AT&T and Samsung have announced the pending availability of the
a717 3G clamshell and a727 3G candy bar phone in a press release today.
Both phones are derivatives of the
Ultra 12.9 and Ultra 8.9 respectively.
Both phones feature support for AT&T’s new Video Share service,
Mobile Music, AT&T Video, MobiTV, MobiRadio,
quadband GSM (850/900/1800/1900), dualband W-CDMA (HSDPA/UMTS
850/1900), microSD expansion, a 2.0 megapixel camera with video
recording on the a717, and a 1.3 megapixel camera with video recording
on the a727.
The a717 will launch on June 4th at a cost of $149.99 after a new 2
year contract and $50 mail in rebate with the a727 expected to launch
soon after at a cost of $99.99 after a new 2 year contract and $50 mail