We've received information that Verizon and Pantech are preparing to release a new device called the Escapade WP8990VW
. It will offer CDMA and GSM roaming with the included SIM card while in other countries, similar to the Samsung Renown
. The Escapade is said to come with a 2MP camera, QVGA internal display, and a 2.5mm headset jack, but missing is a microSD memory card slot. There isn't a price or release date yet, but we'll keep you posted as to any updates.