Apart from announcing the Vibrant for T-Mobile and the Fascinate for Verizon, Samsung today has also unveiled the Samsung Epic 4G for Sprint – which is actually that Galaxy S Pro seen not long ago.
The Samsung Epic 4G will be North America’s first 4G (WiMax) handset with a full QWERTY keyboard and a Super AMOLED display.
Like the HTC EVO 4G, the Samsung Epic is a high-end Android 2.1 smartphone, and it will surely be among Sprint’s best-selling devices this year.
The Epic 4G features:
- 4 inch WVGA Super AMOLED screen
- Wi-Fi b/g/n, DLNA
- “Simultaneous voice and data capability in 4G and Wi-Fi coverage areas”
- 3G/ 4G Mobile Hotspot capability (supports up to 5 Wi-Fi enabled devices)
- GPS, digital compass
- Six-axis motion sensor
- Light and proximity sensors
- Visual Voicemail
- Qik video app
- Samsung Social Hub
- Exchange ActiveSync
- Full support for Google Mobile Services
- 3.5mm headset jack
- 5MP autofocus camera with Power LED flash and HD (720p) video recording
- VGA front-facing camera for video calling
- 16GB MicroSD card preinstalled
- 1GB ROM, 512MB RAM
- 1GHz processor
- 1500 mAh battery
Sprint and Samsung say that details regarding the price and availability of the Epic 4G will be announced in the coming months. Interested customers can pre-register here for more info.
Via Press release
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