Samsung Strive, Sunburst Hit AT&T

Samsung announced the availability of the Samsung Sunburst and the Samsung Strive

March 15, 2010

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DALLAS -- Samsung Telecommunications America (Samsung Mobile)1 , the No. 1 mobile phone provider in the U.S.2, today announced the availability of the Samsung Sunburst™, a full touch screen phone with a range of customizable widgets and the Samsung Strive™, a stylish vertical slider with a full QWERTY keyboard. Both devices will be available beginning March 21 at AT&T stores nationwide.

Samsung Sunburst

The Sunburst is a 3.0” full touchscreen device that keeps users connected with style. With a sleek, futuristic black and chrome design, the Sunburst’s resistive touchscreen uses widgets to provides users with one-touch access to their favorite features, applications and social networking sites such as Facebook and MySpace. Advanced messaging features such as text and instant messaging and Mobile E-mail give users the ability to stay constantly connected.

Additional key features of the Sunburst include:

  • Virtual full keyboard for easy typing

  • Full browser experience with Single Zoom

  • Smart Unlock for easy access to applications

  • 2.0 Megapixel Camera/ Camcorder

  • SMS and MMS Messaging

  • Mobile E-mail

  • AT&T SocialNet

  • AT&T Mobile Music

  • AT&T Navigator

  • Bluetooth v2.0+ EDR

  • Dimensions: 2.08" x 4.33" x .51"

  • Weight: 3.08 ounces

Samsung Strive

The Samsung Strive is a vertical slider, following the lines of the Samsung Propel™ family of messaging devices, available in two color options – black/silver and purple/charcoal. With a full, slide-out QWERTY keyboard, users have access to group messaging with conversations, which allows users to send threaded text messages with video, pictures and view multiple conversations at a time.

The Strive is the first device from AT&T to offer three new mobile services the company announced today: a new group messaging service, AT&T Mobile Share and AT&T Address Book. The services offer functionality typically found in smartphones to a wider range of powerful yet affordable devices designed for the mass-market.

Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd. (Korea: SEC)

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