Samsung GALAXY Nexus launch kits hit Verizon

Samsung GALAXY Nexus launch kits hit Verizon
Now that a December 9th launch date for the Samsung GALAXY Nexus is beginning to come into focus, the shipping companies have been busy moving all things GALAXY Nexus from warehouse to individual stores. For example, one of our loyal readers sent us a picture of what he calls the Samsung GALAXY Nexus launch kit which he claims was received by his Verizon location today. You might note the Verizon logo in the lower left of the larger booklet.

Recently, we reported that Verizon third party resellers would be launching the Samsung GALAXY Nexus on December 9th. This has been confirmed by a tipster who works as a rep for a Verizon indirect reseller and was told today by theirVZW Account Manager that the phone will launch on December 9th.

So we tip our hat to our tipsters who are giving us the reports from the frontline, all of which suggest that on Friday, those who want the Samsung GALAXY Nexus will have the opportunity to pick it up.

Thanks again to our anonymous tipsters!

Verizon stores are receiving the Samsung GALAXY Nexus launch kit

Verizon stores are receiving the Samsung GALAXY Nexus launch kit


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GALAXY Nexus CDMA
  • Display 4.7" 720 x 1280 pixels
  • Camera 5 MP / 1.3 MP front
  • Processor TI OMAP4460, Dual-core, 1200 MHz
  • Storage 32 GB
  • Battery 1850 mAh

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26 Comments

1. squallz506

Posts: 1075; Member since: Oct 19, 2011

first. Yay!

2. protozeloz

Posts: 5396; Member since: Sep 16, 2010

Now all I want is my world GSM unlocked version for 600

3. vzwincred

Posts: 29; Member since: Nov 15, 2011

600 is 600 too much for me lol

24. protozeloz

Posts: 5396; Member since: Sep 16, 2010

its better than paying 800 but I always buy my phones unlocked so i guess its the price I must pay

16. darkkjedii

Posts: 30673; Member since: Feb 05, 2011

The gsm is only 16 gigs and no expandable memory. I want one,but that sucks. The user only gets 13 of that... I'm currently using 17 gigs on my 64 gig 4S

25. protozeloz

Posts: 5396; Member since: Sep 16, 2010

I was going to get 16GB I have my pictures music and files on the cloud anyways

4. shelley.bevacqua

Posts: 80; Member since: Aug 27, 2011

$600 is a bargain. Apple charges more for less features.

5. bohannibal

Posts: 27; Member since: Aug 17, 2009

I think I need to find a support group I need help I find myself on this site like a crack head looking for a release date to some new phone or tablet coming out and the last time I was this excited about a phone when I got it was so disappointing the HTC Thunderbolt was a 4G LTE let down I hope this phone is as great as it looks because I need my fix :-) lol

7. Phullofphil

Posts: 1732; Member since: Feb 10, 2009

Don't feel so bad your not alone, your kind of are in a support group here on phone arena. I do the same thing except about four or ten times a day. I hat the week ends with little updates. I have been calling Verizon everyday and stil have no new information.

6. Synack

Posts: 688; Member since: Jul 05, 2011

It's OKAY guys/girls. Once the Nexus releases we won't have a need to come back here except to bash iPhone users who are so far behind in technology.

8. bohannibal

Posts: 27; Member since: Aug 17, 2009

Thanks @phullofphil

9. rockstarlive

Posts: 307; Member since: Oct 19, 2011

I think price range might be $199-299. I heard amazon or best buy might price it $199.

22. vzwincred

Posts: 29; Member since: Nov 15, 2011

I SURE HOPE SO!

10. cnoevl21

Posts: 7; Member since: Nov 07, 2011

im over this phone already. they waited too long to release and now ive lost all excitement. im thinking i may just wait for gs3.

12. mikerouche

Posts: 14; Member since: Oct 18, 2011

that could take up to around another year though.

20. Jarahawk

Posts: 43; Member since: Dec 04, 2011

And yet you are commenting on this article. Denial is so sad.

11. narmold

Posts: 1; Member since: Dec 06, 2011

Just called Costco at Verizon. I know no one is going to take this with a grain of salt. But they said they would be getting the Galaxy Nexus on Friday.

13. Adianshadows

Posts: 66; Member since: Nov 22, 2011

OMG I FEEL FAMOUS!!!! I'M VLAD :D I WILL BE SIGNING GALAXY NEXUS @ MY STORE FOR ALL MY CUSTOMERS!

17. chargeon

Posts: 4; Member since: Dec 06, 2011

Wait...Don't you love touchwiz?!? This doesn't have touchwiz.

18. beatsandmelody

Posts: 109; Member since: Nov 01, 2011

And what store is this?

14. SPcamert

Posts: 56; Member since: Feb 06, 2010

Two people probably just lost their jobs to bring this info to the masses.

23. vzwincred

Posts: 29; Member since: Nov 15, 2011

youd be a fool to use a screen name similiar to your real name. ha. lol. ha.

15. Adianshadows

Posts: 66; Member since: Nov 22, 2011

Nope I'm still at work as we speak!

19. pdub73

Posts: 33; Member since: Nov 25, 2008

I went to my local BJ's Verizon dealer to By my moms the IPhone 4S...and I asked the sales guy about the GNex and he showed it to me...!!!! the white box says Verizon on it in raised white letters and the inside of the box is red...I didn't ask to hold it or anything but he told me he has 10 of them and that they do indeed go on sale Friday Dec. 9th...in person the phone looks huge...I can't wait...and I'm off on fridays so I will be opening the store with them....lol

21. warlockz

Posts: 156; Member since: Oct 10, 2011

I still say the week of December 12th is the release date!

26. pdub73

Posts: 33; Member since: Nov 25, 2008

its the 9th...u can wait til the 12th if u want...

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