Samsung and AT&T Wireless announced that the Samsung Propel would be available at AT&T stores and online starting on October 25th. The handset is a low cost messaging device available in multiple colors.
The handset is a vertical slider with a full QWERTY keyboard and a 2.2-inch display. Features include a dedicated messaging key, access to AT&T Mobile music service, AT&T Video Share, MobiTV, CV, and AT&T Navigator. The phone has a 1.3MP camera with video capture and a microSD card slot. The phone is also 3G compatible. MSRP for the Propel is $79.99 after a 2-year agreement and mail-in rebate.
"The Propel is a stylish way to stay connected," said Bill Ogle, Chief Marketing Officer, Samsung Telecommunications America. "With a full QWERTY keyboard, multimedia features and four color options, this handset has something for everyone."