Is this AT&T’s Samsung A627?

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Is this AT&T’s Samsung A627?
The recently leaked photo of the UTStarcom Knick is more valuable than it seems at a first sight. It shows not only the Knick, but also another yet unannounced QWERTY slider with AT&T branding. It resembles the i620, with landscape display, large circular D-pad and QWERTY when opened, so could it be the rumored Samsung SGH-A627?

We are still unsure, but it seems that unlike the European model, this one won’t run on Windows Mobile OS. Both this live photo and the rendering from a customer survey in May show what looks to be the software of a non-smart Samsung phone, instead of WM OS. Specifications include 1.3MP camera, GPS Navigation and video streaming.

Neither Samsung nor AT&T has announced the phone.

Images courtesy of EngadgetMobile



1. unregistered

i guess model M in the picture is the next Duo. It is a dual slider and a pantech... unless its the upcoming matrix. i guess we'll see. im diggin this samsung tho. not bad for prices either.

3. rbz275

Posts: 37; Member since: Apr 09, 2008

I doubt it, because from the picture, it does not look like the model M has Windows Mobile, which was one of the main features of the Pantech Duo

4. Cookie unregistered

I work for AT&T and that picture of Model M is definitely the Matrix

2. unregistered

I like the idea of a BlackJack look-alike but with a sliding feature to reveal the keyboard. Nice.

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