Samsung I5500 Galaxy 5



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Also known as Samsung i5500 Corby Smartphone, Samsung Galaxy Europa, Samsung Galaxy 550

Network Technology GSM / HSPA
2G bands GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900
3G bands HSDPA 900 / 2100
Speed HSPA 7.2/0.384 Mbps
GPRS Class 10
EDGE Class 10
Launch Announced 2010, June
Status Available. Released 2010, August
Body Dimensions 108 x 56 x 12.3 mm (4.25 x 2.20 x 0.48 in)
Weight 102 g (3.60 oz)
Display Type TFT capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
Size 240 x 320 pixels, 2.8 inches (~143 ppi pixel density)
 - TouchWiz v3.0
Platform OS Android OS, v2.1 (Eclair), upgradable to v2.2 (Froyo)
CPU 600 MHz
Memory Card slot microSD, up to 16 GB, 1 GB included
Internal 170 MB
Camera Primary 2 MP, 1600 x 1200 pixels
Features Geo-tagging, smile detection
Video 320p@15fps
Secondary No
Sound Alert types Vibration; MP3, WAV ringtones
Loudspeaker Yes
3.5mm jack Yes
Comms WLAN Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, DLNA, hotspot (Android 2.2)
Bluetooth v2.1, A2DP
GPS Yes, with A-GPS
Radio Stereo FM radio with RDS
USB microUSB v2.0
Features Sensors Accelerometer, proximity
Messaging SMS(threaded view), MMS, Email, Push Mail, IM
Browser HTML
Java Yes, via Java MIDP emulator
 - MP4/H.264 player
- MP3/WAV/eAAC+ player
Battery   Li-Ion 1200 mAh battery
Stand-by Up to 521 h (2G) / Up to 375 h (3G)
Talk time Up to 9 h 30 min (2G) / Up to 6 h 30 min (3G)
Misc Colors Black
SAR EU 0.65 W/kg (head)    
Price group
Tests Loudspeaker Voice 73dB / Noise 66dB / Ring 76dB
Audio quality Noise -79.7dB / Crosstalk -75.1dB

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Samsung I5500 Galaxy 5 - user opinions and reviews

  • G

great phone nice and sturdy even did a test on it buy throwing it 50 meters the battery didn't come out but too slow and fails on the most basic of apps now with always not responding

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  • 2014-11-19 17:00
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  • max

I have been using this cellphone for 4 years now. And i can say that it's quite sturdy. Will resist most falls to the ground with little trouble. Too bad it's becoming outdated quite fast, as it can't run modern apps. Forget about games too.

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  • 2014-11-13 20:31
  • j1Mk
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  • phoneopinioner

it is a good phone but there are much options you can't use like: - facebook. - whatssapp latest version is possible but is not fast. - no games (to low processor for it). the other options all work fine I have a good experience with ...

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  • 2014-10-22 16:54
  • S1@d
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