AT&T on Wednesday announced its first Android-powered slider smartphone for its prepaid GoPhone service. The Samsung Galaxy Appeal offers a 3.2-inch display with a 480 x 320-pixel resolution, 512MB of RAM, 1.8GB of onboard storage, a microSD card slot for adding up to 32GB of additional storage, an 800MHz Qualcomm MSM7225A processor, a 3-megapixel camera and support for up to 7 hours of talk time thanks to its 1,300mAh battery. The phone is made out of 80-percent recycled material, too.
The Galaxy Appeal will make its debut in Walmart stores on June 5th and will be available in AT&T GoPhone distribution channels on July 15th for $149.99 without a contract. AT&T’s GoPhone prepaid plans include 1GB of data for $25 per month, 200MB for $15 per month or 50MB of data for $5 per month and each is available with AT&T’s $50 unlimited talk and text or $25 unlimited text and 250 minute plans.