Samsung announces at CTIA Wireless 2006 a new slider phone T709 for the U.S market. The phone is a UMA (Unlicensed Mobile Access) Phone which means it can switch between GSM and WiFi network automatically and it is the first phone in the US to feature UMA. The Samsung T709 is also a tri-band GSM 850/1800/1900 MHz phone with EDGE capabilities
It also features a 262k colour TFT screen, a 1.3 MegaPixel camera with digital zoom, MP3 Player. It is only 22mm thick.