Samsung has announced the forthcoming launch of the Samsung SGH-T749 Highlight for T-Mobile.
The phone which was previously reported on by PhoneNews.com features the TouchWiz user interface, quadband GSM/EDGE and dual-band 1700/2100MHz UMTS/HSDPA data access, 3.0 megapixel camera with video recorder, media player and a microSDHC expansion slot.
The Highlight also features Bluetooth, GPS support via A-GPS and T-Mobile Navigator, T-Mobile’s improved web2go Internet services which feature a new touchscreen supported user interface for one finger control, accelerometer for automatic screen rotation from portait to landscape with full suppoert for either orientation and speakerphone.
The Highlight will cost $150 after rebates with new agreement and will be available starting Wednesday.
Update: T-Mobile has launched the phone for $329.99 full retail, or $199.99 before an additional $50 mail-in rebate, bringing the total to $149.99.