The display for the Vodafone 858 Smart phone is a 2.8 inch TFT capacitive touch screen. The screen has 256k colour support. The pixel resolution for the screen is a 240 X 320 pixel. The pixel density is a 143 ppi. It is loaded with proximity sensor and an accelerometer for auto rotate and auto turn off. The handset is attached with a 2 mega pixel camera supporting a pixel resolution of 1600 X 1200. The camera has integrated features like a geo tagging which is really an added advantage.
Vodafone 858 Smart features an Android OS version 2.2 Froyo which is a really good platform for a stable performance. The processor for the handset is a 528 MHz ARM 11 processor with Adreno 200 GPU and a Qualcomm MSM 7225 chipset. The processor gives the phone quick response to instructions given and executes them instantly.
The fast computing is very useful when it comes to the connectivity of the handset. The connectivity of the handset is excellent with the handset supporting a WiFi device and also a Bluetooth. The wifi device is an 802.11 b/g/n and the Bluetooth is a version 2.1. The GPRS in the handset is strengthened with an EDGE technology integrated along with it. The handset can be synchronized with other external hard wares by the USB port provided externally. It's a version 2.0.
The data storage capacity of the Vodafone 858 Smart phone is made spacious with an internal on the board storage of 130 MB storage. The memory can be expanded externally by using a microSD card offering up to a 32 GB in the slot provided.
The handset features many other common attributes of the smart phones. The highlight is definitely the instant music access option, the Vodafone Music, which is embedded in the phone.
Vodafone 858 Smart, so rich with its distinct features, will have a price in India of around Rs 6,695 in the Indian markets. The phone will hit the stores next week.