AT&T announces Samsung Galaxy S II Skyrocket, HTC Vivid LTE phones

AT&T has added two new Android smartphones to its LTE lineup in the form of Samsung Galaxy S II Skyrocket, HTC Vivid. Both the smartphones will be available in stores from November 6.


“The two LTE-powered superphones will be our 20th and 21st Android devices in 2011, adding to an outstanding year of Android success.” We’ve far exceeded our commitment to offer 12 new Android devices this year –now including our first 4G LTE smartphones. We’re delivering an incredible amount of innovation to our customers, which is a huge reason why more than half our post-paid subscribers are using a smartphone.”

– David Christopher, chief marketing officer, AT&T Mobility and Consumer Markets

HTC Vivid: (Price:  $199.99 with the two year contract)

  • Android 2.3 with HTC Sense
  • 4.5-inch qHD display (540×960 pixels)
  • 1.2 GHz dual-core processor
  • 8-megapixel camera with 1080p HD video recording
  • 16 GB of on-board memory, microSD expandable to an additional 32 GB

Samsung Galaxy S II Skyrocket: (Price: $249.99 with two year contract)

  • 4.5-inch Super AMOLED Plus display (800×480 pixels)
  • Android Gingerbread (2.3.5)
  • 1.5 GHz dual-core processor
  • 8-megapixel rear-facing camera with LED flash, with 2-megapixel front-facing camera
  • 1080p HD video recording
  • 16 GB of on-board memory, microSD expandable to an additional 32 GB

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