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Hands-on Samsung Intercept (Virgin Mobile) (photos)

Virgin Mobile is the second carrier to receive the Samsung Intercept, an entry-level Android phone.

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Double take

This isn't deja vu. Virgin Mobile USA is the second carrier to get the Samsing Intercept; Sprint was the first.
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Android 2.1

The Android 2.1 is an entry-level smartphone that Virgin Mobile USA will be offering in its prepaid lineup.
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Threes and twos

It has a 3.2-inch touch screen, a 3.2 megapixel camera, and accepts 32GB in expandable storage.
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In profile

The Intercept felt comfortable in the hand, and we like its pocket-size portability, although it makes for slightly cramped touch-screen navigation.

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