This page contains Smartphone devices recommended by Telephone Services. We suggest that Smartphone users sign up for an unlimited data plan along with their cellular phone service (additional $23.00 per month for unlimited data). Upgrades for any PDA devices less than two years old requires Division Director approval.
iPhone 5 - (16 GB; International Capable; 4G Data Service; Integrated GPS)*
Includes: built-in battery, charger, USB sync cable, docking cradle and wired earpiece.
* All requests for the 32 GB version require Division Director approval.
$199 for 16 GB; $299 for 32 GB (before procurement burden
and $25 processing fee)
MAC OS X (Windows compatible)
4" diagonal 1136-by-640 Retina display
UTMS/HSPPA: 850/1900/2100 MHz
WiFi 802.11b/g for up to broadband speeds,
GSM/GPRS up to 2 MB
16 GB flash memory
up to 8 hours
up to 28 days
4.87" x 2.31" x. 0.30"
Samsung Galaxy S III (International Capable)
Includes: battery, charger, USB sync cable.
$199.99 (before procurement burden and $25 processing fee)
Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich
4.8" 1280x720 HD Super AMOLED color screen
Data: Tri-band domestic UMTS/HSDPA - 850/1900 MHz
Voice: Quad-band GSM/GPRS/EDGE - 850/900/1800/1900 MHz
802.11 B/G WiFi
up to 15 MBps on LTE
MicroSD (up to 64 GB)
Windows XP, Vista
up to 8 hours
up to 8.3 days
5.38 x 2.78 x 0.39 inches
Verizon Wireless: (Note: Verizon Wireless PDA/Smart Phones can be used as WiFi hotspots, however voice and data cannot be used at the same time.)