Sprint is now offering the Samsung Galaxy Nexus Smartphone with a cost of just $149.99, which also brings a two year contract with it from Sprint. And this device is offered having the same price on both the retailers as Amazon and Wirefly. In fact the Samsung Galaxy Nexus was launched at $199.99 and you are saving a good $50 in your pocket. This handset is equipped with a 1.3MP front-facing camera and offers Wi-Fi 802.11b/g/n/a, mobile hotspot (up to 10 Wi-Fi-ready devices), Bluetooth 3.0, and NFC (Near Field Communication) connectivity features along with many of the other developed features. You can have the furthermore details discussed ahead.
The Samsung Galaxy Nexus Smartphone is enabled with a 4.65 inches Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen display that carries 16M colors and resembles a display resolution of 720 x 1280 pixels along with ~316 ppi pixel density and has Multitouch features along with the protection of Oleophobic coating. This Smartphone is equipped with a 5 Megapixel rear-facing Primary camera that carries a camera resolution of 2592 x 1944 pixels. The rest of the other camera features which have been facilitated with the device are such as autofocus, LED flash, Touch focus, geo-tagging, face detection, Video at 1080p@30fps and is equipped with a secondary 1.3 MP camera of 720p@30fps.
In addition to the above discussed features this handset runs on Android v4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich Operating System which is upgradable to v4.0.4 and is embedded with a TI OMAP 4460 Chipset. It is powered by a Dual-core 1.2 GHz Cortex-A9 CPU Processor and has GPU PowerVR SGX540. The device also comes equipped with the various sensors such as accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass and barometer. It comes provided with a Loudspeaker, a 3.5mm jack but lacks a Memory Card slot. This handset is provided with an internal 16 GB of storage along with 1 GB RAM.
In terms of connectivity options this handset is offered with GPRS, EDGE, Speed of HSDPA, 21 Mbps; HSUPA, 5.76 Mbps, offers Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, dual-band, DLNA, Wi-Fi hotspot, Bluetooth v3.0 with A2DP, NFC and USB, microUSB v2.0 (MHL). The rest of the other usual features are such as SMS, MMS, Email, Push Mail, IM, RSS, HTML Browser, Adobe Flash, GPS with A-GPS support, Java via Java MIDP emulator, Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic, TV-out (via MHL A/V link), supports MP4/H.264/H.263 player and MP3/WAV/eAAC+/AC3 player.
Certain more additional features are such as Organizer, Image/video editor, Document viewer, Google Search, Maps, Gmail, YouTube, Calendar, Google Talk, Picasa integration, Voice memo/dial/commands and Predictive text input. This Galaxy series Smartphone is empowered with a Li-Ion 1750 mAh battery that ensures a stand-by time of up to 290 h (2G) & up to 270 h (3G), while the Talk time is up to 17 h 40 min (2G) & up to 8 h 20 min (3G). The Galaxy Nexus measures 135.5 x 67.9 x 8.9 mm and the weight of it is 135 g.