Samsung Mobile today announced the availability of the Samsung Acclaim (SCH-r880), amsung's first Android-powered mobile phone for U.S. Cellular customers. The Acclaim is equipped with a 3.2-inch touch screen, full slide-out QWERTY keyboard and innovative 2.1 Android platform with Google mobile services. More info:
The Android 2.1 Operating System provides access to built-in Google mobile services, including Google Search, Google Maps, Gmail and Google Talk. Additionally, the Acclaim also gives users access to thousands of applications available in the Android Market, including Google Goggles and Google Maps with navigation.
The Acclaim?s slide-out QWERTY keyboard makes it easy for users to quickly send text and picture messages to their friends or post messages to their favorite social networking sites, including Facebook, MySpace and Twitter. The Acclaim will be pre-loaded for U.S. Cellular customers with applications such as My Contacts Backup, City ID, Tone Room Deluxe and Your Navigator Deluxe, U.S. Cellular?s free voice-prompted turn-by-turn navigation system.
The Samsung Acclaim?s brilliant, 3.2 inch touch screen display incorporates specially designed widgets that allow users to customize and personalize their phone, with instant access to their favorite functions. The 3.0 megapixel camera and camcorder on the Samsung Acclaim feature an LED Flash and Auto Focus and comes standard with a 4 GB microSD card included (supports up to 32GB of external memory) to instantly capture and store all your favorite moments.
Key features of the Samsung Acclaim include:
? 3.2 inch Touchscreen Display ? 3.0 Megapixel Camera/Camcorder with LED flash ? Android 2.1 (Eclair) Operating System ? One-Touch Access to Android Market ? Google Mobile Services (Google Search, Google Maps, Google Talk and Gmail) ? Memory Card Support: microSD Card (4GB included, supports up to 32GB) ? Support for Corporate and Personal Email ? Text, Picture and Video Messaging ? Wi-Fi (Wireless Fidelity), Bluetooth and VPN (Virtual Private Network) Compatible ? Standard Rechargeable Lithium Ion battery ? Dimensions: 4.49? X 2.32? X .60? ? Weight: 4.59 Ounces
The Samsung Acclaim will be available July 9 for $99.95 after mail-in rebate at U.S. Cellular retail locations or at www.uscellular.com