SGH-i 780 is the latest smartphone to be released by Samsung, in the Indian market. Check out the mobile/cell phone review given here and explore its features.

Samsung SGH-i780

Trust Samsung to come up with a new mobile phone every other day. The latest model to be released by the cellular company is ‘Samsung SGH-i780’, a smartphone. Based on Windows Mobile 6 Professions (also known as Pocket PC), the QWERTY smartphone is one the lightest and the most compact ones available in the market. Equipped with touchscreen, tri-band GSM (900/1800/1900MHz) and WCDMA on the 2100MHz band, this cell phone is definitely the one for those who need to remain in touch with their office anytime and anywhere.
Samsung SGH-i780
 
Design
One of the best features of Samsung SGH-i780 is its compact and stylish design. With the dimensions of 115.9 x 61.3 x 12.9 mm, it is hardly big for any pocket or purse. Further, the weight of 120 gm, makes it very light and convenient to carry around. The 65k color, TFT touchscreen of the smartphone comes with a 320x320 pixel resolution. Apart from that, Samsung SGH-i780 also boasts of an innovative optical joystick, to provide you enhanced navigation. The cell phone is available in the classic ‘Black’ color.
 
Features
Talking about the features of Samsung SGH-i780, the first thing that comes into mind is Windows Mobile 6.0 Professional support, along with Pocket Office that includes Word, Excel, PowerPoint and PDF viewer. Then, there is the 2.0 megapixel camera, which comes with flash and video recording option. The front camera of the mobile phone can be used for the purpose of video-call too. It also supports Microsoft's push email solution, as well as full syncing with Microsoft Outlook/Exchange and Windows Media Player.
 
Samsung SGH-i780 comes equipped with Opera browser, in front of which Microsoft’s own Internet Explorer (also on board) looks obsolete. The internal memory of the phone is only 256 MB; however, you can easily expand the same by making use of its microSD card slot. So, whether it is music, photos, office documents or anything else, you can be sure that memory will not get full. In case you are worried about battery life, don’t be. The Li-Ion 1480 mAh battery of Samsung SGH-i780 promises standby of 400 hrs and talktime of 7 hrs.
 
Technical Specifications
 
General
 
2G Network
GSM 900 / 1800 / 1900
3G Network
HSDPA 2100
Design
Touchscreen
Size
 
Dimensions
115.9 x 61.3 x 12.9 mm
Weight
120 g
Display
 
Type
TFT touchscreen, 65K colors
Size
320 x 320 pixels, 2.55 inches
Ringtones
 
Type
Polyphonic (64 channels), MP3
Customization
Download
Vibration 
Yes
Memory
 
Phonebook
Practically unlimited entries and fields, Photocall
Call Records
Practically unlimited
Card Slot
microSD (TransFlash)
ROM
256MB ROM
RAM
128MB RAM
Data
 
GPRS
Class 10 (4+1/3+2 slots), 32 - 48 kbps
HSCSD
No
EDGE
Class 10, 236.8 kbps
3G
HSDPA, 3.6 Mbps
WLAN
Wi-Fi 802.11b/g
Bluetooth
Yes, v2.0 with A2DP
Infrared Port
No
USB
Yes
Features
 
OS
Microsoft Windows Mobile 6.0 Professional
Messaging
SMS, MMS, EMail, Instant Messaging
Browser
WAP 2.0 / HTML, Opera Mobile 8.65
Games
Yes
Colors
Black
Camera
2 MP, 1600x1200 pixels, video, secondary VGA videocall camera
Video
Yes
Player
Windows Media Player
Java
Yes, MIDP 2.0
FM Radio
Yes
Battery
 
Type
Standard battery, Li-Ion 1480 mAh
Stand-by
Up to 400 h
Talktime
Up to 7 h
Other Features
 
Built-in GPS navigation
Yes
A-GPS support
Yes
Finger Mouse
Yes
Pocket Office
Word, Excel, PowerPoint, PDF viewer
Callia Player, Callia Reader
Yes
Qwerty Keyboard
Yes

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