Priced at Rs. 8, 999 in India, Samsung Galaxy Pop S5770 touchscreen Android phone from Samsung will launch in India in the second week of February 2011; however the pre-order booking have been stared. Its most admirable features include its multimedia, messaging and connectivity features. It stands out for its excellent 3.15 MP camera, IM chat feature and 3G and Wi Fi capabilities. At a reasonable price and with Android 2.2 OS, Galaxy Pop has the potential to sell enormously.[ + ] Read Samsung Galaxy Pop Review
The Samsung Galaxy Pop is a stylish touchscreen Android phone offered by Samsung. Galaxy Pop S5570 has a capacitive touchscreen display sized at 3.2” with 320 x 240 pixels resolution. The phone is not typically lightweight and weighs 105 gram and its physical dimensions reveal that it has 110.4 X 60.8 X 12.1 mm length, width and height respectively. It runs on an efficient Android v2.2 Operating System.
The Samsung Galaxy Pop has quite commendable audio and music functionality that will definitely appeal to the avid music lovers. It has an integrated stereo FM Radio with RDS and audio player that let users listen to favorite audio tracks in formats viz. MP3/WAV/EAAC+. The built in MP4 player supports MP4/H.264/H.263 video formats. For listening to music and FM, there is the usual 3.5mm audio jack in the phone besides DNSe sound enhancement capability.
The Samsung Galaxy Pop comprises of a remarkable 3.15 Mega Pixel camera that has the potential to click pictures in excellent quality and true colours. It also has the ability to record videos in QVGA resolution at 15fps speed.
The Samsung Galaxy Pop clearly has limited internal memory of 160MB but it can be extended to 32 GB using a microSD/micro SDHC card for saving necessary information and data like the documents, music files, pictures and videos.
The Samsung Galaxy Pop has standard Li-ion battery rated at 1200 mAh capacity. It easily delivers 570 minutes of talk time in 2G network and this limit goes up to 380 minutes under 3G network range. 570 hours of stand by time that this battery delivers under 2G network lowers down to just 440 hours in 3G network range.
The Samsung Galaxy Pop has quite efficient Internet based features like complete social networking services and a huge range of connectivity options as well. There is Bluetooth 2.1 with a2DP profile in Samsung Galaxy Pop and a USB connector. It also boasts of 3G HSDPA, Wi-Fi and GPRS+EDGE connection. The Samsung Galaxy Pop has internet connectivity as GPRS. The Samsung Galaxy Pop social networking services include Google Search, Google Maps, Gmail, YouTube and Picasa.
The Samsung Galaxy Pop supports a varied range of messaging features such as SMS, MMS and Emails. The Samsung Galaxy Pop also facilitates Instant Messaging (IM) which enables users to chat and remain ever connected to their dear ones on the go.
The Samsung Galaxy Pop S5770 works on quad band 2G GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 MHz network and since it is a 3G enabled handset, it is also supported on HSDPA 900 / 2100 MHz network.
The touchscreen phones with typically large screens such as Galaxy Pop gives a good gaming experience to its users and this fact is established as one plays on Samsung Galaxy Pop S5570. Since, Samsung Galaxy Pop is JAVA based device, it is well equipped with various built-in games and many more may also be downloaded from Net.
Samsung Galaxy Pop has touchscreen sized at 3.2” and runs on Android 2.2 OS. Its 3.15 MP camera can record videos in VGA resolution at 15fps speed. It is JAVA enabled and let users do social networking, local data transfer and IM chat with ease. There are advanced features like Wi Fi on this 3G enabled phone. It looks good and performs well and can be fetched at a reasonable price of Rs. 8,999.
The 160 MB of internal memory seems insufficient and though it can be expanded it is bog flaw in this otherwise nice phone with nice features.[ - ] collapse
Samsung Galaxy Pop General
|Global Status||Available. Released 2011, February|
|Global Launch Date||Jan 27, 2011|
Samsung Galaxy Pop Standard Battery Features
|Battery||Standard battery, Li-Ion 1200 mAh|
|Talk Time||Up to 9 h 30 min (2G)Up to 6 hours (3G)/|
|StandBy Time||Up to 440 hours (3G)/ Up to 570 h (2G)|
Samsung Galaxy Pop Camera Features
|Mega Pixel||3 MP|
|Camera Resolution||2048x1536 pixels|
|Digital Zoom||3x Digital zoom|
|Video Recorder||QVGA@15fps, Recording Formats : 3gp(mp4)|
Samsung Galaxy Pop Sound Settings
|Ringtones||Vibration; MP3, WAV ringtones|
Samsung Galaxy Pop Connectivity Options
|2GNetworkBands||GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900|
|3GNetworkBands||HSDPA 900 / 2100|
|3G Network||HSDPA, 7.2 Mbps|
Samsung Galaxy Pop Additional Features
|JAVA Type||via Java MIDP emulator|