Telus has come out just in time for the holiday season with the Samsung R500 flip phone. This phone has the ability for the user to change the faceplate (red and blue) cover and has the basics that every entry phone should, including a 1.3 megapixel camera, microSD expansion, multimedia player, and Bluetooth connectivity. Telus is loading up on the marketing of this devise and includintg Telus’ suite of mobile services : Telus Mobile Music, Telus Mobile Radio, and Windows Live Messenger.
Even more amazing is that Telus is giving the customers something to talk about by selling R500 for $49.99 with a three-year contract or $249.99 outright.
- Watch Streaming TV, or Listen To Streaming Radio
- Advanced Bluetooth Wireless Technology With Streaming Stereo Music Support
- Built-in MP3 Music Player
- 1.3 Megapixel Digital Camera Takes Print-quality Stills
- Record Video Clips And Share With Friends
- Expandable Memory Card To Store Your Songs, Pictures and Videos
- Onboard GPS Supports Location Based Services And Turn-by-turn Directions
“Mobile phones are more than a way for Canadians to talk to each other. They are an extension of personal style and a way to stay entertained wherever you are. The Samsung R500 is a reflection of this evolution in communications with its access to SPARK entertainment and messaging services and interchangeable faceplates,” said David Neale, TELUS senior vice-president of Products and Services.