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Rugged Samsung a657 Hits US Market

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samsung-att-a657USA – The Samsung SGH-a657 will be an US-exclusive ruggedized mobile phone, dedicated to work environments. The device will be sold by AT&T.

HSDPA, Push-to-Talk, Bluetooth, Instant Messaging, flashlight, AT&T Navigator service, and resistance to shocks, dust, and extreme temperature, are the main features of the a657.

The phone is also multimedia-compliant, having a headset jack, and microSD memory card support.

Currently, the Samsung Solid M110, B2100, and B2700 are few of the rugged phones available worldwide by this company; while the Samsung Rugby a836 is only available in the US. Other popular names in this limited market are Casio, Sonim, and Motorola (with the i580, i365, Tundra VA76r, among others).

Besides being exclusive to US customers, the a657 os further restricted to AT&T business-only clients.

[via CNet]

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By , Editor-in-Chief, Johannesburg office

Published on Apr 12th, 2009 GMT +2


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