T-Mobile USA will exclusively offer the Samsung Galaxy S 4G this month.
According to T-Mobile, the Galaxy S 4G will be the fastest smartphone running on America?s Largest 4G Network. The Galaxy S 4G, T-Mobile?s first smartphone capable of delivering theoretical peak download speeds of up to 21 Mbps, offers mobile HD TV3 through T-Mobile TV, the ACADEMY AWARD Nominated film INCEPTION, and T-Mobile Video Chat powered by Qik on a 4-inch Super AMOLED touch screen display.
T-Mobile also announced the expansion of its 4G network into more than 100 major metropolitan areas. In addition to the expanding its 4G footprint, T-Mobile also has aggressive plans to double the speed of its 4G network in 2011, and the company expects that 140 million Americans in 25 major metropolitan areas will have access to these 4G speeds by midyear.
In addition T-Mobile TV, a pre-loaded application, offers consumers access to live and on-demand mobile HD TV on T-Mobile?s 4G network, including free programming from select stations like ABC News NOW, FOX Sports, PBS Kids and Azteca America.
Featured as a pre-installed application, doubleTwist with AirSync provides T-Mobile's customers with a way to auto-sync and back up photos, HD videos and music to and from their home computer. With a Wi-Fi connection, customers can sync their media wirelessly and at no additional cost. The doubleTwist Player lets customers enjoy their favorite tunes and videos directly from their phone while on the go. The Galaxy S 4G also comes preloaded with Slacker Radio.
With a slim and sleek design, the Galaxy S 4G has a 4-inch Super AMOLED touch screen display, it comes preloaded with Kindle for Android application and it is powered by Android 2.2. The device is also equipped with a Samsung 1GHz Cortex A8 Hummingbird Application Processor, an ST-Ericsson M5720 HSPA+ 4G modem to enable theoretical peak downloads of up to 21 Mbps, a 5 megapixel camera, a preinstalled 16GB microSD memory card, and a 1650 mAh lithium ion battery.
The Galaxy S 4G is expected to be available to T-Mobile customers in February.