Samsung Ativ Odyssey pictures appear

Official-looking renders put Samsung's Windows Phone 8 device in clearer focus, but reveal little about what features the phone will have or when it will go on sale.

The first clear look at Verizon's upcoming Samsung Ativ Odyssey. Twitter (evleaks)

A pair of likely photos of the Samsung Ativ Odyssey have surfaced online, thanks to reputable Twitter source @evleaks.

First announced last month , the Windows Phone 8 handset is expected to arrive at Verizon's doorstep in December, but the exact timing remains murky.

Details for the Ativ Odyssey have yet to be formally announced; rumors suggest it could feature a dual-core 1.5GHz Snapdragon S4 processor with an Adreno 225GPU. As indicated by these images, we can see that the handset will support Verizon's 4G LTE network and feature a microSD expansion card slot.

The early photos also make the case that the Ativ Odyssey will be a smaller version of the Samsung Ativ S . Should the internal hardware match up, Verizon customers might look forward to a rear-facing 8-megapixel camera with autofocus and an LED flash, a 1.9-megapixel front-facing camera, and NFC.

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