Samsung Telecommunications America (Samsung Mobile) today announced the availability of the Samsung Behold™1, an advanced touch screen phone with premium multimedia features and full web browsing capabilities, exclusively through T-Mobile USA.
The Behold, a slim touch screen device available in a brushed espresso or light rose finish, empowers customers with high-speed connectivity and a full HTML web browser for faster access to the Web and the ability to upload images and videos online while on-the-go. The Behold makes it easy for users to blog, text and chat wherever they go with the virtual QWERTY touchpad and multiple messaging capabilities, including text, multimedia messaging, instant messaging, e-mail and Audio Postcard support. In addition, the microSD™ memory card slot allows for easy storage of videos, images or music up to 16 GB.
Customers will enjoy high-resolution photos and videos through the built-in 5-megapixel camera and camcorder with flash and auto-focus. The large 3-inch LCD color touch screen displays crisp, clear images and offers responsive feedback called haptics. For easy operation and navigation, the stylish Behold features three dedicated keys – call, end call and back – on the front of the device under the touch screen.
The Behold also provides quick and easy access to a customer’s favorite features through Samsung’s innovative TouchWiz™ user interface, which has specially designed widgets to customize and personalize your phone. The quick and simple ‘drag and drop’ feature allows users have instant access to their favorite functions, such as the clock, music player, instant messaging and photos and a custom widget for myFaves.
A fully packed multimedia device, the Samsung Behold also offers a music and video player for users to enjoy entertainment anywhere, as well as built-in AGPS, which allows users to utilize location-based applications. With stereo Bluetooth® wireless technology, speakerphone and voice activated dialing, the Behold allows customers to go hands-free.
“Behold offers a full web browsing experience at your fingertips,” said Bill Ogle, Chief Marketing Officer for Samsung Mobile. “When you combine the high-speed web browsing, powerful 5-megapixel camera and music and video player, Behold is the ultimate phone for people who want to stay connected and entertained wherever they are.”
Key features of the Behold include:
*Advanced, responsive touch screen
*Samsung TouchWiz(TM) technology
*HTML web browser
*Advanced messaging capabilities -- SMS, MMS
*Instant messaging (AOL(R), ICQ, Yahoo!(R) and Windows Live Messaging)
*Virtual, landscape QWERTY touchpad
*5 megapixel camera and camcorder with flash and auto-focus
*Music and video player
*Up to 16GB expandable memory card slot
*Included 1GB microSD(TM) card
*Dimensions:4.12" x 2.10" x 0.5"
*Display:240 x 400 Pixels, 262K TFT
*Touch sensitive 1.61" x 2.64" LCD display
The Behold is available exclusively from T-Mobile at select retail stores and online at www.t-mobile.com. For more information, visit www.t-mobile.com or www.samsungwireless.com.