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Solana Introduces Saga: The Smartphone Optimized for Crypto on Mobile

Solana Introduces Saga: The Smartphone Optimized for Crypto on Mobile

Solana Labs, the company behind Ethereum's competitor Solana, has announced the release of a new flagship phone called Saga, optimized to bring cryptocurrencies to the mobile era.

The device is designed to improve the Web 3.0 experience by allowing people to store and manage their digital assets. This feature addresses the self-custody piece, which is crucial in the world of crypto, as it ensures that users have full control of their private keys.

The Saga smartphone is built on an Android-based Web 3.0-enabled platform and is the first device where crypto is treated as a first-class citizen in mobile.

In addition to its crypto capabilities, the phone comes with 512 GB of storage, two back camera lenses, a 6.67-inch OLED display, and a fingerprint scanner. This means that the user experience of Web 3.0 is vastly improved with Saga.

Anatoly Yakovenko, the co-founder of Solana Labs, shared his enthusiasm for the latest product at the Saga Launch Event in San Francisco.

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He revealed that they had developed a specialized mobile software stack and flagship phone, optimized to provide a seamless crypto experience on mobile devices.

The Saga smartphone is set to start shipping within the month, with those who pre-ordered receiving the first devices on April 20th. The public sale of the phone is scheduled to debut on May 8th.

The device costs $1000, and Yakovenko assures potential buyers that it is highly secure due to the hardware that allows some software to be run separately from the operating system.

Alexander Stefanov

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