Samsung plans to enhance its market position in Indian mobile industry with its upcoming Android based model- Samsung Dart.
Samsung Dart is a capacitive touch screen based phone having a display of 3.4 inch size. It is fairly enough for providing a reasonably good visual experience. The touch screen is ultra responsive and the interfaces are neatly arranged and easily accessible. The on screen QWERTY keypad is a delight to use.
The phone has support for all of today"s multimedia applications. It has support for playback of a number of media files in a variety of formats including high definition h263 and h264 formats. The phone has a 3.5 mm universal jack for external media device connectivity. It also comes bundled with a good headset, thus completing the audio visual experience.
On the connectivity front the phone is on target too as it provides almost everything that is expected from a Smartphone category handset. It has Bluetooth and Wi-Fi connectivity and even facilitates high speed 3G internet access. EDGE and GPRS are too supported for faster 2G internet access. It has a good internal memory and has external memory expansion provision.
The Samsung Dart also has many specifications like internet utility applications embedded in it such as Google Talk, Facebook, Picasa, Twitter, Yahoo Messenger and Google Search. It has accelerometer and proximity sensors and even features GPS assisted navigation.
The phone is based on the Android 2.2 Froyo OS and has support for Java. Thus all your favourite java based games and applications can be downloaded and installed onto the phone in addition to the countless Android apps that can be operated with ease.
The notable Samsung Dart Specifications are:
1. Android 2.2 OS
2. 3.4 inch touch screen display
3. Bluetooth 3.0 with EDR
5. 3G with speeds up to 7.2Mbps
6. Internal memory of 160 MB
7. Expandable memory of up to 32 GB
8. Music and video playback
9. Java with MIDP
10. GPRS and EDGE
11. Support for games and android apps
The phone is still in the speculation chart and the release date in India is yet to be finalised. And the price range too is not known. But it is expected to be priced around Rs 12,000 to Rs 16,000. But only time will tell the true story.