AT&T and Samsung Mobile announced the quick messaging Samsung Flight II cell phone (model SGH-A927), a full touchscreen device with horizontal, slide out QWERTY keyboard.
The Flight II is a feature-rich messaging phone that features a touchscreen with a full, horizontal slide-out QWERTY keyboard, ideal for sending text messages, instant messages, e-mail or updating your social networking site. The Flight II has three customizable menu screens and drag-and-drop widgets which allow users ample room for customization and quick access to their most used apps.
Users can also stay up-to-date on the latest news, gossip, weather, sports scores and more with a full HTML web browser. The browser's one-finger zoom provides the ability to zoom in and out with the simple swipe of a finger. The Flight II also features a complete multimedia package, which includes a music player, 2-megapixel camera with camcorder and expandable memory up to 16GB.
Additional features of the Flight II include:
- Enhanced social networking with PicDial, Star Tweets and WHERE®
- Mobile Email
- MS, MMS, Video Messaging and Instant Messaging
- Full HTML browser
- Pre-loaded and Downloadable apps through AT&T AppCenter
- AT&T Music
- AT&T Address Book
- AT&T Navigator (separate subscription required)
- Bluetooth v2.1+ EDR
- AT&T Video Share and Mobile Video
- Expandable memory up to 16GB
The Flight II also include tri-band 3G connectivity and quad-band GSM technology, which allows AT&T customers to make calls in more than 220 countries and download data in more than 195.
Pricing and Availability
The Flight II is available now exclusively at Radio Shack retail locations and AT&T retail locations nationwide for $49 with 2-year agreement and $20/month data/text plan or $299 unactivated.