We knew that it was coming, but we want some official details and here we’ve them. At Samsung – AT&T’s event, it is being officially confirmed that the Samsung Infuse 4G is on its way to AT&T to release on May 15th with a price tag of $199.99. AT&T has announced that this is the first device to be released with both HSPA+/HSUPA at launch and AT&T’s first device to promise max speeds of 21Mbps.
Sadly, the Samsung Infuse 4G is still running on Android 2.2 Froyo OS, but Gingerbread update will be rolled out in the future, and it has a massive 4.5″ Super AMOLED Plus screen (the largest AMOLED screen on a smartphone to date), it’s 8.99mm thin, running on 1.2GHz single-core processor, 21Mbps of pure HSPA+ connectivity. On the back there’s an 8 megapixel camera that does 720p video, and a 1.3-megapixel front-facing shooter for video chats, expandable memory up to 32GB with micro-SD card, Samsung Media Hub, U-verse Mobile, U-verse Live TV, Android Market, and the whole host of Google, Samsung, and AT&T services.
There will be a preloaded version of Angry Birds (a special golden egg level and the opportunity to win some prizes) comes with the handset. Samsung Infuse 4G packs a 2GB Micro-SD card with preloaded trailers for upcoming summer movies
Price & Availability
Samsung Infuse 4G will be available to purchase from May 15th, Sunday at all AT&T stores in the U.S. with a price tag of $199.99 on a 2-year contract with the carrier ((Minimum $15 data plan required). There would be $30 off of the Infuse 4G’s pricing from Costco.
[Source: Press Release]