PHOTOS: Samsung's Ativ Odyssey

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Photo: Dylan Love

Samsung’s Ativ Odyssey is the company’s first US phone that runs Window Phone 8.It’s a very basic smartphone that we weren’t too sold on, but, hey, maybe you’ll like it anyway.

Here's the lock screen

Swiping up on it reveals the interface

The volume button and SD card slot appear on the left side

And the camera and power button are on the right

And of course a USB port for charging and syncing

It's got a decent camera in the back that'll work nicely as a point-and-shoot

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