Overland Park, Kan.- The $99 Samsung Conquer 4G, Sprint's 25
4G device, will be the carrier's first 4G smartphone to launch at less than $100 when it arrives in stores late this month.
Despite the low price, the phone sports Android 2.3 Gingerbread OS, 1GHz Qualcomm processor, dual cameras and Sprint ID., which lets users download packages of apps, widgets, shortcuts, ringtones and wallpapers.
The device will be available Aug. 21 through Sprint's direct and indirect channels.
Other features include a 3.5-inch 320 by 480 touchscreen, 3.2-megapixel rear-facing camera with flash and zoom, 1.3-megapixel front-facing camera for video chats, Wi-Fi 802.11b/g/n, included 2GB MicroSD card, stereo Bluetooth, and 3G/4G Mobile Hotspot capability, supporting up to five Wi-Fi-enabled devices. The device also comes preloaded with Photobucket, Facebook, MySpace and YouTube.
The 4.1-ounce phone delivers up to six hours of talktime through its 1500mAh lithium-ion battery. The phone is 4.57 inches by 2.38 inches by 0.46 inches.