Samsung I8530 Galaxy Beam - user opinions and reviews

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I also have a similar white dots problem.I am made to understand this is a DMD chip problem and needs replacement of DMD which is upwards of $200.
Samsung should replace free of charge.

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  • 2014-10-28 10:37
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my galaxy beam is has 4g internal memory...is it possible?

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  • 2014-10-20 11:49
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What should i do if my galaxy beam gt i8530 camera gives warning server error occured restrat camera??

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  • 2014-10-10 20:39
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What should i do if i used my camera my galaxy beam gt i8530 gives me warning that my camera is failed?

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  • 2014-10-10 20:13
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When i use a call anyone then my phone is black but phone is running but i dont end the call because the phone is black screen dont switch work it. Plese how solved my problem

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  • 2014-10-10 19:24
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when i use my galaxy beam in gaming my phone always going slow because of the ram..may i ask if the ram of it can change a higher ram?.:-)

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  • 2014-09-23 14:22
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My experience with Samsung galaxy beam GT-I8530 is totally wonderful. don't know why others have problems, but my device works perfectly without any lags etc. Projector is awesome, it is evident from people's eyes around me. Off course RAM is less, but understand, it was released even before S3, that time the specs were limited as compared to today's smartphones. All together is a device to cherished, love to carry it. watch, photos, movies on the move with friends on any surface. remember any projector cant work against natural light... be realistic man.

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  • 2014-09-21 18:59
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> In reply to abidctg @ 2014-06-16 14:18 from X}e3 - click to readUpdate andriot samsung beam

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  • 2014-08-28 15:43
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Using this phone since early 2013.
My opinion:
1. If u like to playing 3D games. Better don't use this phone. always hang.
2.Too small RAM make u can only install and playing limit software to avoid your phone running slowly. sometimes u will feel sick with this phone performances.
3. But, the projector is really good. It based on your video quality 100%. But only clear on dark environment.
5. Camera is very bad.Nokia 3310 is better.LOL
4. Sounds not bad at all.
Overall view:
Just use it for watching video. Do not install too much apps and games.
I already planning to sell it to my pakistani fren.
Can't face the lagging problem with this phone anymore.
Thank you.

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  • 2014-08-25 11:17
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how can i save bangla font in my phone

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  • 2014-08-23 22:04
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> In reply to 9633886512 @ 2014-08-10 16:20 from 7wA4 - click to readI show malayalam in panini keypad but not showing in my phone

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  • 2014-08-17 21:02
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not showing malayalam languege in massage bar

ക്Typed with Panini Keypad
Typed with Panini Keypad

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  • 2014-08-10 16:20
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> In reply to Anonymous @ 2014-06-13 17:32 from SiR{ - click to readyeah not kitkat..

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  • 2014-07-29 16:32
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> In reply to abidctg @ 2014-06-16 14:18 from X}e3 - click to readwhen i bought my beam, the ram is 554, then when i upgraded to the unofficial JB, it became 786.. you'll experience more lag on jb because it's not finished, it's just a leaked version and i don't think samsung plans to finish it..

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  • 2014-07-29 16:20
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> In reply to Batman007 @ 2014-07-27 16:24 from PFMG - click to readin my case, looking at the glass on the projector, i don't see any kind of dust or dirt but while the projector is on, i can see some kind of dust but i think it's just the light being reflected on the glass because it's not affecting the projection.. as long as it does not affect the projection, then it's all good..

if it's affecting the projection, then that's the problem and you have to clean it.. if you are sure that it's just some dust, then it's still good.. if the glass is damaged, then you have to replace it.. dunno where to get replacement for that.. but if you wan't to clean it, look for allabouthegalaxybeam channel on youtube, he has a video on how to open the beam to clean the glass..

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  • 2014-07-29 16:11
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Recently my Samsung beam projector have a lot white spot at the projector screen ~ is dust? Can clean it ? Or is projector pixel? I am frustrated of this issue a lot white dot like snow at my screen when projector to wall ~ any idea for fix this issue or can repair at Samsung service center how much cost ? Pls help and share experience~

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  • 2014-07-27 16:24
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> In reply to wipeout @ 2014-06-16 00:49 from 3AeH - click to read4.2.1

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  • 2014-07-02 01:11
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> In reply to wipeout @ 2014-06-16 00:49 from 3AeH - click to readThanks for valuable reply.
But by default while i used beam gt i8530 2.3.6...at that time ram were 786.
After update 4.1.2 and downgrade to 2.3.6 why ram gonna reduce to 554?
When it was built in 786 mb on 2.3.6.
Eagarly waiting for ur reply

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  • 2014-06-16 14:18
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Got the same phone i853. U Can't have more than 554 at gingerbread....At 4.1.2 it recognize more so u have 786

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  • 2014-06-16 00:50
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> In reply to abidctg @ 2014-06-15 13:21 from X}e3 - click to readGot the same phone i853. U Can't have more than 554 at gingerbread....At 4.1.2 it recognize more so u have 786

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  • 2014-06-16 00:49
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