Update: AT&T is now selling the Samsung Galaxy S II Skyrocket handset for just $149.99 in some regions.
Along with the announcement of the LTE capable HTC Vivid, AT&T unveiled its another first LTE capable Android OS powered phone, Samsung Galaxy S II Skyrocket. Look, it’s the same version of the original Samsung Galaxy S II, but its has a couple of upgraded hardware particulars that we’ve already seen in the Samsung galaxy S II LTE handset. Just like HTC Vivid, the Samsung Galaxy S II Rocket will arrive online and at retail locations on November 6th for $249.99 with your signature on a two-year contract with the carrier. Samsung Galaxy S II Skyrocket will also be offered with two data plans for you to choose from. For $15 a month you can get 200MB of data or else you can also get 2GB of $25 per month.
Samsung Galaxy S II Skyrocket Features:
# Android 2.3.5 Gingerbread OS.
# 4.50-inch Super AMOLED Plus display with 480 X 80 pixels of resolution.
# 1.5GHz dual-core processor.
# 8-megapixel primary camera with 1080p HD video recording capability.
# 2-megapixel front-facing camera to make video calls.
# 16GB internal storage with memory expansion support up to 32GB via microSD cards.
# 1GB RAM, Wi-Fi a/b/g/n. micro USB 2.0.
AT&T launched its LTE network first in September for Atlanta, Chicago, Dallas, Houston and San Antonio. With the availability of the HT Vivid and the Galaxy S II Skyrocket handsets, the LTE availability will be expanded to Boston, Washington, D.C., Baltimore and Athens, GA. MOre images after the break.