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Tracfone Launches Its First Android Smartphone

TracFone, the prepaid carrier, is all set to launch its first Android smart phone. The brand under which the phone will be launched is Straight Talk and it is provided at Walmart. The new device is an offshoot of Samsung Galaxy Prevail. It is called Galaxy Precedent and is for Boost Mobile. The date of the launch is yet to be clarified but the device will enter the market this September. The Galaxy Precedent will be an entry-level device powered by the Android technology. The hardware of Galaxy Precedent is the same as that of Galaxy Prevail. The major features of the device are a 2 mega pixel camera, 2.3 inch display and the operating system is Android 2.2 Froyo. As of now Galaxy Prevail is being sold for $180.