Samsung Launches New Phones at Communicasia
Jun 14, 2005, 1:26 PM by (staff)
Samsung is showcasing 50 models at the conference in Singapore, a few of which are new GSM handsets. All phones are tri-band GSM/GPRS 900/1800/1900
- SGH-D550: A small dual-folder design with a QWERTY keyboard, like the recently approved SGH-D307. The internal display is 176x220 TFT, and external is a 129x96 monochrome OLED. Features Blackberry push email, a 1.3 Megapixel camera, and Bluetooth.
- SGH-X810: A tiny slider-style music phone. Features a jog wheel controller, 80 MB of internal memory, TransFlash slot and stereo speakers all in an 85 gram package. Also has a 1.3 Megapixel camera and Bluetooth.
- SGH-E760: A clamshell with an odd assortment of special features. Includes gesture recognition, a digital compass and stereo speakers with an amplifier. Also has a 1.3 Megapixel camera and Bluetooth.
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I would of gladly purchased the M7000 over the I730, why does Samsung and other companies keep the CDMA versions in Asia? Why not just give us the option of buying them if you are going through the trouble of ma