Sprint’s Second 4G Phone Is The Samsung Epic 4G Slider

Posted on June 28, 2010


Sprint's Second 4G Phone Is The Samsung Epic  4G Slider

The Samsung Epic 4G joins the HTC EVO as Sprint’s 4G handsets, but diverges with the fact that it has a slide-out keyboard. It looks like the Galaxy S Pro, which we’ve been seeings leaks of for a few weeks.

The quick specs: 1GHz Samsung Cortex A8 processor, 4-inch Super AMOLED capacitive display, Android 2.1 (not surprising that it doesn’t have 2.2 yet), 3G/4G hotspot, 5-megapixel camera with auto focus, LED flash, 720p video recording, front-facing camera for video chat, Samsung’s AllShare and Social Hub features, 3.5mm headset, the normal Sprint apps, 802.11b/g/n Wi-Fi, compass, six-axis motion sensor and an included 16GB microSD card.

It looks quite comparable to the EVO from the specs, only it has a smaller screen and it’s by Samsung, who has a spotty history of updating its Android phones as fast as the competition. But, if you want a 4G Android slider, this is it.

By Jason Chen

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