Printed from http://www.electronista.com

Samsung Gem tips up on US site with no carrier

updated 12:50 pm EST, Fri January 21, 2011

Samsung Gem specs revealed by product page

The Samsung Gem handset leaked last fall has now shown up on Samsung's website. Though it's not tied to any carrier, another, even earlier leak had it on Verizon's roadmap. The official product page does finalize the handset's specs, however.

The SCH-i100 Gem will run on Android 2.1 and sport a 3.2-inch, WQVGA (400x240) touchscreen display that's scratch- and smudge-resistant. The entry-level handset will support the 850/1900MHz CDMA frequencies used by Verizon. There is also GPS, Wi-Fi and Bluetooth onboard. An 800MHz CPU powers the device, while storage is handled by a microSDHC card up to 16GB in size. A 3.2-megapixel camera, speakerphone and Swype software round out the main specs.

Pricing will be competitive, Samsung said, though neither the cost nor a release date has been revealed. [via PhoneScoop]







By Electronista Staff
Post tools:

TAGS :

toggle

Comments

Login Here

Not a member of the MacNN forums? Register now for free.

toggle

Network Headlines

toggle

Most Popular

Sponsor

Recent Reviews

D-Link Wi-Fi Smart Plug

Home automation fans have been getting their fair share of gadgets and accessories in the last few years. Starting with light bulbs an ...

Razer Kraken Pro headset

Gaming headphones are a challenge to get right, for a long list of reasons that are unique to the consumer buying them. Some shoppers ...

Patriot Aero Wireless Mobile Drive

Regardless of how large a tablet you buy, you always want more space. There's always one more movie or another album you'd cram on, if ...

Sponsor

toggle

Most Commented

 
toggle

Popular News