T659 Slides in Silently


While the rest of you are patiently awaiting the latest Android news, Samsung and T-Mobile teamed up to bring another phone to the lineup unnoticed.  They are calling it a functional compact slider for the cost conscious customer that combines easy-to-use platform with high quality features, including support for multiple messaging and multimedia features at 3G speeds.  Here is a short list of specs:

· Stylish slider with metallic finish

· Web enabled at 3G speed and HSDPA capable

· 2 Megapixel camera and video with multi shot & 2.5x digital zoom

· MP3 player

· Bluetooth enabled

· Up to 16GB expandable memory slot

· Multiple Messaging Options: Email, Audio Postcard, Instant Messaging, Picture Messaging, Video Messaging, Text Messaging, Predictive Text T9

· RSS reader

· A-GPS with TeleNav

· Personal Organizer: Alarm, Calculator, Calendar, Currency Converter, Memo, To Do List, Phone Book

· Display: 2.2 inches, 240 x 320 pixels, 262 TFK display

· 4.06  x 1.93  x 0.59 inches; 3.28 ounces

This rather feature rich mid range slider will set you back $69.99 with a two-year service agreement and $50 MIR.  More pictures after the break and leave your thoughts in the comments!