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Verizon Wireless officially announces the Samsung Omnia

Updated Dec 19th, 2018 6:09PM EST

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We showed you some spy shots and leaked both the release date and the pricing – now it is time to put an end to these pre-launch rumors and let Verizon have its turn. On Tuesday, Verizon Wireless officially announced the Samsung Omnia. Confirming what we had already leaked, the Samsung Omnia will be available online and via telesales starting on November 26th and will make its in-store debut on December 8th. The Omnia will retail for $249 after a $70 MIR with a 2-year contract. Hit the jump for a quick rundown of the specs.

Verizon Wireless Samsung Omnia specs:

  • CDMA 800/1900 with 1xRTT/1xEV-DO rev.0/1xEV-DO rev.A
  • 3.2″ touchscreen with 240 x 400 resolution
  • 128 MB RAM / 256 MB ROM
  • 5MP camera camera and camcorder with flash and zoom
  • GPS with VZ Navigator capability
  • Wi-Fi (802.11 b/g)
  • Bluetooth 2.0
  • 8GB built-in memory with microSD/microSDHC expansion
  • TV Out
  • FM Radio with RDS
  • DivX/XviD playback
  • Opera 9.5
  • Access to VZAppZone – downloadable games, ringtones, wallpapers and more
  • Windows Mobile 6.1 Professional with TouchWiz
  • Dimensions: 4.41” (l) x 2.24” (w) x 0.52” (d) with standard battery
  • Weight: approximately 4.34 ounces
  • Usage time: up to 346 minutes with standard battery
  • Standby time: up to 464 hours with standard battery