Samsung Galaxy S II lines up for AT&T, Sprint and T-Mobile


Samsung Telecommunications America has lined up Sprint Nextel Corp. (S), AT&T Inc. (T) and T-Mobile USA Inc. (DTEGY) for the Galaxy S II smartphone. Each carrier will offer the device on their respective 4G networks.
The Galaxy S II is already available in Europe and Korea, where more than 5 million devices were sold in 85 days, making it Samsung’s fastest selling device ever, the company noted.
The Android Gingerbread-powered device sports a 4.52-inch Super AMOLED Plus display, an 8-megapixel rear-facing and 2-megapixel front-facing camera and 16 GB of on-board memory.
The devices also carries Samsung’s growing set of enterprise solutions, including Exchange ActiveSync version 14, Cisco Systems Inc.’s (CSCO) Virtual Private Network and WebEx and Sybase Inc.’s (SY) Mobile Device Management.
Sprint will begin selling the device for $200 with a two-year contract on Sept. 16, AT&T and T-Mobile have not disclosed pricing yet but say it will be available in the coming weeks.

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