Samsung E490 Mobile Phone

The Samsung E490 mobile phone is a Clamshell design tri-band GSM mobile phone which features 56K colors display, integrated 1.3 Megapixel camera with 4x digital zoom and video recording, microSD memory slot, GPRS, EDGE, and MP3 Media Player.

samsung-e490-mobile-phoneThe tri-band GSM 900 / GSM 1800 / GSM 1900 network ready Samsung E490 mobile phone is equipped with 1.7-inch 65K colors capable, QVGA TFT main screen having 176 x 220 pixels screen resolution. It also sports 32 x 8 mm external secondary monochrome display having 128 x 32 pixels resolution.

Weighting just about 83 gms, the Clamsheel style Samsung E490 mobile phone features a single integrated 1.3 Megapixels digital camera with 1280 x 1024 pixels image resolution and it offers 4X digital zoom and built-in LED flash light. It allows picture storage in standard JPEG format in handset memory or in extended memory. In addition, the digital camera also offers Photo effects option while shooting still pictures.

The Stylish Clamsheel design Samsung E490 mobile phone also can records live video with sound in 176 x 146 pixels QCIF resolution at 15fps offers quality images. Video recording and decoding formats in H.263, 3GPP and MPEG4 video formats. The Samsung E490 video playback supports MPEG4, 3GPP and H.263 Video Formats.

The Samsung E490 mobile phone comes with 4 free changeable covers that enable changing the look of the phone to suit user’s style. For example sport scarlet red to radiate elegance, silver for cool sophistication, indigo blue for the corporate look and glam gold to let your spirit shine through.

The Samsung E490 mobile handset is armed with ‘mobile tracker‘ feature that helps users track their phone in case they happen to lose it. In an event of being lost, stolen or misplaced, the Mobile Tracker feature sends an SMS prompt to a pre-determined number whenever the SIM card is changed thus improving chances of recovering the handset.

Also another unique feature of Samsung E490 mobile phone is SOS Message that sends an SMS alert, like a silent alarm, in case of emergency when one need help.

In addition, the Samsung E490 mobilephone has a powerful speakerphone is included to give users a hands-free comfort.

The Samsung E490 mobile phone also sports a built-in MP3 media player which which supports MP3, ACC, ACC+, eAAC+, WAV, MIDI and WMA music formats.

The Samsung E490 mobile phone allows downloading JAVA-enabled games, pictures, ringtones and other sounds, as well as text files using WAP 2.0 browse over GPRS internet connection.

Clamshell designed Samsung E490 mobile phone comes with 25-MB of internal shared memory and it supports microSD memory card (upto 2-GB) with hot-swap functionality for external memory with virtually limitless storage capacity.

Supporting Polyphonic (40 channels) ringtones and MP3 ringtones, Samsung E490 offers upto 1000 entries phonebook with Photo call and 20 dialed, 20 received, 20 missed calls records.

The Touch Sensitive keys equipped Samsung E490 mobilephone offers range of connectivity including Bluetooth v1.1, GPRS Class 10 – with upto 48 kbps speed and EDGE Class 10 – with upto 236.8 kbps speed.

EDGE network connection allows ultra fast data transmissions, and faster downloads and file transfers. Bluetooth technology enables communication with other Bluetooth compatible devices and gadgets such as color printers, PDAs and laptops for instant sync-ups, data transfer and print jobs in a flash.

For wired access, Samsung E490 mobile phone handset offers USB v1.1 for conventional hook-ups. MMS and EMS is a breeze with JAVA technology and WAP 2.0 providing easy access to a wide range of content and applications.

Available in Red, Black, and Silver colors, the Samsung E490 mobile phone is equipped with range of applications including Calendar, Scheduler, Clock, World time, Alarms, Currency Converter, Calculator, Memo Book, Stop Watch, and Count Down Timer.

Samsung E490 mobile phone comes with Standard Li-Ion 850 mAh battery which allows upto 210 hours of stand-by time and incredible 4 hours of talk time on full charge.


Samsung E490 Mobile Phone Features

  • Tri-band: GSM 900 / GSM 1800 / GSM 1900
  • 65K Colors, 176 x 220 pixels, 1.7-inch QVGA TFT screen
  • Secondary Monochrome display, 128 x 32 pixels, 32 x 8 mm size
  • 25-MB internal memory (shared)
  • microSD memory card, hot-swap functionality
  • 1000 entries phonebook with Photo call
  • 200 SMS Memory
  • 20 dialed, 20 received, 20 missed calls records
  • 1.3 Megapixel camera, 1280 x 1024 pixels resolution, 4x digital zoom, LED flash, Photo Effects
  • Video recording, 176 x 146 pixels QCIF
  • Media Player supporting MP3, AAC, AAC+, eAAC+, WAV, MIDI and WMA audio file formats
  • Polyphonic (40 channels) ringtones / MP3 ringtones
  • GPRS Class 10, 32 – 48 kbps speed
  • Bluetooth v1.1
  • USB v2.0 port
  • WAP 2.0 Browser
  • Built-in handsfree speakphone
  • Java MIDP 2.0
  • Voice Memo
  • Colors – Red, Silver, Black
  • Applications – Organizer, Calendar, Alarms, Calculator, Clock, Unit Convertor
  • Li-Ion 850 mAh standard battery
    Stand-by: Up to 210 hours
    Talk time: Up to 4 hours
  • Dimension: 94.7 x 49.6 x 16.4 mm
  • Weight: 85 gms

The Samsung E490 mobile phone with 1.3 MP camera, FM Radio, and MP3 player along with Blurtooth v2.0+A2DP wireless connectivity is available for Rs. 4,100/- (plus taxes) with one year standard warranty. Visit for more details.

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