Samsung has announced Samsung i550 mobile phone which is a Candybar style Triband GSM and 3G capable mobile phone which features 256K colors display, integrated 3.15 Megapixel camera with video recording, microSD memory slot, GPRS, EDGE, 3G HSDPA, BUilt-in GPS receiver and MP3 Media Player plus FM Radio.
The Samsung i550 is tri-band GSM 900 / GSM 1800 / GSM 1900 network ready and offers 3G functionality over HDSPA 2100 network.Â The i550 is equipped with large 2.3-inch 265K colors capable, QVGA TFT screen having 240 x 320 pixels screen resolution. The screen allows up to 11 text lines with 4 lines reserved for service needs.
The new Samsung i550 mobile phone sports touch sensitive keys that allows access to all the features of the handset in easy and effortless manner.
The Samsung i550 mobile phone is equipped with 150-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 (64 channels) ringtones and MP3 ringtones, Samsung i550 mobile phone offers almost unlimited entries phonebook with Photo call and upto a month long calls records.
Weighting just about 109 gms, the Samsung i550 mobile phone features a single integrated 3.15 Megapixels digital camera with maximum still picture resolution of 2048 x 1536 pixels and it offers Autofocus, 4X digital zoom and built-in LED flash light. The Samsung i550 phone allows picture storage in standard JPEG format in handset memory or in extended memory and the digital camera also offers Photo effects and option for Photo quality settings while shooting still pictures.
The Stylish Samsung i550 mobile phone is also capable of records video with sound in QCIF resolution at 15fps offers quality images. Video recording and decoding formats in H.263, 3GPP, WMV and MPEG4 video formats. The Samsung i550 video playback supports WMV, MPEG4, 3GPP and H.263 Video Formats.
The Samsung i550 mobile phone is powered by Symbian OS 9.2 Series 60 OS and it comes with built-in GPS receiver with Google Maps software application preinstalled.
In addition, the Samsung i555 mobilephone has a powerful speakerphone is included to give users a hands-free comfort.
The Samsung i555 mobile phone also sports a built-in MP3 media player which which supports MP3, ACC, ACC+, eAAC+, WAV, MIDI and WMA music formats. Advanced Audio Distribution Profile (A2DP) Bluetooth for stereo sound allows listening to music on bluetooth compatible headset absolutely wire-free.
The Samsung i555 mobilephone allows downloading JAVA-enabled games, pictures, ringtones and other sounds, as well as text files using WAP 2.0 browse over GPRS or ultra fast 3G HSDPA 3/6 Mbps internet connection.
The Touch Sensitive keys equipped Samsung i550 mobilephone offers range of connectivity including Bluetooth v2.0 with A2DP, GPRS Class 10 – with upto 48 kbps speed, and EDGE Class 10 – with upto 236.8 kbps speed, 3G HSDPA connection with upto 3.6 Mbps speed. Another version of same phone viz. of Samsung i550w also offers integrated WiFi 802.11 b/g wilress connection for connecting to local LAN network in home or office.
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 i550 mobile phone handset offers USB v2.0/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. The user can send & receive emails using built-in email client which supports POP3, SMTP & IMAP4 email protocols.
The Samsung i550 offers email client software and document viewing software for Microsoft Excel, and MS Word, and PDF documents.
The Samsung i550 phone also features integrated FM Radio tuner with 20 station memory and auto-tuning feature.
Available in black and silver color, the Samsung i550 mobile phone is equipped with offers range of applications including Calendar, Scheduler, To do list, Clock, World time, Alarms, Currency Converter, Calculator, Memo Book, Stop Watch, and Count Down Timer.
The Samsung i550 mobile phone comes with Standard Li-Ion 1200 mAh battery which allows upto 350 hours of stand-by time and incredible 4 hours of talk time on full charge.
Samsung i550 Mobile Phone Features
- Tri-band: GSM 900 / GSM 1800 / GSM 1900 MHz and HSDPA 2100
- 256K Colors, 240 x 320 pixels, 2.3-inch QVGA TFT screen
- 150-MB internal memory (shared)
- microSD memory card, hot-swap functionality
- Unlimited entries phonebook with Photo call
- 3.15 Megapixel camera, 2048 x 1536 pixels resolution, 4x digital zoom, Autofocus, LED flash, Photo Effects
- Video recording, MPEG4, 3GPP and H.263 Video Formats
- Video Player, Supports WMV, MPEG4, 3GP and H.263 Video Formats
- Media Player supporting MP3, AAC, AAC+, eAAC+, WAV, MIDI, OGG, ASF and WMA audio file formats
- Polyphonic (64 channels) ringtones / MP3 ringtones
- GPRS Class 10, 32 – 48 kbps speed
- EDGE Class 10, 236.8 kbps speed
- 3G HSDPA, upto 3.6 Mbps
- Bluetooth v2.0 + A2DP
- USB v2.0 port
- FM Radio
- WAP 2.0, HTML (PocketIE)
- SMS, MMS, EMS, IM, Email
- WAP 2.0 Browser, NetFront Browser
- Document viewer, Microsoft Excel, Word, Powerpoint, PDF
- Integrated GPS Receiver, Google Maps
- Voice Memo
- PDF Viewer
- Built-in handsfree speakphone
- Java MIDP 2.0
- Voice Memo
- Colors – Black, Silver
- Applications – Calendar, Scheduler, To do list, Clock, World time, Alarms, Currency Converter, Calculator, Memo Book, Stop Watch, Count Down Timer
- Li-Ion 1200 mAh standard battery
Stand-by: Up to 350 hours
Talk time: Up to 4 hours
- Dimension: 115 x 53 x 13.8 mm
- Weight: 109 gms
The Samsung i550 mobile phone with 3.15 MP camera, MP3 player, FM Radio along with Bluetooth v2.0+A2DP wireless connectivity is available for Rs. 25,000 plus local taxes. Visit www.samsung.com/in for more details.