Call Captain Planet, the eco-friendly Samsung Replenish has gone official. The phone for friends of the earth isn’t your average Android device. Made from recycled plastic and shipped in Mother Nature-approved packaging, the Replenish features a 2.8-inch touch screen and QWERTY keyboard in a candy bar design. The device meets Sprint’s Eco Criteria for sustainability and energy management and gets an optional solar battery charger, both convenient to our planet and those far from a conventional electrical outlet). The Android 2.2 device gets the exclusive Sprint ID Green Pack filled with information and tools for a more earth-conscious lifestyle.
Not only is the phone friendly on the earth, but it is friendly on the pocket at a mere $49.99 on a new two-line contract. As a special offer, Sprint is waving the $10 premium data fee. The press release is a long one, head over to Sprint’s newsroom to read up on the device and the carrier’s commitment to being green.