Mobile phone carrier Sprint is getting ready for the launch of a new Android-based smartphone from Samsung on its airwaves, the feature-packed Galaxy Victory 4G LTE.
The new device is slated to hit shelves on Sunday, September 16th, featuring a price tag of $99.99 with the signing of a two-year contract agreement and after a $50 mail-in rebate via reward card.
According to Sprint, the new device
should prove a great option for all users interested in getting in the Android bandwagon and looking for an affordable smartphone to get to know the platform better.
On top of that, users will also have the possibility to enjoy fast data transfer speeds on the wireless carrier’s 4G LTE network.
The new Samsung Galaxy Victory 4G LTE comes to the market with a 1.2GHz dual-core application processor packed inside, as well as with a 4-inch touchscreen display.
Powered by Google’s Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich operating system, the new device will provide users with true multitasking capabilities, rich web browsing and the possibility to enjoy fast switching between applications.
The smartphone also comes with a 5-megapixel photo snapper on the back, with LED flash and video recording capabilities, as well as with a 1.3MP camera on the front, great for making video calls.
It also offers support for Google Wallet, which takes advantage of Near Field Communication (NFC) technology, as well as S Beam, AllShare Play and AllShare Group Cast.
“Price is often a barrier for customers who are ready to transition from a feature phone to a smartphone; Samsung Galaxy Victory brings Sprint 4G LTE to the mass market with the high-end features and capabilities of a premium Android smartphone
,” said David Owens, vice president – Product Development, Sprint.
“Priced under $100 and paired with Truly Unlimited data from Sprint, our customers will appreciate the functionality of this device without worrying about costly monthly rate plans or surprises on their wireless bill.”