Samsung Telecommunications America (Samsung) and T-Mobile USA, Inc. (T-Mobile) announce retail availability of the thinnest bar phone available in the U.S. market, the highly anticipated Samsung t509. Measuring only 9.8 mm slim, the ultra-thin t509 sports an eye-catching design with a host of multimedia features.
Available exclusively to T-Mobile, the award-winning t509 boasts an expanded 1.9-inch display ideal for supporting advanced multimedia features including messaging and snapping vivid color images taken with the integrated camera. The t509 also features high-speed EDGE connectivity and Bluetooth wireless technology, enabling consumers to record and share videos, and to download T-Mobile's latest content -- from ringtones and CallerTunes to games, graphics and more.
The t509 joins Samsung and T-Mobile's successful slim predecessor, the sleek black t809 slider phone, in a long line of innovative devices that break the mold when it comes to wireless design and functionality. Both phones support impressive multimedia features, incorporate bright color screens and measure less than 15 mm in width.
Key features of the t509 include:
*Sleek, slim design: 9.8 mm thin
*EDGE high-speed connectivity
*Bluetooth wireless technology support
*VGA camera with 4X digital zoom
*Multi shot, self timer, effects and frames, brightness adjustment
*Video player (supports MP4 and 3GP)
*Up to 70MB internal user memory
*Messaging services: SMS, MMS, EMS
*AOL, ICQ, Yahoo!, MSN Instant Messaging
*HiFi Ringers (separate charges may apply)
*65K-color TFT main display; 176 x 220 pixels
*Dimensions: 4.6" x 1.8" x 0.39"; 2.5 ounces with standard battery
*Tri-band: 850/1800/1900 MHz
The t509 is available exclusively at T-Mobile retail stores and online.