Samsung Galaxy Legend Slips into Verizon's Prepaid Ranks
Verizon Wireless is now selling the Samsung Galaxy Legend through its prepaid service. The device is also known as the Stellar. The Legend is an entry-level Android smartphone. It has a 4-inch WVGA screen, 3.2-megapixel main camera, 1.3-megapixel user-facing camera, 1.2GHz dual-core processor with 1GB of RAM, and 4GB of built-in storage. The Galaxy Legend includes Bluetooth 4.0 Low Energy, GPS, and Wi-Fi, but does not offer LTE 4G. It is limited to Verizon's EVDO 3G network. It runs Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean and includes Samsung's TouchWiz user interface and associated apps/services. The full retail price of the Legend is $249.99, but Verizon is selling it for $129.99.
Samsung Galaxy S7 Active Built for the Adventurous and the Accident-Prone
Samsung today announced the Galaxy S7 Active, a semi-rugged version of its S7 flagship smartphone. The Active has a sturdier metal frame with rubber-coated corners to help protect it.
Verizon Prepaid Selling Samsung Galaxy J3 for $110
Verizon Wireless today made the Samsung Galaxy J3 available to its prepaid customers. The phone, which has been available from Boost Mobile since earlier this year, features a 5-inch HD screen, 5-megapixel camera, 1.2 GHz quad-core processor, 2,600mAh battery, and 8 GB of storage with support for memory cards up to 128 GB.
Verizon Picks Up Samsung's Galaxy J3
Verizon Wireless has added the Samsung Galaxy J3 to its lineup of inexpensive smartphones. The J3, which has been for sale from Boost Mobile and other carriers since early this year, has a 5-inch 720p screen, 1.2 GHz quad-core processor, 16 GB (postpaid) or 8 GB (prepaid) of storage, 5-megapixel main camera with flash, 2-megapixel front camera, and 2,600mAh battery.
Samsung Reveals the Galaxy J1 for TracFone
Samsung today published details about the Galaxy J1, an entry-level handset headed to TracFone. The J1 features a 4.3-inch screen, 1.2GHz quad-core processor, 5-megapixel main camera with LED flash, and 2-megapixel user-facing camera.
T-Mobile and MetroPCS to Sell Samsung Galaxy On5
T-Mobile today said it and its prepaid brand MetroPCS will kick off sales of the Samsung Galaxy On5 later this month. The On5 is an inexpensive Android smartphone with a 5-inch 720p HD display, 5-megapixel main camera with LED flash, and 2-megapixel front camera.