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Samsung Announces the Samsung Wave bada Smartphone with a 3.3" AMOLED Touchscreen
      #35996 - 02/14/10 08:13 PM

Samsung announced today the Samsung Wave, the first mobile phone to be released on the company's new open mobile platform, Samsung bada. The Samsung Wave features a 3.3-inch AMOLED touch screen, a 1GHz processor, built-in WiFi (802.11n), Bluetooth 3.0, a 5 megapixel camera and the new TouchWiz 3.0. The Samsung Wave will be available globally from April 2010. Here is more info on this upcoming Samsung smartphone:

Super AMOLED ? Seeing is believing
The Samsung Wave features the world's first Super AMOLED display on a smartphone. The Super AMOLED offers much brighter, clearer, and less reflective AMOLED OnCell display, featuring a high resolution WVGA (800x480 pixels) screen with mDNIe (mobile Digital Natural Image engine) technology. DNIe technology is proven display technology which incorporated to Samsung?s LCD TV and LED TV lineups.

Social Hub ? my communities at my hand
Social Hub has been designed from the ground up to seamlessly integrate all major portal?s email, IM and SNS services directly into the Samsung Wave. With its TouchWiz 3.0 UI, it provides users easy-flow integrated experience of messaging, managing contacts and viewing calendar events.

TouchWiz 3.0 UI ? new and improved
The Samsung Wave provides superior levels of choice to all users via its fully customizable menus and home-page. For those who demand access to their social networking sites at all times, the device allows users to change the layout of the home-page to allow instant access to Twitter, Facebook and a host of other social networking services. For those who love music, the device home-page can be turned into an intuitive media player; while for those who take and share a lot of photos, the home page can be customized to feature favourite images. Users will also benefit from Quick Panel, a way of prioritizing and aggregating applications into one screen for instant access.

The Samsung Wave benefits from a superb 1GHz processor, and the phone has multi-codec support for DivX Xvid, MP4 and WMV, and support for virtual 5.1 surround sound delivery. Samsung Wave is incorporated Bluetooth 3.0 and WiFi 802.11n standard.

Samsung Wave (S8500) Product Specifications

2.5G (GSM/ GPRS/ EDGE) : 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 MHz
3G (WCDMA/ HSPA) : 900/2100 MHz

3.3? WVGA (800x480) Super AMOLED with mDNIe

5.0 Megapixel camera w/ LED Flash,AF
Face/Blink Detection, Lomo Shot,Vintage Shot, Beauty Shot, Smile Shot, Panorama Shot, Geo-tagging, Image Editor

HD(720p) video playing & recording
5.1ch Mobile Theater
MPEG4, H.263, H.264, WMV,DivX, XviD Video Editor

Music Player with SoundAlive, Music Recognition, Music Recommendation, DISK UI, 3.5mm Ear Jack, FM Radio/ Recording

Value-added Features
Integrated Messaging ?Social Hub?
Samsung Apps
TouchWiz 3.0 w/Integrated phonebook, Voice & Motion UI
Dolfin Browser 2.0 / One Finger Zoom (up to x10)
A-GPS, On/off Board Navigation(3D Map), LBS
SMS/ MMS/ Email/ Video Messaging/Exchange ActiveSync
Accelerator Sensor, Proximity Sensor, GeoMagnetic Sensor
BPP(Basic Printing Profile), OPP(Object Push Profile), PictBridge (USB Printing)
Offline & No SIM Mode, Voice Command, RSS Reader, Communities & Mobile Widgets

Bluetooth technology v 3.0
USB v2.0 (Full -Speed)
Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n

2GB/8GB + microSD (Up to 32GB)

118 x 56 x 10.9mm

(Standard) Li-Ion, 1,500 mAh


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