Samsung brings mobile handsets to those people who share a passion for novelty. These handsets help the user to keep in touch and connect with style. Samsung Company has now introduced a new mobile to the Indian market and it is named as Samsung Solstice A887. It operates at a frequency range of GSM 850/ 900/ 1800/ 1900 on 2G and HSDPA 850/ 1900 on 3G. The hand set has dimensions of 109mm height, 12.7mm depth and 5mm width. It weighs about 94 grams. The phone equips a TFT resistive touch screen which consists of 256k colours. The screen size of Samsung Solstice A887 is about 3.0 inches. It offers a maximum screen resolution of 240 x 400 pixels. Alert system of this hand set is built with MP3, WAV ring tones and vibration.
Samsung Solstice A887 comes with an internal memory capacity of 189MB. It has provision for micro SD slot and thus the memory can be expanded up to 16GB. Thus the user can meet the extra memory requirements in an efficient way. Transferring or sharing of data is enabled with the help of GPRS 10 with 32- 48 kbps and 3G HSDPA with 3.6 Mbps. Also it is enabled with USB 2.0, EDGE class 10 with 236.8 kbps and Bluetooth version 2.0 with A2DP.
The camera of the Samsung Solstice A887 has 2 mega Pixels and it offers a high resolution of 1600x1200 pixels. This hand set does not provide support to infrared port. Also it does not support secondary camera as well as 3.5mm jack. It comes in metallic black colour which plays an important role in attracting the customers.
This particular mobile hand set is built with a standard Lithium Ion battery which offers a capacity of 1000mAH. Lithium Ion is a low maintenance battery and it does not need any cycling schedule to extend the battery life. This type of cells causes only little harm when disposed. Lithium cells are well suited for modern applications because the discharge is almost half when compared to nickel cadmium cells. Therefore the Lithium Ion cells give a talk time of five hours and it has a capacity to provide standby time of 250 hours. The hand set has a phone book which can be used to keep the call records with photo call mechanism. It can also store up to two thousand entries.
Samsung Solstice A887 includes messaging features like email, SMS and MMS. It also equips several other features like accelerometer sensor, loudspeaker and video. This hand set is available in the markets at a price in India tag of Rs 25,000.