Samsung S8500 Wave

Samsung

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Design
7.5
Features
7.2
Performance
7.6
Votes:
60

General 2G Network GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900
3G Network HSDPA 900 / 2100
  HSDPA 850 / 1900 - North America
SIM Mini-SIM
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
Sound Alert types Vibration, MP3 ringtones
Loudspeaker Yes
3.5mm jack Yes
 - DNSe (Digital Natural Sound Engine)
Memory Card slot microSD, up to 32 GB
Internal 390 MB
Data GPRS Class 10 (4+1/3+2 slots), 32 - 48 kbps
EDGE Class 10, 236.8 kbps
Speed HSDPA 3.6 Mbps; HSUPA, 2 Mbps
WLAN Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Wi-Fi hotspot
Bluetooth v3.0, A2DP
USB microUSB v2.0
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
Features OS Bada OS, upgradable to v2.0
Chipset Hummingbird
CPU 1 GHz Cortex-A8
GPU PowerVR SGX540
Sensors Accelerometer, proximity, compass
Messaging SMS, MMS, Email, Push Email, Palringo IM
Browser WAP 2.0/xHTML, HTML
Radio Stereo FM radio with RDS, FM recording
GPS Yes, with A-GPS, Samsung Mobile Navigator
Java Yes, MIDP 2.0
Colors Ebony Gray
 - TV-Out
- MP3/WAV/WMA/eAAC+ player
- MP4/H.263/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 SAR EU 0.99 W/kg (head)    
Price group
Tests Loudspeaker Voice 69dB / Noise 66dB / Ring 75dB
Audio quality Noise -90.9dB / Crosstalk -92.5dB
Camera Photo / Video

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Samsung S8500 Wave - user opinions and reviews

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  • 2014-06-30 14:54
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S8500 is one of the best phones in history. Lack of Android wasn't never problem. Samsung gave us choice by releasing I9000 Galaxy S in the same time, which has almost the same specification. Staying with Bada which has lack of fireworks "forced...

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  • 2014-06-24 22:14
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i am using android since a long time this phone may not look powerful but believe or not i played asphalt 8 and real racing 3 and a lot of hard games using android on this phone without( a few ) lags and whatsapp and a lot of more apps this phone ...

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