Affordable 4G smartphone
August 05, 2011
The launch of Samsung Conquer™ 4G1, Sprint’s 25th 4G-capable device, marks Sprint’s first 4G smartphone to launch at less than $100, enabling Sprint customers to experience industry-leading features without breaking the bank. Samsung Conquer 4G is built on Android™ 2.3 Gingerbread, powered by a 1GHz processor and offers Sprint ID and the blazing-fast Sprint 4G speeds on America’s Favorite 4G Network2. It features an enhanced 3.5-inch touchscreen, 3.2-megapixel rear-facing camera with flash and zoom, and 1.3-megapixel front-facing camera, enabling video chat while on-the-go. Sprint ID delivers a variety of apps, widgets, shortcuts, ringtones and wallpapers designed to meet users’ specific mobile needs and interests in just a few simple clicks. Sprint ID packs are free to download with an Everything Data plan and users can download five at once – including E! (keep up with your favorite celebrities), Green (tips to live a greener lifestyle), MTV Music ID (mobile music experience), and Socially Connected (keep connected with friends on-the-go).
· Dual-mode 3G/4G device – dependable 3G nationwide coverage and turbo-charged Sprint 4G speeds where available
· Dual cameras, 3.2-megapixel rear-facing camera and 1.3-megapixel front-facing camera enabling video chat
· 3G/4G Mobile Hotspot capable, supporting up to five Wi-Fi enabled devices on the Sprint 3G or 4G networks
· Android™ 2.3
· Sprint ID customizable user interface
· Google™ mobile services, including Google Search™, Google Maps™, Google Talk™, Gmail™, YouTube™ , and syncs with Google Calendar™, as well as access to Google Goggles™ to search with pictures instead of words
· Upload, share and store pictures with Photobucket, Facebook®, MySpace® upload videos to YouTube
· Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n and GPS capable
· MicroSD card slot that supports up to a 32GB memory card (2GB card included)
· Stereo Bluetooth wireless technology
· Access to more than 250,000 apps through Android Market™
· Dimensions: 4.57 inches x 2.38 inches x 0.46 inches (LxWxT)
· Weight: 4.1 ounces
· Display: 3.5-inch TFT (320x480) touchscreen
· Battery: 1500 mAh Lithium-ion battery for up to six hours of talk time3.
· Processor: MSM8655 Snapdragon and Samsung/CMC732S
1 4G used in connection with the Samsung Conquer 4G product name refers to the fact that the Conquer 4G is capable of operating on the Sprint 4G (Wimax) network.
2Based on number of Sprint 4G subscribers vs. those on other wireless 4G (WiMAX and LTE) networks in the United States.
3 Battery power consumption depends on factors such as network configuration, signal strength, operating temperature, features selected, vibrate mode, backlight settings, browser use, frequency of calls and voice, data and other application usage patterns.