Dallas - Samsung unveiled a low-cost Android phone 4G HSPA+ phone that will be the first 4G prepaid smartphone offered by Walmart.
Operating exclusively on the T-Mobile network, the Samsung Exhibit II 4G will be available at most Walmart stores starting Oct. 27 with no annual contract at $199, Samsung said. With two-year postpaid contract, the phone will become available Nov. 2 for $29 through T-Mobile stores and through retailers. The phone will also become available through those channels with prepaid plans.
Features include Android 2.3 Gingerbread OS, 3.7-inch WVGA TFT touchscreen, 1GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon processor, Samsung Media Hub to download movies and TV shows, 3-megapixel rear-facing camera with flash and video capture, front-facing camera for video chats over Wi-Fi and 4G, and ability to sync with Microsoft Exchange and Google calendar and contacts.