Samsung 4G LTE Hands-on
Samsung 4G is a Verizon LTE phone, with the new 4.3’Super AMOLED plus screen Android 2.2, 1Ghz processor., support html 5, 1.3MP front facing camera, 8MP camera, 16GB internal memory. Its a very slick & sexy device.
VERIZON WIRELESS AND SAMSUNG MOBILE ANNOUNCE
SAMSUNG’S FIRST 4G LTE-ENABLED HANDSET, THE SAMSUNG 4G
Features Android 2.2 platform, Super AMOLED™ Plus Display, 1GHz
Application Processor and Rear and Front-Facing Cameras
LAS VEGAS and BASKING RIDGE, N.J. – From the 2011 International Consumer
Electronics Show (CES), Verizon Wireless and Samsung Telecommunications America
(Samsung Mobile) today announced that the Samsung 4G LTE Smartphone will be available on
the Verizon Wireless 4G LTE Mobile Broadband network.
Powered by an Android 2.2 operating system, the 4G LTE Smartphone is equipped with
Google Mobile services, including Google Search™, Google Maps™, Gmail™, YouTube™ and
access to more than 100,000 applications on Android Market™. The 4G LTE Smartphone boasts
a brilliant 4.3-inch Super AMOLED™ Plus touch screen display, powerful 1GHz application
processor and HTML 5 Web browser that uses high-speed 4G LTE connectivity for faster
downloads. Designed with a rear-facing 8 megapixel camera with LED flash and front-facing 1.3
megapixel camera, the 4G LTE Smartphone supports video chat capabilities. Messaging is madesimple on the 4G LTE Smartphone with a virtual QWERTY keyboard equipped with Swype™
technology. Additionally, the Samsung 4G LTE Smartphone will come preloaded with popular
“The Samsung 4G LTE Smartphone is an ideal option for those who look to Samsung
Mobile for sleek and innovative devices combined with blazing fast speeds of Android 2.2 on the
nation’s most advanced 4G network,” said Marni Walden, vice president and chief marketing
officer for Verizon Wireless. “This powerful combination enables our customers to connect face
to face with family and friends, while still enjoying premium multimedia and social networking
features backed by the Verizon Wireless 4G LTE Mobile Broadband network.”
The 4G LTE Smartphone has access to Samsung’s Media Hub content service available
on the 4G LTE network, which offers a robust collection of premium movies and TV episodes
from some of the biggest entertainment companies for purchase and rental. Users can stay
connected with Samsung’s Social Hub, built around messaging, contacts and calendar sync,
which allows users to send and receive information, whether it is e-mail, social network updates
or text messages.
The Verizon Wireless 4G LTE Mobile Broadband network, launched in December 2010,
is the fastest, most advanced 4G network in the United States, providing speeds up to 10 times
faster than Verizon Wireless’ 3G network. Verizon Wireless’ 4G LTE Mobile Broadband network
currently reaches one-third of all Americans, with plans to expand the network to the company’s
entire 3G coverage area over the next three years.
The Samsung 4G LTE Smartphone will be on display at CES 2011 in Verizon Wireless’
booth (#35216 in the South Hall of the Las Vegas Convention Center) and in the Samsung booth
(#12006 in the Central Hall of the Las Vegas Convention Center). For more information about
Verizon Wireless’ 4G LTE network, visit www.verizonwireless.com/lte and for more information
2about Verizon Wireless at CES please visit www.verizonwireless.com/ces or follow us on Twitter
at www.twitter.com/verizonwireless. For more information about the Samsung 4G LTE
Smartphone, visit www.samsung.com.
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About Verizon Wireless
Verizon Wireless operates the nation’s fastest and most advanced 4G network and largest and
most reliable 3G network, and serves more than 93 million customers. Headquartered in Basking
Ridge, N.J., with 80,000 employees nationwide, Verizon Wireless is a joint venture of Verizon
Communications (NYSE, NASDAQ: VZ) and Vodafone (LSE, NASDAQ: VOD). For more
information, visit www.verizonwireless.com. To preview and request broadcast-quality video
footage and high-resolution stills of Verizon Wireless operations, log on to the Verizon Wireless
Multimedia Library at www.verizonwireless.com/multimedia.
About Samsung Telecommunications America
Samsung Telecommunications America, LLC, a Dallas-based subsidiary of Samsung Electronics
Co., Ltd., researches, develops and markets wireless handsets and telecommunications products
throughout North America. For more information, please visit www.samsungwireless.com.