Foxconn And Mozilla Firefox OS Devices Will Present On June 3: The Taiwanese manufacturer Foxconn is partnering with Mozilla to make a mobile device that works with Firefox OS operating system of the American founding.
Thus, Foxconn seeks to diversify its customer base outside of Apple.
Mozilla spokesman in Taipei did not disclose more details about the device that companies plan to disclose the June 3 but Focus Taiwan citing an industry source reported that it is likely to be a Tablet.
Both Foxconn and Mozilla have refused to comment on the matter.
Foxconn, manufacturer of electronic products whose income comes mostly from when equipment and other work for the Apple company, saw its net profit eased in the last quarter thanks to the acceleration of sales of iPhones and iPads .
Most mobile devices running the systems manufactures Foxconn Android from Google and iOS from Apple.
Foxconn has said that Firefox add to its product line for customers.
Mozilla, the foundation that evolved from Netscape, said at the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona last February I was working with manufacturers Alcatel, LG Electronics and ZTE to build the first Firefox OS devices as well as with Huawei Technologies along this year, all powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon mobile processors .
American Foundation has launched its smartphones Keon and Peak with Firefox OS developed by the Spanish company GeeksPhone.
Firefox OS is a new open source operating system.
Based on HTML 5, Firefox OS is called to be an alternative to the current market dominator iOS and Android.
Specifically, the new OS from Mozilla can be especially interesting for installation in midrange devices focused on developing countries.