Boost Mobile offers its Monthly Unlimited customers a trendy new handset to opt for dubbed as the Samsung Rant. Drenched in a red hue, consumers are provided with multiple messaging options as the device includes a full QWERTY keyboard. This offering is also noted to be the first slider QWERTY mobile phone unfurled by Boost Mobile.
Besides sporting an ergonomic keyboard, the Samsung Rant also includes 3G high-speed data, wireless Web e-mail access, IM as well as multi-media and text messaging. Pictures and videos can be captured with the handset’s 2 megapixel camera with digital zoom. For music enthusiasts, the mobile features MP3 music player and stereo Bluetooth.
“Boost Mobile is staying true to our offer of superior value with the Monthly Unlimited plan enhancements. Paired with the Samsung Rant, we make it even easier for customers to get unlimited access to some of their favorite Web-based email services while on the go—without breaking the bank,” stated Neil Lindsay, chief marketing officer for Boost Mobile.
Customers can also expect the GPS enabled Rant to feature voicemail, call waiting, call forwarding, caller ID as well as speakerphone with voice recognition. It also has the ability to support micro SD card of up to 16GB. The Samsung mobile can store 600 phonebook entries, downloadable games, music ringtones and wallpapers. Besides all these features, the handset also comprises of calendar, to do list, voice-memo recorder, alarm clock and calculator.
The Samsung Rant can be picked up from the official Boost Mobile website complete with free shipping when it releases on May 19, 2010 for a price of $149.99. It will also soon be available at Boost Mobile retail stores and other wireless dealer locations.