April 22, 2011

USA: Verizon Wireless officially gives the Droid Charge its price tag and launch date

The Verizon bound Samsung Droid Charge finally has its tag price and launch date. Verizon, themselves announced that the Droid Charge, a 4G LTE capable device, will cost $299 with a 2-year contract with the US' largest network carrier. Also, Verizon is scheduled to launch the device on April 28th. Note that the price of this device is a bit higher than that of the HTC Thunderbolt 4G and I do not know why.

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Samsung and Verizon will be giving you the chance to win one. For those who does not know about the phone yet, the specs are listed below.

Samsung Droid Charge specs:

  • Android 2.2 Froyo
  • 1GHz single-core processor
  • 4.3" (480 x 800) Super AMOLED touch screen display
  • 8MP rear facing camera
    • LED flash
    • AutoFocus
    • Geotagging
    • Face and smile detection
  • 1.3MP front facing camera
  • WiFi 802.11 b/g/n
    • WiFi hotspot capable
  • Bluetooth with A2DP
  • GPS with A-GPS
  • Digital Compass
  • Accelerometer
  • Interface
    • 3.5mm headset jack
    • microUSB v2.0
  • Network (CDMA)
    • 2G
    • 3G
    • 4G LTE
Verizon Wireless also uploaded a video teaser of the Droid Charge on their YouTube channel. Watch it and get to know what is happening in the US when the Droid Charge drops.

Source: Press Release
Via: Unwired View


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