Samsung S8500 Wave

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Design
7.5
Features
7.3
Performance
7.6
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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)
SIM Mini-SIM
Display Type Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
Size 3.3 inches (~46.9% screen-to-body ratio)
Resolution 480 x 800 pixels (~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

  • Anonymous

You need to upgrade the Bada OS 2.0v to Tizen OS 2.3v first but i don't know how. Tizen is the new version of Bada. There is no play store as this is not android phone.

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  • 2015-05-24 12:59
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  • sunny

how did instal play store?

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  • 2015-04-18 13:19
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  • seb

great phone great build quality camera screen and no spying like android & iphones do! 4 yrs already and no problems - worth money!!

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  • 2015-04-16 11:11
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