Samsung Craft (r900) LTE phone for MetroPCS pictured

MetroPCS announced the Samsung SCH-r900 (its first 4G/LTE handset) back in May, but it’s only now that we have the chance to actually see the device.

The r900 will be launched as Samsung Craft, featuring a touchscreen display (probably WQVGA), TouchWiz UI, sliding 4-row QWERTY keyboard, and a 3.2MP autofocus camera with flash.

The phone will also use a SIM card – required for access to MetroPCS’ LTE network. Check out the photos below.

Samsung Craft r900 will likely be out before the end of this year – so it won’t be just MetroPCS’ first LTE phone, but also the first in North America (because Verizon’s first LTE phone won’t be launched until 2011). The Craft should cost $299.99 free of contract.

Via Howard Forums, PhoneNews

Author: Florin

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