Get $50 OFF on Samsung Galaxy S Relay 4G for T-Mobile. Get the QWERTY keyboard Android smartphone for $99.99
We have already written about the Samsung Galaxy S Relay 4G. The Android smartphone launched on September 19th on T-Mobile at a price of $149.99 after a $50 mail-in rebate and with a new 2-year service agreement. T-Mobile has not offered any special deals on the Relay so far, and you will still have to pay $149.99. There is however a possibility of saving $50. How? Purchase the Samsung Galaxy S Relay 4G at Best Buy, where the price tag shows only $99.99.
Sounds good, doesn’t it? Especially if you take into account, the phone’s specs. The most important feature of the Samsung Galaxy S Relay 4G is the slide-out full QWERTY keyboard with 5 rows of keys, including one row dedicated to numbers. In the era of virtual keyboards, physical keys make a great incentive for those who like to feel actual keys under their fingers. The phone has T9 Trace continuous text input technology, which will allow you to write an e-mail, make notes or create text documents much easier and faster.
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The Samsung Galaxy S Relay 4G for T-Mobile packs a 4-inch Super AMOLED touch screen with a 480 x 800 pixel resolution, a 5 MP rear camera / camcorder with auto focus, 4x digital zoom and LED flash, which offers quite a lot of shooting options, for example shot modes (action, beauty, cartoon, effects, panorama, scenemode, self, single, smile), timer, smile shot, HD recording, HD playback, and online image uploading, as well as a 1.3 MP front camera perfect for video chatting and self-portraits.
The phone is powered by a fast and efficient dual-core Snapdragon S4 processor clocked at 1.5 GHz. In terms of memory you get 1 GB of RAM and 8 GB of built-in memory, with an option to expand via microSD card slot compatible with up to 32 GB cards. In case you need even more, the phone comes with a free, two-year 50GB account from Dropbox.
The Samsung Galaxy S Relay 4G runs Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich with TouchWiz user interface, meaning you will get all you love most about the most popular mobile operating system – easy multitasking, rich notifications, customizable home screens, resizable widgets, and deep interactivity. The smartphone is compatible with Google Mobile Services and provides access to Google Play, where you can find thousands of apps for fun and business purposes. The phone also allows you to use Social Hub, Samsung Media Hub and Samsung Widget Gallery.
In terms of connectivity, the Galaxy S Relay 4G supports NFC (Near Field Communication), guarantees fast connection with T-Mobile’s 4G network, and is Bluetooth and Wi-Fi and hotspot enabled, allowing you to share your 4G connection with up to 8 Wi-Fi enabled devices.
Other features Galaxy S Relay 4G include: Polaris Office for viewing MS Office and Google documents, 3.5 mm headset jack, music player compatible with AAC, AAC+, Eaac+, MIDI, MMF, MPEG4, MP3, WAV, and WMA files, video player supporting 3GPP, H.263, H.264, MPEG4, and WMV formats, GPS, and SAFE technology – Mobile Device Management (MDM), On-Device Encryption, Virtual Private Network (VPN) and Corporate Email/Calendar/Contacts.