By Edward Cardenas
SOUTHFIELD (CBS Detroit) – The next generation of Samsung smart phones will be rolled out in the coming weeks, and AT&T is taking orders for both the Samsung Galaxy Note 4 and Samsung Galaxy Alpha.READ MORE: Hispanic Heritage Month: Mexicantown Through Artist Eyes
AT&T and Samsung announced Monday that the Samsung Galaxy Alpha will be available starting Sept. 26 online at in AT&T retail stores.
“The Samsung Galaxy Alpha marries sleek, premium design with all of the great features and Samsung technology that you have come to expect from a Galaxy product,” said Jeff Bradley, senior vice president – Devices, AT&T, in a release.READ MORE: United Airlines Facing Record $1.9 Million Fine For Extended Delays
According to a release, the Galaxy Alpha features a slim, metal frame with a 4.7-inch screen, a 2.5GHz Quad Core processor and up to 32GB of storage. The Alpha also has 12MP rear-facing camera and a 2.1MP front-facing camera; an Ultra Power Saving Mode where a 10 percent charge will allow user to receive calls and texts for up to 24 hours and Samsung’s S Health app.4 which allows users to track steps, challenge friends, earn medals and receive on-demand nutrition tips.
The phone is available in charcoal black, dazzling white and frosted gold. For information and pricing, visit AT&T’s website.
AT&T is also now taking pre-orders for the new Samsung Galaxy Note 4, with shipping expected to start Oct. 14. A date for retail sales has not been released. The new Note phone features 5.7-inch display, a 16MP rear-facing camera with optical image stabilization, 2.7GHz Quad Core processor and 3,220mAh removable battery.MORE NEWS: Ford Recalls Mustang Mach-E For Windshield, Sunroof Issues
The phone will be available in charcoal black and frost white. For information about the pricing, visit the AT&T website.