The new astonishing Samsung Captivate, a Galaxy S smartphone has been released in many parts of the world and once again is a great achievement by Samsung. It took some time to get out in the market but now Samsung Captivate is all over the market with a very low price of $199.99 under a two-year with AT&T. You also have the option of attaining the phone without committing to any contract for $499.99.

Services provided

If you happen to be one the clients of AT&T, and you are keen to have your hands in the latest and upgraded mobile offers made by Android, than why not satisfy all your needs by using this brand new Samsung Captivate. Since it is associated with Android, it also has many functions regarding the services powered by Google. Google Maps, Gmail calendar, Gmail facility, Google talks and even YouTube are among all the services included. AT&T navigator, along with the AT&T address book facility is a feature provided should you decide to buy the phone with a contract at AT&T.

Its ‘Captivating’ features

Many new features have been added to this new product. Samsung Captivate is an AT&T-modified version of Samsung Galaxy S line of Android Smart phones . The following are some of the features that are expected to ‘captivate’ customers:
The phone has a very fascinating 4.0-inch super AMOLED touch-screen display that is 400 by 800 pixels. For connectivity, the phone sports integrated GPS, Wi-Fi (802.11b/g/n), Bluetooth 3.0, and a full HTML browser. Since the phone is powered by the Google Android operating system (version 2.0), it is fully compatible with Goodge web apps. For communication, the phone supports GSM, GPRS and 3G (7.2 Mbps) networks.
With the built-in function called TouchWiz for the user interface, you will experience easy and comfortable usability with this device. It also carries a 5.0 mega-pixel camera with 720p HD video recording. Not only will you be able to take high quality pictures and videos, you also store it all in the 16GBs of internal storage that is expandable to 32GBs with a microSD card. The Hummingbird processor of 1 GHz makes it fast and smooth to operate.
It also has 3-D sound effects that provide the users with surround-sound stereo quality, even if they are listening through hard-wired headphones. Six-axis sensor technology has also been introduced in this new Samsung Captivate. It combines the accelerometer with the Gyroscope to give the users a soft and smooth fluid gaming experience. This is in addition to its advanced touch screen capabilities.

The competition continues…

Samsung Captivate now offers plenty of smartphone vigor and an attractive price tag of $200 USD. For many, it may be a turn off when appearances are compared with the new iPhone. However, as this new device launched by the AT&T has hit the market other companies have started to make up plans in order to improve their handset technology.