Verizon gets Samsung Alias 2
The Alias 2 messaging phones features a cool "E link" keyboard.
Samsung announced on Monday the third generation of its dual-hinged
Its biggest attraction is an "E Ink" keyboard that changes according to user needs. When you open the phone vertically, the buttons shows only a numeric keypad for dialing. But when you open it horizontally, the buttons morph into a full QWERTY keyboard. Other controls, such as the navigation arrows and the soft keys, also change positions.
The effect is similar to the Moto's
Other changes from the SCH-U740 include a 2-megapixel camera and support for corporate e-mail syncing through RemoSync. You'll also find
The Alias 2 is available May 11 for $79.99 with a $50 mail-in rebate. We should have a review model in the next few days.