Image of Samsung ATIV Odyssey Windows Phone for Verizon leaks

Image of Samsung ATIV Odyssey Windows Phone for Verizon leaks
Expected to be released sometime in December, the first images of the Samsung ATIV Odyssey have come to light. Thought to be a close relative of the Samsung ATIV S which is not slated to make a US release, little is known about the Odyssey.

If these renderings are correct, there appear to be quite a few differences between the two models. Gone is the physical “home” button, and on the left side of the device you can see what appears to be a microSD slot. The rest of the overall form factor is consistent with Samsung, the volume rocker is on the left, the obligatory camera key is on the right. While we cannot see it, we suspect the power/lock button is also on the right, just like its ATIV S cousin. On top we see a notch for a 3.5mm headphone jack.

Other subtle differences between the two models, the light and proximity sensors are on opposite sides of the ear piece as is the front facing camera. The front facing design is a bit more rounded as well. Beyond that, expect the same 1.5GHz dual-core processor that is in all Windows Phone 8 devices, and we can probably expect a Super AMOLED display.  While it has not been confirmed, we believe it will carry the same 4.8-inch display that is on the ATIV S.

As always, we will keep an eye out for more information about the ATIV Odyssey and pass it along.

source: @evleaks


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12 Comments

1. vandroid

Posts: 405; Member since: Sep 04, 2012

That's bulky and the screen looks like it could be 4 inches

3. tigermcm

Posts: 861; Member since: Sep 02, 2009

most def is not a 4.8 inch screen so I agree with you

11. MC1123

Posts: 1256; Member since: Nov 12, 2012

yeah.. i think its going to be below 4.8" and i think this is going to be a midrange!

2. SemperFiV12

Posts: 949; Member since: Nov 09, 2010

Screen is smaller than 4.8". I think it comes in at 4.5 or 4.6".

4. lubba

Posts: 1313; Member since: Jan 17, 2011

Looks thicker than the Ativ S.

5. redmd

Posts: 1935; Member since: Oct 26, 2011

I don't think this will sell well unless priced rock bottom.

6. KingShango

Posts: 89; Member since: May 16, 2012

Seems like this is based more on the Galaxy Mini so probably a 4" screen.

12. Doakie

Posts: 2478; Member since: May 06, 2009

Yeah I was just going to say that it looks like its based on the Samsung Galaxy Victory on Sprint which is a midrange 4" Phone. The screen size vs the body as well as the size of the Micro SD door seem fishy to me. Funny how all phones that are made for Windows Phone or Android are called midrange or entry level when they're 4". But when an iPhone has a 4" screen its new, fresh and high end. Pathetic double standard...

7. wp7tribes

Posts: 52; Member since: Aug 12, 2011

So Ativ S will be global product and Ativ odyessey will exclusive to US? or will we see international release for ativ odyessey

8. Roomaku

Posts: 278; Member since: Feb 06, 2012

You can really tell Samsung put a lot of effort into the design and definitely did not just take an old Android design and slapped a new face plate on it....

9. simplyj

Posts: 406; Member since: Dec 23, 2009

Ugly. The ATIV S beats it hands down.

10. bubbadoes

Posts: 1225; Member since: May 03, 2012

Weak phone.. This cant be a debut for win8

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