Samsung Gem is the latest US Cellular release, a device with a diamond-shaped home key. The device is available both online and in stores starting today and it comes with a touchscreen display and a protective layer over it, that will keep away scratches, smudges and allow you to view content without facing nasty reflections.
This is an Android 2.2 handset and you should know that Samsung Gem goes for a mere $29.99 with an $80 mail in rebate on US Cellular. Social networking is also on board of this 0.48 inch thick phone, that comes with the following specifications:
- Connectivity: CDMA 800 MHz, EVDO, Bluetooth,
- Display: 3.2 inch, WQVGA
- Camera: 3.2 megapixels
- Memory: 124MB, microSD card slot (up to 16GB)
- Battery: 1500mAh, 300 minutes of talk time, 300 hours of standby time
The product is bundled with a 4GB microSD card, a standard battery and stereo earphones. Some GPS features should also be supported.