Look what I spotted in the mall last weekend;
That's right. Midrange Android Slider Samsung Galaxy 551 has finally reached store shelves in the Philippines!
The price range is around Php 14,500 to 15,000 and it comes in only one color, Black.
The main selling point of Samsung Galaxy 551 is its horizontal slide-out full QWERTY keypad, which makes typing a lot easier and faster.
Samsung Galaxy 551 - also known as Samsung Galaxy i5510 - runs Android 2.2 Froyo with its 667 MHz processor. The handset flaunts a 3.2-inch screen and features a 3.15 MegaPixel camera with autofocus but no flash, microUSB 2.0, 3.5mm audio jack and microSD card slot that supports up to 32GB. As for connectivity, Samsung Galaxy 551 supports Wifi, Bluetooth and 3G.
Here are complete technical specifications of Samsung Galaxy 551:
|Name||Samsung Galaxy 551|
|Type||Slate Form Factor (Full Touchscreen) with Horizontal Slide-out Full QWERTY Keypad|
|Dimensions||111 x 55 x 15.2 mm|
|Operating System||Android 2.2 Froyo|
|Display||3.2-inch, 240 x 400 pixels, TFT, capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors|
|Processor||667 MHz, proprietary|
|Camera||3.15 MP, 2048x1536 pixels, autofocus, no flash, no front camera|
|Video Capture||QVGA 15 frames per second|
|Audio and Video Playback||MP4/WMV/H.263 player |
- MP3/WAV/eAAC+ player
|Ports||microUSB 2.0, 3.5 mm audio jack|
|Connectivity||Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, DLNA Bluetooth v2.1 with A2DP|
|Network||2G Network: GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 3G Network: HSDPA 900 / 2100|
|Memory||160 MB internal storage, expandable via microSD, supports up to 32GB, ships with 1GB card|
|Uptime||Standby of up to 520 hours on 2G Standby of up to 370 hours on 3G Talk time of up to 9 hours on 2G Talk time of up to 5 hours on 3G|
|Value-Added Features||TouchWiz 3.0 UI, QWERTY keyboard, Google Services Suite, Adobe Flash 10.1 support|
|Availability||Now available in the Philippines|
|Price||Php 14,500 - 15,000|