Verizon Wireless and Samsung today announced the Verizon Wireless Gleam by Samsung - a shiny thin clamshell with a new living wallpaper user interface - is now available. Here is more info:
"The Gleam's outside is a glossy metallic bronze and black and houses a sleek silver keypad. The new living wallpaper capability allows Verizon Wireless customers to easily see the phone's status with either a city or country view that changes with the time of day.
The Gleam?s other features include:
* V CAST-capable: o V CAST Music ? download songs over-the-air or transfer your own compatible music collection onto removable microSD? memory cards o V CAST Video ? download or stream video clips from the best names in news, sports, entertainment and more * Get It Now-capable ? download games, Ringtones, wallpapers, location based services and more * Mobile Web 2.0SM-capable ? customizable, enhanced wireless access to the latest in news, sports, weather and more * Instant Messaging using AIM, MSN, Yahoo! * Text, picture and video messaging * Bluetooth wireless technology for certain profiles (including Object Push Profile for vCard, as well as headset, hands-free, serial port and certain dial-up networking profiles, phonebook access, Bluetooth stereo support for music, basic image for sending/printing non-protected images to a compatible device, and basic print profile) * Up to 4 GB of expandable memory with microSD memory card slot * Camcorder * 240 x 320 pixel, 262K TFT color internal display and 96 x 96 pixel, 65K TFT external display * Dimensions: 3.88? x 1.91? x .55?; 3.35 ounces with standard battery * Bilingual user interface: English and Spanish * TTY/TTD-capable * Personal organizer with Calendar, Calculator, Notepad, Currency Converter, Alarm Clock, World Time and Stop Watch
The Gleam will be available for $149.99 after a $50 mail-in rebate with a new two-year customer agreement online at www.verizonwireless.com and in more than 2,300 Verizon Wireless Communications Stores.
For more information about Verizon Wireless products and services, customers can visit a Verizon Wireless Communications Store, call 1-800-2 JOIN IN or visit www.verizonwireless.com "