Boost Mobile won’t be the only ones getting the Samsung Transform Ultra. Today, Sprint announced that it, too, will also be selling the budget Android phone.
The Samsung Transform Ultra features a 3.5-inch HVGA display, a full QWERTY keyboard, a 1GHz processor, a 3-megapixel rear-facing camera, a VGA front-facing camera, 512MB of RAM and 2GB of RAM. For additional storage, the Transform Ultra also supports microSD cards up to 32GB. The operating system of choice on the Transform Ultra will be Android 2.3 Gingerbread.
The phone is going to be available on Sprint’s network on November 13 and will sell for $70 when you sign a 2-year contract and after a $50 rebate.
Samsung Transform™ Ultra
Highly-customizable Android experience
Samsung Transform Ultra is a premium android powered device that delivers a truly
customizable experience even faster than before and at an affordable price. Samsung
Transform Ultra, powered by Android 2.3 Gingerbread, features access to Google Mobile™
services and more than 250,000 applications through Android Market. It has a powerful
1GHz processor, a 3MP rear-facing camera and VGA front-facing camera for video chat while
on the go. Equipped with Sprint ID users can also completely customize their experience
based on their needs and interests. Users can automatically get
ringers, wallpapers, apps and widgets downloaded to your phone
in one click.
• 3.5” HVGA touch screen with full QWERTY keyboard
• 1GHz processor
• Android 2.3 with Sprint ID customizable user interface
• Sprint 3G (EVDO Rev. A) network
Entertainment and Personalization
• Dual Cameras- 3 MP camera and VGA front facing camera
• Sprint ID, a user-friendly means of customizing Android
content on mobile phones. Allows users to instantly download
ID packs that deliver a predefined experience, including
applications, widgets, ringtones and wallpapers, all at once.
• Android Market™ – browse and download thousands of free
and paid apps from around the world
• WiFi and GPS capable
• MP3 Player with MicroSD card slot (supports up to 32GB)
• Stereo Bluetooth® Wireless technology
• Processor: 1 GHz Qualcomm MSM8655
• Dimensions: 4.57 x 2.40 x 0.55 inches; 4.9 ounces
• Display: HVGA 480 x 320 pixels
• RAM/ROM: 512MB/2GB
• 1500 mAh Li-ION inner cell battery with up to 7 hours continuous talk time
Source: Sprint, Samsung