Press Release Summary:
Within its 3.3 x 1.7 x .94 in. dimensions, Stripe(TM) (SGH-t329) incorporates internal and external displays, speakerphone, and VGA camera with 4X digital zoom. Additional camera capabilities include multi shot, self-timer, effects and frames, and brightness adjustment. Along with text and IM capabilities, 2.8 oz tri-band (850/1800/1900 MHz) phone also features myFaves(SM) support and BluetoothÂ® wireless technology.
Original Press Release:
Samsung and T-Mobile Announce Stylish Phone with Wide-Ranging Appeal
Samsung Stripe(TM) Races Into Consumers' Hands
DALLAS and BELLEVUE, Wash., Feb. 13 -- Samsung Telecommunications America LLC (Samsung) and T-Mobile USA, Inc. (T-Mobile) today announce the availability of Stripe(TM) (SGH-t329), an affordable, attractive flip phone with compelling features and services that are perfect for those young at heart.
Exclusive to T-Mobile, Stripe(TM) features an appealing design with smooth, curved edges and two-toned silver finish, in addition to a host of multimedia features that suits everyone from parents to teens to new phone users. Including a built-in VGA camera, text and IM messaging capabilities and myFaves(SM) support,* Stripe(TM) offers convenient communication tools to keep families in touch with those who matter most to them.
For additional productivity and safety, Stripe(TM) has a speakerphone and is equipped with Bluetooth(R) wireless technology, enabling efficient, hands- free communication while multi-tasking.
Key features of the Stripe include:
-- T-Mobile myFaves*
-- Bluetooth(R) wireless technology
-- VGA camera with 4X digital zoom
-- Multi shot, self-timer, effects and frames, brightness adjustment
-- Multi-media messaging capabilities
-- SMS, MMS, EMS
-- AOL(R), ICQ and Yahoo!(R) Instant Messaging
-- Tri-Band (850/1800/1900 MHz)
-- External Display: 128 x 32 Pixels, 4 color gray
-- Internal Display: 128 x 160 Pixels, 65K TFT LCD, 1.77"
-- Dimensions: 3.3" x 1.7" x .94"
-- Weight: 2.8 ounces (with standard battery)
The Stripe(TM) is available exclusively at select T-Mobile retail stores and on-line at www.t-mobile.com/ . For more information, visit www.t-mobile.com/ or www.samsungwireless.com/ .
*Separate charges may apply. Unlimited nationwide calling to any five U.S. phone numbers, excluding the following: international, toll (900), toll-free (800, 866, 877), calling card, and customers' own numbers, 411, voicemail, and single numbers allowing access to 500 or more persons. New activation and minimum one (1)-year service agreement required.
About Samsung Telecommunications America
Samsung Telecommunications America, LLC, a Dallas-based subsidiary of Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd., researches, develops and markets wireless handsets and telecommunications products throughout North America. For more information, please visit www.samsungwireless.com/ .
About Samsung Electronics
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. is a global leader in semiconductor, telecommunication, digital media and digital convergence technologies, with 2005 parent company sales of $56.7 billion and net income of US $7.5 billion. Employing approximately 128,000 people in over 90 offices in 51 countries, the company consists of five main business units: Digital Appliance Business, Digital Media Business, LCD Business, Semiconductor Business and Telecommunication Network Business. Recognized as one of the fastest growing global brands, Samsung Electronics is a leading producer of digital TVs, memory chips, mobile phones, and TFT-LCDs. For more information, please visit www.samsung.com/ .
About T-Mobile USA, Inc.
Based in Bellevue, Wash., T-Mobile USA, Inc. is a member of the T-Mobile International group, one of the world's leading companies in mobile communications, and the mobile telecommunications subsidiary of Deutsche Telekom AG. At the end of September 2006, more than 91 million mobile customers were served by companies of the Deutsche Telekom group -- 24.1 million by T-Mobile USA -- all via a common technology platform based on GSM, the world's most successful digital wireless standard. T-Mobile's innovative wireless products and services help empower people to connect effortlessly to those who matter most. Multiple independent research studies continue to rank T-Mobile highest, in numerous regions throughout the U.S., in wireless call quality and wireless customer care. For more information, please visit the company's Web site at www.t-mobile.com/ .
CONTACT: Tracy Calabrese of MWW Group, +1-972-301-5406, or email@example.com , for Samsung Telecommunications America LLC