19 Apr '11, 7pm

Review: Samsung Replenish for Sprint

Review: Samsung Replenish for Sprint

The Samsung Replenish for Sprint isn’t the first phone on the market boasting eco-friendly components. But unlike its “green” predecessors, the Replenish is a true smartphone complete with 3G and Wi-Fi capabilities, and it’s the first U.S. phone with a solar battery charging option. If you’re in the market for an “eco phone,” it’s a great deal. But how does it stack up against other smartphones? Design My first impression when holding the Replenish in my hand is that it just feels good, as it’s extremely lightweight for a smartphone – just 4.1 ounces. As for appearance, it’s not your typical treehugger phone. It’s downright sexy. And that’s high praise considering that 82 percent of the device is made from recyclable materials. To the touch, its backing feels similar to rubber, but it’s actually a durable recycled plastic. That said, its front is completely different – the...

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