Samsung has very recently announced that their latest smart phone Samsung Wave Y will be based on Bada 2.0 platform. This is a small and compact handset which is aimed at the younger generation.
Features and specifications of Samsung Wave Y:
- 3.2 inch TFT touch screen
- 320 x 480 pixel
- TouchWhiz user interface
- 2 mega pixels camera, a maximum resolution of 1600 x 1200 pixels
- LED flash
- Video recoding with speeds of up to 30 frames per second
- 832 MHz processor
- Bada 2.0 operating system
- Accelerometer and proximity sensors
- JAVA enabled
- Media player
- Bluetooth 3.0
- 150 MB internal storage capacity
- Expandable memory to up to 32 GB,2 GB memory card is included in the package
- Standard lithium ion battery
- Battery capacity: 1200 mAh
- Up to 570 hours stand by time
- Talk time of about 6 hours and 40 minutes
- Dimensions: 110 mm x 58.2 mm x 12.3 mm
- Weight: 102.4 gram
This device mainly focuses on the youth who is very much interested in social networking and staying connected with friends always. The phone can meet most of the demands of the youth as well as provide them with a very professional smart phone experience. The new generation Bada operating system combined with the 832MHz processor makes this a very powerful processing device.
TouchWhiz user interface increase the over all smart phone experience. The live pane; option offers different home screens that can be filled with applications that can display information like weather, news etc. The folder management function does a very good job in making and organizing folders and its contents. It even offers 3D folder viewing option there by you can keep a track of all your files.
The Samsung Messenger in Wave allows the user to chat over multiple operating systems like iPhone, Android, BlackBerry etc. There is also support for multimedia transfers as well as group chats in it. For connectivity the phone is provided with Wi-Fi and Bluetooth 3.0.
There is also an inbuilt FM radio to ensure entertainment on the move. Samsung Wave Y comes with a price tag of about Rs.8, 000/- in India. This is a very attractive and competitive price for a Bada based phone.