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Touchscreen marathon continues with Samsung S8300 UltraTOUCH

Touchscreen marathon continues with Samsung S8300 UltraTOUCH - read the full textToday Samsung has officially announced their latest high-end phone, the Samsung S8300 UltraTOUCH. The fully touch-operated slider has decided to avoid the crowd at the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona and appear a week earlier. With the LG KM900 Arena also appearing today we are not quite sure...

 

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This is an Innov8, isn't it ?

Instead of the embarrassement of a gross price-dump, they
offer this 'new' phone with a much lower price . . .

Let's hope so !

It's one of the most intelligent and sensible approaches to a moobile phone I have ever seen - which leaves only the price as the deciding factor.

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  • 2009-02-28 10:15
  • 3I{B

please ppl

u dont buy a phone just for wifi... it is a phone first...

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  • 2009-02-26 16:04
  • MA8m

> In reply to Anonymous @ 2009-02-11 02:29 from ijDg - click to readyeah wifi is really pointless, because you know i love using my data cap to install 10mb+ applications over 3g, thats real good use of my money

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  • 2009-02-13 05:54
  • v0gj

I really couldn't care less if it's a total knock off of whatever.
Has to be the nicest looking one I have seen in a very long time.

Being able to work the screen if very comfey with a slider phone.
The only downside I see is that it is a Samsung so it is ever so inferior in the touch OS department.

If Sony Ericsson would make a phone like that it would be an ever so good, phone of the year.

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  • 2009-02-12 20:14
  • SaB$

It was an HTC Touch Dual by Samsung

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  • 2009-02-12 09:07
  • wr24

U cnt call it a smart f0ne anyway!!

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  • 2009-02-11 15:08
  • ji{R

wow its damn cool !

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  • 2009-02-11 04:53
  • 2S@M

> In reply to M @ 2009-02-10 11:09 from Rbi7 - click to readWi Fi is useless, who cares anyway? only using internet in the vicinity of a wi fi network? how ridiculously constrictive...use the dam computer thats hookeed up to the wi fi... 3g is far more useful for mobile internet anywhere.. get over lack of wi fi this is a pointless foible!

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  • 2009-02-11 02:29
  • ijDg

i luv this both touch screen n keypad design, i guess samsung will tough competition 2 nokia n SE.

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  • 2009-02-10 19:08
  • TL5c

Still with same portfolio like the last year.

Infotainment :
GT-i8510 Innov8 -> GT-i8910 Acme

Multimedia :
SGH-i450 -> GT-M7600

Style :
SGH-U900 Soul -> GT-S8300 UltraTOUCH

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  • 2009-02-10 14:07
  • ji{R

No wifi thats a bummer..

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  • 2009-02-10 11:09
  • Rbi7

i have n96 but this phone is cool. I love touch screen.:D
Its more comfortable for me.i had an iphone but i broke it.I'm losser.

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  • 2009-02-10 08:39
  • 04SH

hi wow pretty phone slide,with color taste... and a very large screen anyway i got samsung f330...

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  • 2009-02-10 06:34
  • vp96

Sweet, love the design. But why do they always leave at least one thing out that will surely become a deal breaker? Samsung = Good Hardware SE= Good software Nokia= Average at both (On their feature phones I mean). What's wrong with it not having a smartphone OS?

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  • 2009-02-10 06:19
  • uBEH

> In reply to Blakvat @ 2009-02-09 17:28 from ji{R - click to readI agree. It just feels weird. And I would hav to keep asking myself whether I wan to use the keypad or the tch screen...

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  • 2009-02-10 06:13
  • Ui$d

> In reply to SE_Symbian_Fans @ 2009-02-10 01:26 from PAcT - click to readHow would that work? touch and qwerty on a candy bar? that'd be one massive block of chocolate dude... methinks thats not such a good idea...at all...

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  • 2009-02-10 05:58
  • ijDg

The phone I always wanted, a keypad and touch screen. And it's a also a slider. PERFECT!! works for me cuz I have long nails, it's really hard to use touch screen to text when the nails are in the way.

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  • 2009-02-10 05:31
  • 4Pj}

Please samsung... keep the prices in the midrange not like the innov8 that is $550+.... I will be a proud owner... if that counts for anything... Sadly... I have a gut feeling I will be disappointed.

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  • 2009-02-10 03:40
  • qFEG

> In reply to User Input @ 2009-02-09 23:58 from myAj - click to read'doubtful' no, read the news dude... more carefully than you have they refer to it by both names...both right

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  • 2009-02-10 02:16
  • ijDg

Nice but will be nice if use Touchscreen & QWERTY keyboard on Candybar design

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  • 2009-02-10 01:26
  • PAcT

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