backtop


Print 48 comment(s) - last by CptTripps.. on Jul 30 at 3:37 PM

AT&T set to expand its Android lineup

It looks as though AT&T is slowly starting to come around with Android-based smartphones. Earlier this week, we told you about the budget-friendly HTC Aria that is coming to AT&T with a price tag of $129 with a two-year contract.

Today, AT&T is announcing another smartphone based on Android 2.1: the Samsung Captivate. The Captivate features a generous 4" Super AMOLED WVGA touch screen, 1GHz Samsung Hummingbird processor, 16GB of internal memory, 5MP camera, 720p video capture, 802.11n, Bluetooth 3.0, and HSPA 7.2Mbps connectivity.

”Add up Captivate’s amazing screen, huge amounts of onboard storage, a super-fast processor, all fueled by the nation’s fastest 3G network and a nationwide  Wi-Fi network and you get a smartphone we know our customers will crave,” said Jeff Bradley, AT&T Mobility Senior VP of Devices.

“The Captivate represents a new breed of smartphone that will truly change and enrich the way consumers interact with their device on an everyday basis.” 

AT&T won't give any firm availability or pricing information on the Captivate other than to say that it will be released within the "coming months at AT&T retail locations."

Updated 7/8/2010

Boy Genius Report states that the Captivate is coming to AT&T July 18 with a price tag of $199 for a two-year contract.



Comments     Threshold


This article is over a month old, voting and posting comments is disabled

RE: Samsung phones suck
By VitalyTheUnknown on 7/8/2010 3:19:38 PM , Rating: 2
We have a Samsung phone in our family and its great, touch screen, never drops calls and works great as a phone.

I wouldn't spend $200 on one, but they are good little phones


RE: Samsung phones suck
By mushi799 on 7/8/2010 4:22:31 PM , Rating: 2
We have a Samsung phone in our family and its great, touch screen, never drops calls and works great as a phone.

I wouldn't spend $200 on one, but they are good little phones


"If they're going to pirate somebody, we want it to be us rather than somebody else." -- Microsoft Business Group President Jeff Raikes

Related Articles













botimage
Copyright 2014 DailyTech LLC. - RSS Feed | Advertise | About Us | Ethics | FAQ | Terms, Conditions & Privacy Information | Kristopher Kubicki