Samsung Stratosphere 4G

For the Verizon Wireless customer looking to buy a 4G smart phone with a physical keyboard look no more.

The Samsung Stratosphere 4G from Verizon is the first 4G phone offered by Verizon with a physical qwerty keyboard for that customer that prefers a smartphone that isn’t all touch.

Not only is the Samsung Stratosphere 4G Verizon the first 4G smartphone using the company’s 4G LTE network with a physical sliding keyboard, but the Samsung Stratosphere is generously priced at just under $150 when purchased directly from Verizon.

The Samsung Stratosphere is apart of the Samsung Galaxy S series of smartphone.  This 4G phone has a single core 1 GHz Hummingbird CPU, 512 MB of ram.

The Stratosphere uses Samsung’s Touchwiz technology alongside Google’s Android 2.3.5 Gingerbread OS.

The Samsung Stratosphere has 4 GB of internal memory and also comes with a 4 GB micro SD card and is upgradable to 32 GB of removable memory.

As far as style goes, the Samsung Stratosphere 4G is a remarkable looking smartphone, sporting  a 4″ WVGA Super AMOLED display, a five row sliding keyboard that includes a dedicated row for numbers and arrow keys and it’s a fairly light smartphone only weighing 5.8 ounces.

The Samsung Stratosphere 4G has a 1.3 MP front facing camera and a 5 MP rear camera with LED Flash.  Although the Stratosphere is not capable of shooting video in HD this smartphone is capable of shooting video in 480p, which is high DVD quality video.

The Samsung Stratosphere may not be as flashy as the Motorola Droid 4G or the Samsung Droid Charge, it is a very nice affordable 4G phone that has that all important slide-out keyboard for the consumer that just isn’t comfortable with a phone that’s completely all touch.

Samsung Stratosphere 4G Specs

  • 5MP Rear Facing Camera
  • 1.3MP Front Facing Camera
  • 720P HD Video Playback
  • 480p Video Capture
  • 3.5mm Audio Jack
  • 1800mAh Standard Battery
  • Android 2.3 Gingerbread
  • Touchwiz
  • Physical Qwerty Keyboard
  • Bluetooth 3.0
  • 1GHz Processor
  • 4GB internal Memory
  • Pre-Installed 4GB microSD
  • Card/upgradable to 32GB
  • 5.8 oz
  • 4″ WVGA Super AMOLED Display
  • Mobile Hotspot Capable (8 Devices 4G/ 5 Devices 3G)
  • 802.11 a/b/b/n Wi-Fi Capable
  • Available in White & Black

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