  • active noise cancellation via two microphones – one on the bottom and one on the back
  • Android 2.1

The Nexus One will launch in the US and will be sold through Google’s online web store for $529 and from T-Mobile at a subsidized $179 price starting today. The Nexus One will also debut on Verizon Wireless and Vodafone in Spring 2010! The Nexus One is currently being tested in the UK, Singapore, and Hong Kong with other markets to be added soon.

[via Google]