US Cellular releases the Samsung Gem for $30

By | April 1st, 2011



US cellular will put this Android-powered touch screen phone on the market starting 1st April. With a really low price tag, it brings Android to the masses.It features a 3.2-inch touch screen display with protective glass that makes it anti-scratch, anti-smudge and anti-reflective.

samsung gem US Cellular releases the Samsung Gem for $30

It features great connectivity to social networking sites via Social Hub which allows you to update status, send messages and post photos right from your device. It also features an easily customizable home screen. It runs Android 2.2 on an 800 MHz processor and boasts a 3.2 megapixel camera and even has a geo-tagging feature thanks to an A-GPS feature. It also has an accelerometer and multi-touch Swype input support.

This device costs just $29.99 after an $80 Mail-in rebate, which is pretty impressive given its features. It is also available from Alltel, Bluegrass cellular and Verizon. For more details see the Samsung Gem product page