Samsung’s Gigaherz class, Android-powered Galaxy S line of smartphones will be available on all four major U.S. wireless carriers this week. Verizon Wireless and Samsung announced the Fascinate will be available on Sept 8 online and following day in stores for $199 after rebate and two-year service contract.
Fascinate is powered by Android 2.1 with Samsung’s TouchWiz 3.0 user interface, is driven by 1GHz Cortex A8 Hummingbird processor, and has 4″ Super AMOLED touchscreen. In most respects, the device is is identical to Vibrant, except it is equipped with Verizon-compatible CDMA radios.
Samsung is releasing a Galaxy S device on the top six wireless carriers in the United States, and the addition of the Fascinate completes the “big four.”