Samsung Rogue and Intensity now available from Verizon Wireless

By on September 8, 2009 at 11:00 AM.

Samsung Rogue and Intensity now available from Verizon Wireless

Just like we told you late last month, the Samsung Rogue u960 and the Intensity u450 are now available from Verizon Wireless. The Rogue features a 3.1-inch 800×480 AMOLED touchscreen display, slide-out QWERTY keyboard, 3 megapixel camera with flash and camcorder, EV-DO Rev. A connectivity, microSDHC support, 3.5mm headphone jack, Bluetooth, GPS and Sammy’s TouchWiz interface with new social networking widgets. The Intensity is Samsung’s new entry level offering with a 2.1-inch 176×220 color display, side slide-out QWERTY keyboard, 1xRTT connectivity, 1.3 megapixel camera, Bluetooth, GPS, microSDHC support and a 2.5mm headset jack. The Rogue will set you a back $99.99 after a $100 mail-in rebate and 2-year contract. The Intensity in “Grey” (yes, according to VZW the color is Grey, like Lady Jane) is $29.99 after a $50 mail-in rebate and a 2-year contract while the Flamingo Red version is free after a $79.99 instant online discount.

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Everything you ever wanted to know about the Samsung Rogue

By on August 27, 2009 at 2:24 PM.

Everything you ever wanted to know about the Samsung Rogue

We already exclusively scooped the Samsung Rogue’s release date and pricing, and gave you a bunch of crispy live shots, so what more do you want? Ok, how about everything… Our posts covering the Rogue have been pretty hot topics, so we figured that we’d close the door on any remaining questions our readers might have. One of our trusty ninjas rained down a storm of documents on us, all focused on Verizon’s upcoming messaging monster. Basic specs be damned, these docs will give you every last detail you could possibly want. So, VZW fans, hit the jump for a larger version of the slide above along with nine more slides from Samsung’s carrier deck chocked full of everything you ever wanted to know about the u960 Rogue.

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Samsung Rogue and Intensity to hit Verizon on September 8th

By on August 26, 2009 at 8:00 AM.

Samsung Rogue and Intensity to hit Verizon on September 8th

Need a new phone to take to college that’s easy on the wallet and relatively easy on the eyes? Then perhaps we can interest you in two new Samsung feature phones that are all set to make their Big Red debut on September 8th. First up, the u960 Rogue, which features a touchscreen display, landscape-slider form factor, full-QWERTY keypad, 3 megapixel camera, GPS and EV-DO connectivity. Next is the u450 Intensity, which has a sliding QWERTY keypad, 1.3 megapixel camera and Bluetooth. The cost? $99.99 after a $100 mail-in rebate for the Rogue and $29.99 after a $50 mail-in rebate for the Intensity, both on a 2-year contract.

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Samsung Rogue arriving in stores, launching soon

By on August 22, 2009 at 1:30 PM.

Samsung Rogue arriving in stores, launching soon

It looks like all you Samsung Glyde fans who have struggled through the handset’s touchscreen issues will soon have another Sammy to complain about drool over. Looking quite sharp with its black and silver exterior, the Samsung Rogue sports a touchscreen display, qwerty keyboard, Bluetooth, GPS, a 3 megapixel camera and EV-DO Rev. A support. According one of our trusty ninjas, Rogue shipments are arriving in Verizon stores now for a launch that is imminent. Hit the jump for a few more closeups and keep those fingers crossed in hopes that this Samsung slider is free of the issues that have plagued similar offerings.

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