Samsung Intensity III for Verizon Includes 'Fake Call'
Verizon Wireless today announced the Samsung Intensity III, a sideways slider that runs a feature phone operating system and offers a full QWERTY keyboard for messaging. The Intensity III includes a 2-megapixel camera, 2.4-inch QVGA (240 x 320) TFT screen, voice commands, VZ Navigator, microSd support, and a batch of messaging services, such as social networking. It also features a "fake call" feature to help the owner escape awkward social situations, and meets mil-spec 810F for shock, vibration, radiation, water, sand, and dust ingress, and salt fog. The Samsung Intensity III is available online starting today for $79.99 after a $50 mail-in rebate with a new two-year service contract. It will be in Verizon Wireless stores in the coming weeks.
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Comcast Details Mobile Phone Service as Xfinity Mobile
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Verizon Now Selling the Samsung Convoy 4
Verizon Wireless recently added the Samsung Convoy 4 to its roster of simple flip phones. The Convoy 4 makes improvements over the previous generation device by adding GSM roaming capabilities and resistance to water.
It also features a "fake call" feature to help the owner escape awkward social situations
but NOT WATERPROOF
Or you could just fake a text