Canada's smart mobile carrier brings acclaimed Galaxy tradition to
students and other value-conscious mobile customers looking to tap into unlimited
TORONTO, Sept. 8, 2011 /CNW/ - Mobilicity today announced the launch of
the Samsung Galaxy Mini, bringing Samsung Galaxy's acclaimed tradition
of providing a superior Android smartphone experience to
Exclusive to Mobilicity in its markets, the Galaxy Mini packs a lot of
punch into its sleek, compact form - and priced at only $169.99, it is
available for a lot less than consumers might expect to pay for an
Android device with the same level of features and functionality.
Ideal for students and other budget-minded mobile users looking for a
reliable yet affordable smartphone to leverage Mobilicity's unlimited
data offering, the Galaxy Mini is powered by Android 2.2 Froyo
operating system (upgradable to Android 2.3 Gingerbread).
The new device features a user-friendly 3.14-inch touch screen and handy
built-in tools that make for enjoyable and productive usage. Quicktype
by Swype, for example, provides users with the fastest way to input
text onto a touch-screen device, while the intuitive interface TouchWiz
allows users to customize their home screen with widgets.
Galaxy Mini owners will also appreciate being able to create their own
mobile hotspots by turning the device into a wireless access point
connecting other Wi-Fi devices. Social networking enthusiasts will like
the Galaxy Mini's 3-megapixel camera, which makes it easy to upload
photographs and video directly to Facebook, Twitter or online photos
Today's announcement further demonstrates Mobilicity's commitment to
providing Canadian mobile consumers with unrivalled value and a quality
The Samsung Galaxy Mini is available at Mobilicity stores across Canada
and at mobilicity.ca.
About Mobilicity (DAVE Wireless)
Mobilicity, Canada's smart mobile carrier, was created to bring down the
cost of wireless with unlimited talk, text and data plans, affordable
North American coverage, plus popular handsets and smartphones -
without locking customers into contracts or charging extra or hidden
fees. Everything Mobilicity does adds up to a better wireless
experience, not an expensive one. NOW THAT'S SMART.
Formerly known as Data & Audio-Visual Enterprises Wireless Inc. (DAVE
Wireless), the company is led by Obelysk, a diversified Canadian
holding company, and Quadrangle Capital Partners, a global investor in
the telecommunications and media sectors. Mobilicity was named one of
Canada's Top 25 Up and Coming Information & Communication Technology
start-ups in 2010 by the Branham Group Inc. Further information about
Mobilicity can be found at www.mobilicity.ca.
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