Samsung IP-830w is launched by Sprint. This dual-mode phone is based on the Samsung i730 but sports a GSM radio instead of WiFi to allow for worldwide roaming. The handset has a slide style design and a full QWERTY keyboard.
Features of the Samsung IP-830w include:
- Dual mode CDMA + GSM (quadband)
- Windows Mobile 5.0
- EV-DO highspeed data
- QWERTY keyboard
- QVGA display with 262k colors
- SD I/O slot
- GoodLink email
Sprint is selling the IP-830w already for $599 after $150 in instant savings and a 2-year service agreement.