Verizon Wireless is introducing the Samsung SCH - i730 Pocket PC mobile phone. End consumers can get their hands on one starting July 7th.
The Samsung SCH-i730 runs Microsoft Windows Mobile 2003 Second Edition on a 520Mhz Intel PXA 272 processor. It is a EV-DO (Evolution-Data Optimized) high-speed network phone.
The slider style phone has a 2.8" touch screen with QVGA resolution and a QWERTY keyboard. Features include, Wi-fi, Bluetooth, built-in speakers, SRS WOW, MP3 Player, SD card slot and a 1MP camera.
All that in packed in 5.2 x 2.8 x 0.6 inches with a weight of 5.5 ounces.
The Samsung SCH-i730 sells for $599.99 with a two-year customer agreement.
More details in this press-release on Samsung.
Walter Mossberg at the Wall Street Journal already reviewed the Samsung SCH-i730 - he says it is a good choice.