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Samsung Galaxy S II Coming to Sprint as Epic Touch 4G

by On August 31, 2011

In case you’ve missed last night’s frenzy over Samsung’s announcement of the Samsung Galaxy S II’s availability in the U.S. Market, well yes – the Samsung Galaxy S II will be coming over to America starting on September 16. And the mobile carrier which will get the first dibs on this smartphone is Sprint. Sprint is releasing the Samsung Galaxy S II as the Samsung Epic 4G on September 16. The Samsung Epic 4G will available from Sprint for $199.99 with the corresponding service contract agreement. Unlike the version that will be released for AT&T as well as the ealier versions released in Europe and Asia, the Samsung Epic 4G will sport a 4.5-inch Super AMOLED Plus touchscreen display. It will also be loaded with a 1.2GHz dual-core processors. Additionally, the Samsung Epic 4G will sport a sleek, ultra-thin design, very much the earlier versions of the Samsung Galaxy S II. Complete specs and features of Sprint’s Samsung Epic 4G are as follow:

  • Samsung Exynos 1.2GHz dual-core processor
  • Dual cameras: 8MP, rear-facing camera/camcorder with auto-focus and flash that shoots video in 1080p HD high profile and 2MP, front-facing camera ideal for self-portraits or video chat
  • 3G/4G Mobile Hotspot capable, supporting up to eight Wi-Fi enabled devices on the Sprint 3G or 4G network
  • Voice Talk by Vlingo allows users to give their Epic 4G Touch voice commands, including voice dial, text message, navigation, music, Web browsing and search
  • Task Manager enables users to view and close the applications they have active and any items that may have been downloaded and to check on memory usage via the Task Manager widget
  • Screen grab feature allows users to easily take a screen capture of the phone screen by pressing the power button and the home key simultaneously
  • Samsung’s TouchWiz user interface provides superior multitasking and customization for an enhanced visual and intuitive smartphone experience
  • Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n/a capable
  • Visual Voicemail
  • Enterprise functionality provides support for exchange device management policies, offers increased security of data and services and enables mobile conferencing while on the go
  • microSD card slot that supports up to a 32GB memory card
  • Stereo Bluetooth Wireless Technology 3.0
Sprint is now accepting pre-orders of the Samsung Epic 4G. If you’re getting this smartphone from Sprint, you may wish to pre-register here.
via Sprint

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