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Samsung Ready To Take Blinders Off Solstice II on AT&T

AT&T will start selling the Samsung Solstice II, a new quick-messaging device, this Sunday, Nov. 7. Its aimed at the avid social networker in the family, but offers a number of other features for what seems to be a pretty reasonable price of $29.99.

The Solstice II is a follow-up to the original Solstice, which was released more than a year ago. The Solstice II has a 3-inch touchscreen and features what Samsung calls its unique TouchWiz 2.0 user interface, which offers one-touch access to frequently used applications and social networks. The Solstice II comes with a 2.0 megapixel camera, AT&T Social Net, AT&T Navigator for turn-by-turn directions, AT&T Music and Radio and mobile e-mail and more.

Other features include:

  • Threaded Text Messaging
  • Multiple Messaging Options (SMS, MMS, Video Messaging and Instant Messaging)
  • AT&T AppCenter
  • Mobile Web Browser
  • aGPS Navigation with AT&T Navigator and AllSport GPS
  • AT&T Music and Radio
  • My Cast Weather
  • PicDial
  • Star Tweets
  • Vlingo Speech-to-Text Functionality
  • Preloaded and downloadable games
  • Video Share
  • MobiTV and MobiVJ
  • Bluetooth 2.1 Technology

The Solstice II will be available in AT&T retail stores and for sale online.


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