November 16, 2011 12:16pm
The Galaxy Nexus news continues to unfold this week. Both Bell and Virgin will be releasing this “early December”, then TELUS and Rogers will kick things off in January 2012. If you wan to secure your order you can “register for updates” via Bell and Virgin, or plop down $50 at your local Future Shop. We just received this press release stating the Big Box retailer will start accepting pre-orders on Monday. No word on the price points yet. (We’ll have our full review up soon – just abiding by all Google/Samsung policies)
“Future Shop announces pre-orders for Galaxy Nexus by Samsung
(Burnaby, BC) November 16, 2011 – On Monday, November 21, 2011, enthusiasts awaiting the landing of the Galaxy Nexus from Google can take one step closer to scooping up the device, when Future Shop, Canada’s largest retailer and etailer of consumer electronics, offers the device for pre-order at all 150 stores across the country.
Available in early December, the Galaxy Nexus smartphone is dubbed one of the hottest devices of the season packed with the cool, new Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich operating system, impressive 4.65” HD Super AMOLED screen, facial recognition, and much more. The Galaxy Nexus is available at launch through all Future Shop stores on the Bell and Virgin networks. Customers can expect a variety of the latest accessories for the device to be available in-store and online at www.futureshop.ca. Pricing is to be announced.”