Samsung ATIV S + nfc announced

Samsung ATIV S with NFC chip

Samsung Ativ S nfc enabled windows 8 phone
Samsung ATIV S with NFC technology, and nowhere the word optional.
Everybody surprised, Samsung announced the first Windows 8 phone before Nokia.
Samsung introduces “ATIV”, the new brand for its Windows-based devices.
– 1.5 GHz dual-core processor
– 4.8 inch (121.9mm ) HD Super AMOLED
– Windows Phone 8
– NFC technology

Rumor; for T-Mobile USA.
Update, No not available at 4 big US carriers.
Update dec.’12; In Canada at several carriers.
Update, The similar Ativ S neo, August ’13 at Sprint.
The Ativ S is not approved, by visa or mastercard, for nfc payments.
July ’13; ATIV Beam app is available for NFC enabled Samsung Windows phones. You can share pictures, documents, music, and videos by tapping to an NFC-capable android device. “compatible with all android devices and Samsung Windows phone devices


1.5 GHz dual-core Qualcomm Krait processor

4.8 inch (121.9mm ) HD Super AMOLED

Windows Phone 8

16/32GB User memory + 1GB RAM
microSD (SDXC support)

137.2 x 70.5 x 8.7 mm, 135g

Main(Rear): 8 Megapixel Auto Focus Camera with LED Flash
Sub(Front): 1.9 Megapixel VT Camera

Codec: H.263, H.264, WMV, MP4, M4V, MOV
Full HD(1080p) Playback & Recording

Codec: MP3, WMA, MP4, M4A, AAC
3.5mm Ear Jack

Sharing Features
Tap + Send (File sharing with NFC and BT/Wi-Fi)
Samsung Family Story

Content Features & Services
Samsung ChatOn mobile communication service
Samsung Hub
– Music Hub *
– Media Hub* (US only)
Samsung Zone (in Windows Phone Marketplace)
Photo Editor
Mini Diary
Now (Daily Briefing)


Bluetooth® 3.0
USB 2.0
Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n (2.4 & 5 GHz), Wi-Fi Direct, Wi-Fi Channel Bonding
3.5mm earjack

Proximity, Accelerometer, Geomagnetic, Ambient Light, Gyroscope

Standard battery, Li-ion 2,300mAh

HSPA+ 42Mbps 850/900/1900/2100MHz
EDGE/GPRS 850/900/1800/1900MHz

* The availability of each Samsung service may differ by country.

source; samsungmobilepress.com


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