Samsung has recently announced Samsung U600 mobile phone which is a slide-up design quad-band GSM smart phone which features 256K colors display, integrated 3.15 Megapixel camera with 4x digital zoom and video recording, microSD memory slot, GPRS, EDGE, FM Radio, MP3 Media Player and TV-Out port for direct connection to home TV.
The quad-band GSM 850 / GSM 900 / GSM 1800 / GSM 1900 network ready Samsung U600 mobile phone is equipped with large 2.2-inch 256K 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 U600 mobile phone sports touch sensitive keys that allows access to all the features of the handset in easy and effortless manner. This sleek phone is the quite slim at just 10.9 mm.
The Samsung U600 mobile phone comes with 60-MB of internal shared memory and it supports microSD memory card (upto 8-GB) with hot-swap functionality for external memory.
Supporting Polyphonic (64 channels) ringtones and MP3 ringtones, Samsung U600 mobile phone offers upto 1000 entries phonebook with Photo call and 30 dialed, 30 received, 30 missed calls records.
Weighting just about 81 gms, the Samsung U600 mobile phone features a single integrated 3.15 Megapixels digital camera with 2048 x 1536 pixels still image resolution and it offers Autofocus, 4X digital zoom and built-in LED flash light. The Samsung U600 phone allows picture storage in standard JPEG format in handset memory or in extended memory. In addition, the digital camera also offers Photo effects and option for Photo quality settings while shooting still pictures.
The Stylish and slim slide-up Samsung U600 mobile phone also can records up to an hour of video with sound in QCIF resolution at 15fps offers quality images. Video recording and decoding formats in H.263, 3GPP and MPEG4 video formats. The Samsung SGH-U600 video playback supports MPEG4, 3GPP and H.263 Video Formats.
In addition, the Samsung U600 phone also features integrated FM Radio tuner with 20 station memory and auto-tuning feature.
The Samsung SGH-U600 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.
In addition, the Samsung U600 mobilephone has a powerful speakerphone is included to give users a hands-free comfort.
Equipped with TV-out port, the Samsung U600 mobile phone also sports a built-in MP3 media player which which supports MP3, ACC, ACC+, eAAC+, WAV, MIDI, XMF, SMAF, 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 U600 allows downloading JAVA-enabled games, pictures, ringtones and other sounds, as well as text files using WAP 2.0 browse over GPRS internet connection or fast EDGE connection.
The Slideup Samsung U600 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.
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 connectivity, Samsung U600 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.
Available in Black, Soft White, Sapphire Blue, Crystal Blue, Platinum Silver, Copper Gold, and Garnet Red colors, the Samsung U600 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 U600 also offers email client software and document viewing software for Microsoft Excel, and MS Word, and PDF documents and it also features Business Card Reader capabilities.
The mobile phone comes with Standard Li-Ion 690 mAh battery which allows upto 250 hours of stand-by time and incredible 3 hours of talk time on full charge.
Samsung U600 Mobile Phone Features
- Quad-band: GSM 850 / GSM 900 / GSM 1800 / GSM 1900
- 256 colors, 240 x 320 pixels, 2.2-inch QVGA TFT screen
- 60-MB internal memory (shared)
- microSD memory card, Upto 8-GB, hot-swap functionality
- 1000 entries phonebook with Photo call
- 500 SMS Memory
- 30 dialed, 30 received, 30 missed calls records
- 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
- Bluetooth v2.0 + A2DP
- USB v2.0 port
- WAP 2.0, HTML (PocketIE)
- SMS, MMS, EMS, IM, Email
- WAP 2.0 Browser
- TV-Out Port
- Built-in handsfree speakphone
- Java MIDP 2.0
- Voice Memo
- Colors – White, Soft Black, Sapphire Blue, Crystal Blue, Platinum Silver, Copper Gold, Garnet Red
- Applications – Calendar, Scheduler, To do list, Clock, World time, Alarms, Currency Converter, Calculator, Memo Book, Stop Watch, Count Down Timer
- Document Viewers – MS Office, MS Power Point, PDF Reader
- Business Card Reader
- Li-Ion 690 mAh standard battery
Stand-by: Up to 250 hours
Talk time: Up to 3 hours
- Dimension: 103.5 x 49.3 x 10.9 mm
- Weight: 81 gms
Quadband GSM ready Samsung U600 mobile phone featuring 3.15 MP camera, MP3 player along with Bluetooth v2.0+A2DP wireless connectivity is available for Rs. 10,500 plus local taxes. Visit www.samsung.com/in for more details.