Telstra, Vodafone to sell Samsung Android phoneitnews.com.au
29 June 2010
Galaxy S to be exclusive to Optus for one month.
Telstra and Vodafone will join Optus in offering Samsung's Galaxy S Android smartphone within weeks.
ITnews has learned the handset will be available through Vodafone from August.
A separate version of the Galaxy S will also be tailored to suit Telstra's 850 MHz NextG network.
Samsung launched the handset in Australia yesterday.
It will initially be exclusive to Optus during July on the carrier's $59 ‘yes' Social plan for $0 upfront with 1GB data/month, unlimited Facebook, YouTube, Twitter and MySpace access.
The phone comes with the Swype touchscreen keyboard, built-in productivity apps and a 4" Super AMOLED screen which is 0.5" larger than the recently released iPhone 4.« Back Read More »