Liked that Galaxy S 4G we just showed you chowing down on tapas out in Barcelona? Well, take heart, T-Mobile subscribers: your Vibrant replacement with HSPA+ support and video calling capability has just been assigned a February 23rd release date for $149.99 on contract. We've known for some time that it'd be released in February, granted, but look at it this way: they're pushing it out a full five days before they'd absolutely have to in order to stay true to their word. If you're feeling tempted, given Sammy's track record, just be sure you're comfortable with the idea that you might be on Froyo for a while.
Update: T-Mobile says the price was a mistake, and it'll actually cost $200 after rebate.
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Galaxy S 4G Available February 23
Bellevue, Wash. - Feb. 14, 2011 PST
The Galaxy S 4G is T-Mobile's first smartphone capable of delivering theoretical peak download speeds of up to 21 Mbps and will become the fastest smartphone running on America's Largest 4G Network™ on February 23. Exclusively from T-Mobile, the Galaxy S 4G offers enhanced mobile experiences and unparalleled entertainment including mobile HD TV through T-Mobile TV, the ACADEMY AWARD® Nominated film INCEPTION, and T-Mobile Video Chat powered by Qik™ - delivered at 4G speeds on its 4-inch Super AMOLED touch screen display.
The Galaxy S 4G is expected to be available from T-Mobile for $149.99 with qualifying plan with Unlimited Web on two-year service agreement after instant and mail-in-rebates for a limited time. Taxes and fees additional.
The Galaxy S 4G will be available nationwide through T-Mobile retail stores, online at http://www.t-mobile.com, at select third-party dealers, and at leading national retailers including Best Buy, Costco, RadioShack, Sam's Club, Target Mobile locations and Walmart. Pricing may vary at independent dealers and national retailers.
Customers can visit http://galaxy-s.t-mobile.com/4G for more information.