Samsung S8500 Wave



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Network Technology GSM / HSPA
2G bands GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900
3G bands HSDPA 900 / 2100
  HSDPA 850 / 1900 - North America
Speed HSPA 3.6/2 Mbps
GPRS Class 10
EDGE Class 10
Launch Announced 2010, February
Status Available. Released 2010, April
Body Dimensions 118 x 56 x 10.9 mm (4.65 x 2.20 x 0.43 in)
Weight 118 g (4.16 oz)
Display Type Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
Size 480 x 800 pixels, 3.3 inches (~283 ppi pixel density)
Multitouch Yes
Protection Corning Gorilla Glass
 - TouchWiz UI 3.0
- Handwriting recognition
Platform OS Bada OS, upgradable to v2.0
Chipset Hummingbird
CPU 1 GHz Cortex-A8
GPU PowerVR SGX540
Memory Card slot microSD, up to 32 GB
Internal 390 MB
Camera Primary 5 MP, 2592 x 1944 pixels, autofocus, LED flash, check quality
Features Geo-tagging, face, smile and blink detection, image stablilization, touch focus
Video 720p@30fps, check quality
Secondary Yes
Sound Alert types Vibration, MP3 ringtones
Loudspeaker Yes
3.5mm jack Yes
 - DNSe (Digital Natural Sound Engine)
Comms WLAN Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, hotspot
Bluetooth v3.0, A2DP
GPS Yes, with A-GPS, Samsung Mobile Navigator
Radio Stereo FM radio with RDS, FM recording
USB microUSB v2.0
Features Sensors Accelerometer, proximity, compass
Messaging SMS, MMS, Email, Push Email, Palringo IM
Browser WAP 2.0/xHTML, HTML
Java Yes, MIDP 2.0
 - TV-Out
- MP3/WAV/WMA/eAAC+ player
- MP4/H.264/WMV/Xvid/DivX player
- Organizer
- Picsel document viewer
- Photo editor
- Voice memo
- Predictive text input (T9 Trace)
Battery   Li-Ion 1500 mAh battery
Stand-by Up to 600 h (2G) / Up to 550 h (3G)
Talk time Up to 15 h (2G) / Up to 7 h (3G)
Music play Up to 35 h
Misc Colors Ebony Gray
SAR EU 0.99 W/kg (head)    
Price group
Tests Camera Photo / Video
Loudspeaker Voice 69dB / Noise 66dB / Ring 75dB
Audio quality Noise -90.9dB / Crosstalk -92.5dB

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Samsung S8500 Wave - user opinions and reviews

  • cnizzote

It says on this website it can use 850/1900 mhz 3g...which at&t in the usa has but i keep seeing that people are complaining the 3g doesnt work in this true?

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  • 2014-12-10 16:04
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  • michael

Man, don't do that. This fone with bada 1.2 still has one of the best cristal clear sound players around. System is fluid enough and browsing with Opera works great with no memory problems. Camera apps are great. If that isn't enough, well... bada ha...

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  • 2014-11-21 00:23
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  • Omar Mohamed

still alpha, not stable !

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  • 2014-11-14 02:11
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