Verizon has begun selling the Samsung Glyde (originally announced here).  It’s available directly from Verizon’s online shop for $199.99 with a 2 year contract.  The Glyde, unlike the LG Voyager, offers “True Internet” browsing, V Cast, GPS navigation and a slide out full QWERTY keyboard; there’s also the touch screen as well.


  • EVDO Connectivity
  • 4.09 x 1.97 x .7 inches (w/ battery)
  • 2.8″ touchscreen
  • 240×440 Pixel display with 262k colors
  • 4.13oz with standard battery
  • 210 minutes talk time and 250 hours standby
  • Bluetooth 2 (headset, serial port dial up networking, advanced audio distrubution, etc)
  • 2.0 Megapixel video/camera
  • Alarm clock, calendar, scheduler, world clock, calculator stop watch
  • 500 phone book entries
  • Speakerphone

Available here.

Christen Costa

Grew up back East, got sick of the cold and headed West. Since I was small I have been pushing buttons - both electronic and human. With an insatiable need for tech I thought "why not start a blog focusing on technology, and use my dislikes and likes to post on gadgets."