Samsung Stratosphere 4G LTE smartphone coming through Verizon Wireless on October 13

Samsung Stratosphere

Come October 13 and the Samsung Stratosphere 4G LTE smartphone will make its way out through Verizon Wireless. Launched today, the handset not only provides management options to business folks but also has number of choices to keep users entertained. The company touts it to be the first 4G LTE device from Verizon Wireless that’s equipped with a five-row QWERTY keyboard.

Those who are looking to replace their older Android smartphone may probably want to run over the specs of this Gingerbread powered device that has some decent features to look out for. Stratosphere comes embedded with a 4-inch Super AMOLED display powered by a 1GHz Cortex A8 Hummingbird processor.

Taking care of the corporate brigade, the Samsung Stratosphere 4G LTE includes Microsoft Exchange ActiveSync, Support for Cisco AnyConnect 2.1 SSL VPN and Sybase Afaria as well as encryption services. When it comes to business, this device can get things together to aid people who are constantly on the move. Users can indulge in photography with its 5-megapixel rear-facing camera that’s complete with autofocus and possesses 720p HD playback recording capabilities. Its secondary 1.3-megapixel camera can be used for chatting with family and friends or conferences.

This 4G LTE handset that proffers fast download speeds and its DLNA connectivity allows users to wirelessly connect with other DLNA enabled devices. It’s Wi-Fi and Bluetooth 3.0 enabled and is incorporated with Samsung Media Hub in addition to the Android Market access along with the varied Goggle services that users can enjoy. Additionally, it can also share a 4G connection with eight other gadgets and 3G connection with five devices, providing that they’re Wi-Fi enabled.

The Samsung Stratosphere 4G LTE will be available on October 13 through Verizon Wireless Communications Stores and online at for $149.99 after a $50 mail-in rebate and a new two-year customer agreement.