Verizon launches Samsung Continuum
As expected, Verizon later yesterday announced its latest Samsung Galaxy S smartphone – Continuum. Verizon Continuum will be available for order starting Nov. 11 in Verizon Wireless Communications Stores and online at http://www.verizonwireless.com for $199.99 after a $100 mail-in rebate with a new two-year customer agreement and data package.
According to Samsung, Continuum is world’s first smartphone designed with a dedicated ticker display, which provides users with up-to-the-minute news, sports, finance and social networking updates for maximized multitasking.
Continuum will come with a 3.4-inch touch screen Super AMOLED main display and a customizable 1.8-inch Super AMOLED dedicated ticker display, Android 2.1, with support for Google Mobile Services, 1GHz Hummingbird Application Processor, 5-megapixel camera, and multiple entertainment and social networking features.
As usual, Verizon has replaced Google Search and Maps with Bing Maps and Bing Search.