This weekend saw the launch of a trio of new Android smartphones for Sprint. The carrier has officially launched the Galaxy Nexus, LG Viper and Optimus Elite. Beginning first with the Galaxy Nexus, this one comes priced at $199.99. The remaining two handsets, the LG Viper is $99.99 and the Optimus Elite is priced at $29.99. And just to make the mention, all of those prices assume a two-year agreement.
Otherwise, as for the specs, again beginning first with the Galaxy Nexus. This one brings a 4.65-inch touchscreen, dual-core 1.2GHz processor, 1GB of RAM, 32GB of internal storage, an 1850 mAh battery, 1.3 megapixel front-facing camera, 5 megapixel rear-facing camera and Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich.
The LG Viper is running Android 2.3 Gingerbread (is upgradeable to 4.0) and sporting features to include a 4-inch display, dual-core 1.2GHz processor, 1GB of RAM, 4GB of internal storage, a microSD card slot, VGA quality front-facing camera and a 5 megapixel rear-facing camera.
The LG Optimus Elite. This handset is also running Android 2.3 Gingerbread. The Optimus Elite is sporting a 3.5 inch (320 x 480) touchscreen along with an 800MHz processor, 512MB of RAM, 4GB of internal storage, a microSD card slot and a 5 megapixel rear-facing camera.
And lastly, all three handsets have NFC (Near Field Communications) with the Galaxy Nexus having support for Google Wallet.