AT&T GoPhone adds Samsung Galaxy Appeal with QWERTY slide out keyboard
AT&T has announced adding a new Android smartphone to its prepaid service GoPhone. This time, GoPhone adds Samsung Galaxy Appeal that comes with QWERTY slide-out keyboard, perfect for texting. The phone will be available at Walmart from June 5 while at all other GoPhone distribution centers, you can expect it from July 15th.
Samsung Galaxy Appeal runs Android 2.3 Gingerbread on 800MHz ARM Cortex A5 Qualcomm processor. It has 512MB RAM, 1.8GB ROM, microSD card slot for expanding memory up to 32GB, a 3.2-inch HVGA (480×320) display, 3-megapixel camera with 3x zoom and video capture. What’s more, its plastic parts are 80 percent recyclable and the phone ships in packaging that uses less paper.
Since April 18, 2012 GoPhone data packages are available only on monthly plans, so in order to use data, Samsung Galaxy Appeal must be pared with either $50 Unlimited Talk & Text plan or $25 Unlimited Text with 250 minutes plan. Available data packages include 50MB for $5 per month, 200MB for $15 per month or 1GB for $25 per month.