Samsung knows buyers of this device will be swayed by its build rather than its function. With that in mind, itís released a few details on its environmentally responsible components to keep passionate conservationists in the loop.

As well as its 84 per cent recycled body, key eco facts for the Restore include the fact it:

* only has low levels of environmentally sensitive materials (PVC, BFRs, Phthalates, Beryllium).
* itís powered by an Energy Star Version 2.0 charger (with standby power loss less than 3mW).
* its packaging is 100 per cent recyclable (even the box is printed with soy ink).

If you really wanted to swot up on responsible eco lifestyles the Restore also comes pre-loaded with Sprintís One Click Green tile. This gives you instant access to a number of eco tips.

Samsung Restore will be launching in the summer and will be available only from Sprint. It will retail for US$49.99 with a two-year service agreement, after a $50 mail-in rebate.

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