Samsung Wave (S8500) to be launch in the Philippines

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Next month Samsung will launch Samsung Wave (S8500), the first phone from Samsung that will use Samsung Bada OS. Samsung define Bada as an open mobile platform than a mobile OS but in reality Bada is a linux-based OS.

In a nutshell the new Samsung Wave (S8500) uses Full touch Super AMOLED, a Social Hub and Samsung Apps. With their new samsung Bada platform, Samsung is geared to provide a smartphone to every lifestyle.

Here are the key features of the Samsung Wave (S8500).
1.0 GHz ARM Cortex A8 Processor
Super AMOLED 3.3″ multi-touch display with mDNIe (Digital Natural Image engine)
TouchWiz 3.0 UI
800×480 pixels maxium resolution
2GB /8GB internal memory expandable to 32GB via microSD
HSDPA 7.2 Mbps; HSUPA, 2 Mbps (3G)
HSDPA 900 / 2100
WiFi 802.11 and Bluetooth 3.0
5MP (2592 x 1944 pixels) with autofocus camera with LED flash
720p@30fps,continuous autofocus, video light
microUSB v2.0
Multi-codec support for DivX and Xvid (I like this!!)
Standard battery, Li-Ion 1500 mAh
Samsung Bada OS
Price will be anywhere between Php 19k to Php 21k (Depending where you’re buying)

To read the Samsung Press Release, click here

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Last modified: May 29, 2010

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