TELUS launches the Samsung R540

samsung_r540Telus has released another affordable flip phone to their line up – the R540 is what Samsung is calling a “renaissance phone”. This comes with a 1.3 MP camera (4x digital zoom) with video capabilities, Bluetooth, Speakerphone and a built-in MP3 player.

The overall dimension of the R540 is 92.46 x 47.00 x 17.53mm and is lightweight at 3.32 ounces. There are 2 displays to this beast: the external display is 1 inch and has a resolution of 96×96. The internal display is 2.1 inches with a resolution of 176 x 220. The most attractive feature about this phone is that it has dedicated music keys on the exterior so it will be easy to access your music. Also, very surprising about the R540 is that it can expandable up to 8 GB of memory with a microSD card.

This is available now on the following price plans:
3-year contract: $49.99
2-year contract: $149.99
1-year contract: $199.99
Outright: $249.99

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