Motorola PHOTON 4G, Samsung Conquer 4G set to arrive in July in Sam's Club
0. phoneArena 06 Jul 2011, 09:33 posted on
The Motorola PHOTON 4G for Sprint is a diamond-shaped dual-core gem in Sprint's lineup, but the powerful handset lacked a specific release date. A screenshot of upcoming Sprint launches...
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1. damienh28 (Posts: 49; Member since: 23 Dec 2010)
Im really considering this, As a sprint fan-boy I was happy we had this speedster but i never really liked Motorola, Im a Samsung guy, My epic is awesome but The sequel will be so wack, sound like and the galaxy s2 or full touch 4g not sure i don't like to guess, but whatever it has to be dominant, But i think i want this its fast and sexy looking,
2. Droid_X_Doug (Posts: 5993; Member since: 22 Dec 2010)
I wonder if the Photon is analogous to the Bionic on VZW?
3. snowgator (Posts: 3504; Member since: 19 Jan 2011)
Hmmmmmm ..... does seem about the right time frame.
4. Droid_X_Doug (Posts: 5993; Member since: 22 Dec 2010)
It would be kind of ironic if Sprint was able to piggy-back the Photon's development off of the lessons learned from the Bionic.
10. I didn't say this. (unregistered)
All the kinks are worked out. This phone is Fast!
5. Gcombs (unregistered)
This is a really nice device!!! I hope this isn't exclusive to Sprint.
9. Gcombs (unregistered)
Damn! You would think Motorola would go multi carrier with this one. More sales and more money must not sound good to motorola.
7. Su-Rio (Posts: 51; Member since: 05 May 2011)
looking forward to get some hands on time with the photon 4g.. world phone, dual core, and 4g = good combo for sprint
11. bearwoody (unregistered)
In the Sprint Upcoming phone section the specs are listed. According to that info from Phonearena, there is no support for Flash for the Photon. Can that be possible?
12. CRICKETownz (Posts: 980; Member since: 24 Oct 2009)
Man Sprint...neither one of these devices seem very impressive, esp. compared to the Epic 4G or HTC Evo. The Samsung almost reminds me of a lower grade LG android. I'd pass most definitely.
13. wumberpeb (Posts: 453; Member since: 14 Mar 2011)
How does the Photon NOT compare quite well to the single core Evo and Epic? Better proc, twice the ram, better screen (than the Evo, at least) and most likely a larger battery than both of them...
The Conquer may not stack up against the 2 former high end champs from 2010, but its not positioned that way. This is a mid-range phone with 4G, thank goodness, and a price tag to match. Im guessing this will sit around $99 or $129, maybe drive the Evo Shift down to $50 and the Samsung Transform to $30 or even free.
Or maybe im way off on all the prices, who knows
14. roflmywaffle (unregistered)
Hmm... I debating between keeping my Evo 3D or swapping it for the Photon
15. AlexTheSane (Posts: 2; Member since: 25 Jun 2011)
Looks like the official release date is July 31st.
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