Perfect for those looking for a handset with simple features and functionality, the slim Samsung Knack flip-phone from Verizon offers an ergonomic design that feels great in your hand and slips easily into your pocket. A great choice for easy on-the-go voice communication, the Knack also keeps you connected via SMS text messaging. Other features include a speakerphone for handsfree calling, dedicated 911 and In Case of Emergency (ICE) keys, included charging cradle, bilingual interface (English/Spanish).
The Knack pairs perfectly with Verizon Wireless Nationwide 65 Plus calling plans, which include unlimited IN calling to 68.7 million Verizon Wireless customers, long distance, night and weekend allowances, and no domestic or roaming charges.
The Knack boasts a 2.2-inch internal screen with large text and number fonts, a simplified user interface and messaging communication. A large keypad with distinctive tactile contrast allows you to easily find the correct number on the dial pad, and it also comes with dedicated keys for quick access to Emergency 911 (E911), speakerphone, voice mail, voice commands and In Case of Emergency (ICE). You can program the ICE button with three personalized contacts that first responders can easily find in the event of an emergency.
The exterior of this clamshell phone includes a secondary monochrome LCD screen that displays current time, signal strength, and battery life (but not incoming calls). The left side of the phone includes a volume rocker, while the right side includes a charger port, voice dialing control button, and 2.5mm headset jack popout port--each of which has a different color (red, silver and blue, respectively) for ease of use. The phone has an internal 32 MB memory (not expandable), which can store up to 500 contact entries with multiple numbers per entry (up to 4). While it doesn't support caller groups, you can assign a number to a specified ringtone.
ther features include:
- Adjustable font size: Allows you to increase the size of text for greater visibility
- Organizer tools: Calendar, alarm (with snooze), calculator, tip calculator, unit converter
- Vibrate and silent modes
- Embedded 32-chord polyphonic ringtones
- Speaker-independent voice dialing
- T9 predictive text entry
- TTY capable
- Hearing Aid compatibility = M4/T4
The Samsung Knack weighs 3.63 ounces and measures 3.78 x 2.01 x 0.74 inches. It runs on the 850/1900 MHz CDMA/CDMA2000 1xRTT frequencies.