U.S. Cellular announced today it's launching the 4G LTE Samsung ATIV Odyssey online later today and in stores on Thursday. This is the first Windows Phone 8 smartphone for U.S. Cellular, and it comes with a 1.5 GHz dual-core processor, 4-inch Super AMOLED screen and a 5 megapixel camera. It is $49.99 after a $50 mail-in rebate.
Check out our video review of the Samsung ATIV Odyssey at:
Here's more info from today's release:
The Samsung ATIV Odyssey is the latest device to join U.S. Cellular's 4G LTE line-up that now consists of 15 devices, including the Samsung Galaxy S4 and several additional smartphones and connected devices.
The Windows Phone 8 operating system uses live tiles so you can personalize your Start screen, allowing easy access to the most important content in real-time, whether it is photos of your family, Office documents or your favorite app. The interface is similar to the Windows 8 experience on computers and tablets, so accessing your information is seamless across devices. With a 1.5 GHz dual-core processor and a 4-inch Super AMOLED touchscreen, the Samsung ATIV Odyssey displays vivid photos while movies and games play sharp and fast.
Highlighted Device Features:
-Xbox Live Integration -5 megapixel rear-facing camera; 1.2 megapixel front-facing camera -8GB internal storage, can be upgraded with up to a 64GB microSD card -NFC capable