Today, Sprint announced the Samsung Conquer 4G which will be launched later this month, on August 21. It is a budget Android smartphone which will be priced at $99.99. It comes with Android 2.3 Gingerbread, and sports a 3.5 inch capacitive touchscreen display. It will offer both 3G and 4G connectivity on Sprint’s network.
It is powered by a 1 GHz processor, and comes with and comes with 2 cameras – a 3.2 MP primary camera and a 1.3 MP secondary camera for video chat. The amount of RAM hasn’t been specified, but it will likely have 512 MB RAM.
It’s Sprint’s first 4G Android device priced below $100. It will cost $99.99 with a 2 year contract after a $50 mail in rebate. It’s a great device for anyone who wants to experience Android on a budget.
The price of Samsung Conquer 4G makes Sprint’s 4G speeds accessible to more customers than ever,said Fared Adib, vice president-Product Development, Sprint. We are proud to deliver this dynamic device at a great value without sacrificing must-have technology. Our customers can really do more for less when this ultra-affordable 4G device is paired with the great value of our unlimited data calling plans.
Check out the official press release by Sprint – Sprint Makes it More Affordable to Experience 4G with the Aug. 21 Availability of Samsung Conquer 4G