Boost Mobile a third party network operator in United States announced the introduction of Samsung Galaxy phone dubbed as Galaxy Rush, Samsung Array an slide out QWERTY phone and Galaxy S II 4G. These launches means unveil of new cost effective data, calls and messages plans on the Boost Mobiles network. This announcement comes after MetroPCS has announced the blockbuster Samsung Galaxy S III on their network with no contract 4G LTE plans available later this year. Let’s go through the details of these smart phone released by Boost Mobile and Samsung Mobiles.
Samsung Galaxy Rush
Galaxy Rush by Samsung is an affordable Android smart phone which is with 3.5 inches touchscreen display with HVGA 800 x 480 pixels resolution. This smart phone includes the basic functions of an Android smart phone but you will be overwhelmed to learn that its powered with Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich operating system which is the latest in Google open source OS, though after Android Jelly Bean. For photo capturing, it includes 3 mega pixel camera, just good enough to capture your family snapshots at average quality.
Interestingly it includes front facing camera which can be used for the face to face video chat and web conferences and hang out with friends on Google +. The bigger advantage of this smart phone on the Android OS ecology is that you get power to play, download, and purchase apps on the Google Play Store which is the app market place.
Samsung Galaxy Rush has the following specifications and features –
- 3.5 inches HVGA display screen
- Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich OS
- 3 mega pixel camera
- 1.3 mega pixel front facing camera
- Wi Fi, Wi Fi tether
Samsung Galaxy Rush will be available in the late September for an about $ 150 excluding taxes with an additional fee of $ 10 per month. You can get this device from late September at Boost Mobiles exclusive retail store and independent wireless dealers worldwide.
Samsung Galaxy S II 4G
Samsung Galaxy S II is an Android smart phone which provides the high end speed and the performance without any contract from the Boost Mobiles.
Going through the specifications of the Galaxy S II 4G it’s powered with 4.53 inches Super AMOLED Plus multi touch display which is the best touchscreen type among all the smart phones available. It’s powered with dual core 1.5 Ghz processor and includes the Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich operating system the latest by Google featuring the beautiful user interface, design with new features.
Via the 8 mega pixel camera users can record 1080p full HD video recording and take amazing photos as camera includes the Auto focus and LED flash for low light conditions photography as well. It’s equipped with 16 GB of internal storage capacity and it provides 8 hours of talk time
Samsung Galaxy S II 4G has the following specifications –
- 4.52 inches Super AMOLED Plus display
- Android 4.0 (Ice Cream Sandwich) operating system
- Dual-mode 3G/4G
- 8 mega pixel camera with 1080P full HD video
- Dual core 1.2 GHz processor
- 16 GB internal memory
- 8 hours talk time
- Wi-Fi / mobile hotspot capability ( additional fee of $10 / month)
Samsung Array is a slim, stylish non Android smart phone featuring slide out QWERTY layout keypad which is for the perfect typing while you compose messages and emails. It includes 2 mega pixel camera on the rear side and includes web browsing capabilities at affordable price through the 2.4 inches LCD display screen which is reduced for the QWERTY keypad. It includes all other remaining features of an ideal smart phone.
Both Samsung Galaxy S II 4G and Galaxy Rush can be paired with Boost Mobiles $ 55 no contract Android monthly unlimited plan via the Shrinking payment. Through this shrinking plan, cost of the Boost Mobile’s monthly unlimited plans shrinks by $5 uptil $ 40 for unlimited nationwide calls, SMS and emails.
MetroPCS and Boost Mobiles are each other competitors in the lower side competition of affordable network operator in United States. In response to above devices launch by Boost Mobiles, MetroPCS came with another announcement of LG Motion 4G with unlimited voice, data, message plans for $ 55 per month right after this press release.