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AT&T Announces the Samsung Go Netbook
      #35155 - 11/16/09 03:42 PM

ATT and Samsung today announced the upcoming availability of the Samsung Go, a compact and lightweight netbook with instant access to broadband speeds and the Microsoft Windows 7 Starter Edition operating system. The Samsung Go weighs 2.8 lbs. and comes in midnight blue color. ATT offers two ATT DataConnect plans for netbooks, including a 200MB plan option for a newly reduced price of $35 per month or a 5GB plan for $60 per month. ATT DataConnect plans offer consumer and small business subscribers access to the nation?s fastest 3G network, along with free use of AT&T Wi-Fi service, featuring more than 20,000 hot spots nationwide.

Equipped with a standard 4-cell 4000Ah battery, users can stay connected for up to 4 hours on a single battery charge and the built-in Intel Atom processor delivers the power and performance needed for full Internet capabilities anytime, anywhere. With a host of advanced connectivity tools, including a 3-in-1 memory card reader and 3 x USB 2.0 ports, you can seamlessly move data from a digital camera, camcorder, MP3 player or PDA straight to the Samsung Go?s voluminous 160GB hard disk drive.

Key features and specifications of the Samsung Go include:

- Operating System: Microsoft Windows 7 Starter Edition

- Processor: Intel Atom processor N270

- Webcam: 1.3 MP

- Storage: 1GB of system memory, 160 GB HDD

- Battery: 4-cell (4000 mAh)

- I/O Ports: 3 USB 2.0 ports, external VGA port, headphone/speaker/line-out port, microphone-in jack

- Communication:
-- WWAN: Option GTM382W module (based on Qualcomm MSN 7225)
-- HSPA (7.2/5.1 Mbps): 850/1900/2100 MHz
-- GSM/GPRS/EDGE: 850/900/1800/1900 MHz
-- SIM lock (device locked to AT&T network)
-- WLAN:
-- 802.11 b/g WiFi
-- Other:
-- Ethernet (10/100 Mbps)

- Display: 10.1? 1024 x 600 pixel resolution

- Dimensions: 10.3? x 7.3? x 1.1?

Pricing & Availability
The Samsung Go is available beginning Nov. 22 through AT&T retail locations or online at for $199 after a mail-in rebate and with the purchase of a 2-year AT&T DataConnect service agreement, with pricing starting at $35 per month.

For more information on AT&T netbook offerings, visit


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