6/24/2008 4:41:00 PM
Samsung's gold plated handset for Russian Olympic team
A gold plated Samsung has been announced as the official mobile phone for the Russian Olympic team.
The Olympic Edition Samsung D780, which is nearly as bright as the Olympic torch, is covered in gold plate and has the Olympic Games logo on its rear. The price of the handset has yet to be announced, but it’s anticipated that it will be on the expensive side.
The device has EDGE and GPRS for data transfer use, and it features slots for two Sim cards to help users divide their calls between business and personal.
It also has a built-in two megapixel camera phone and a microSD slot.