Samsung Brings Two Affordable Androids to T-Mobile
Samsung and T-Mobile USA today announced two new budget-friendly Android phones. Both will be available this month for under $100, with contract and after rebate.
- Gravity Smart: Much like the Sidekick, this reboot of the Gravity series switches to Android. Features include slide-out keyboard, 3-megapixel camera, Group Text, and Android 2.2 (Froyo). It will sell for $70 after $50 mail-in rebate and with two-year contract.
- Exhibit 4G: Sports a 1 GHz processor and 21 Mbps HPSPA+ data for hardware speed, plus Android 2.3 (Gingerbread). Other features include 3-megapixel main camera plus front camera. It will sell for $80 after $50 mail-in rebate and with two-year contract.
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