Verizon Wireless is going to be the fourth U.S. carrier who will be offering the Samsung Galaxy S4. Updating its previous press release on the Galaxy S4, Verizon announced today that the handset will now be available for purchase on May 23. Previously, it was scheduled to come out on May 30. Although this is a welcome development, the release date is still a month’s later than the release schedule of other carriers. Still, if you’re a Verizon Wireless customer who’ve been waiting for this to happen. There it is, folks. It’s just a few more days before you can finally get hold of this great Android device. Verizon has been accepting pre-orders for the Galaxy S4, and if you haven’t done so yet, not is the good time to register to secure your slot when the device gets released through Verizon. I’m pretty sure, many like you are awaiting for the said date. The updated press release announcing the release of the Samsung Galaxy S4 is as follows:
UPDATE – Monday, May 13: The Samsung Galaxy S4 will be available for purchase online and in Verizon Wireless Stores starting May 23. The Samsung Galaxy S® 4 is now available for pre-order online for $199.99 after a $50 mail-in rebate with a new two-year customer agreement. The smartphone will be available for purchase online and in Verizon Wireless stores starting May 30. The Galaxy S 4 introduces new photo features like Dual Shot, paired with a 13-megapixel rear-facing camera to take professional looking photographs. Dual Shot allows the use of both the rear and front facing cameras at the same time and lets phone users to include themselves in pictures or videos. The Galaxy S 4 is Global Ready and can travel overseas with anyone, but the software may make it an essential item for the world traveler. S Translator™ operates as a multilingual pocket dictionary native to the phone, translating words and phrases when typed or spoken into the app. Other apps on the Galaxy S 4 include WatchON™, which turns the smartphone into a home entertainment remote and personal TV guide. Air View™ and Air Gesture let users interact with their smartphone without even touching it. Hovering a finger over the screen lets users preview emails and waving a hand over the phone can scroll up and down a webpage. Customers can choose between two color models, Black Mist or White Frost. Additional product information can be found here.
So, what is it going to be, folks? Will you be getting the Black Mist of White Frost Samsung Galaxy S4?