Samsung Introduces REX Smart Feature Phone Line
February 15, 2013 6:30 PM
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Samsung didn't mention pricing or availability for the REX line, but the company plans to offer these phones in emerging markets with low price points
Samsung announced a new series of
smart feature phones
called REX, which consists of four available models.
The REX series offers four new phones, including the REX 60, REX 70, REX 80 and REX 90. All four come with an intuitive, touchscreen user interface, a compact design and an optional Dual SIM for those who want to separate their work lives from personal lives.
features a 2.8-inch QVGA TFT LCD display; a 1.3 MP camera; 30MB user memory/microSD slot up to 16GB; USB 2.0 Host/Bluetooth v 3.0 HS/Wi-Fi (802.11 b/g/n) connectivity; H.263+AMR/MPEG4+AMR video, and the EDGE (
offers a 3.0-inch QVGA TFT LCD display; a 2.0 MP camera; 10MB user memory/microSD slot up to 32GB; USB 2.0 Host/Bluetooth v 3.0 HS/Wi-Fi (802/11 b/g/n) connectivity; H.263+AMR/MPEG4+AMR video, and the EDGE (
has a 3.0-inch QVGA TFT LCD display; a 3.2 MP camera; 20MB user memory/microSD slot up to 16GB; USB 2.0 Host/Bluetooth v 3.0 HS/Wi-Fi (b/g/n) connectivity; H.263+AMR/MPEG4+AMR video, and the EDGE (
features a 3.5-inch QVGA TFT LCD display; a 3.2 MP camera; 10MB user memory/microSD slot up to 32GB; USB 2.0 Host/Bluetooth v 3.0 HS/Wi-Fi (802/11 b/g/n) connectivity; H.263+AMR NB/MPEG4+AMR NB/MPEG4+AAC video, and the EDGE (
“As the number one mobile leader and innovator, we are committed to
developing the best possible mobile solutions
to suit all lifestyles and budgets, which is why we are so excited to launch the REX series across a number of the world’s fastest growing markets,” said JK Shin, President and Head of IT & Mobile Communications Division at Samsung Electronics. “REX devices are designed to seamlessly prioritize and consolidate essential mobile functions that matter most to customers across diverse markets. The result is an extraordinary end-to-end mobile experience with the best value for money.”
Samsung didn't mention pricing or availability for the REX line, but the company plans to offer these phones in emerging markets with low price points.
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2/15/2013 10:53:17 PM
Nokia sold nearly a quarter billion asha phones last year so you're right, there is definitely a market for these cheaper smart feature phones. Samsung wants a piece of the pie.
2/15/2013 11:44:15 PM
I sure as hell would never go into business with cheezewiz or cheddar since they obviously don't realize this market Samsung is trying to penetrate is the exact market that Nokia's only income has come from for years.
Just more examples of DT readers that think they know $hit, but don't.
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