Samsung Galaxy Spica gets official in Russia

Chris Davies - Oct 26, 2009, 5:22am CDT
Samsung Galaxy Spica gets official in Russia

Samsung Russia have officially announced the Galaxy Spica, the company’s second Android smartphone and the moderately-diminuative follow-up to the Galaxy I7500.  The Samsung Spica has a 3.2-inch display, 800MHz processor and 128MB of memory, according to the press release, together with quadband GSM and dualband 900/2100 UMTS/HSPA.

There’s also A-GPS, a digital compass, 1,500mAh battery and a microSD card slot.  Full specifications are unknown, but from early previews we’re expecting WiFi, Bluetooth, a 3.2-megapixel camera and 1GB of onboard storage for media and files.

You’ll obviously get all the usual Google apps that Android users are familiar with, too, together with access to the Android Market.  No word on US or European availability as yet, but the Samsung Galaxy Spica will arrive in Russia come November 2009, priced at 14,000 roubles ($484).

Press Release:

Samsung Introduces Galaxy Spica

Moscow, October 20, 2009-Samsung

Electronics, a leading global manufacturer of mobile
phones presents a new smartphone Galaxy
Spica, running innovation
operating system Google Android. This is the second model
Android-based smartphone in the line of Samsung.
The main difference between the new apparatus to high
speed and convenience of the network, as well as easy
synchronization with network services and services. Besides,
Amdriod originally designed for devices with touch –
screenshots, so the management intuitive and convenient
especially in combination with 3,2 “display.
Appearance Galaxy Spica retained all heirlooms
features tachfonov Samsung, but at first glance it is clear that
he is different. The front panel has two bright red accent –
under the navigation button and in the dynamics. Red
color blends perfectly with the glossy black cabinet and
unambiguously shows the differences between this apparatus. The back
panel logotype Android, which aims to dispel
all doubts about the innovation and
manufacturability smartphone.
Uninterrupted and smooth operation newest OS
provides impressive hardware Galaxy Spica.
The new smartphone equipped with a 800MHz processor and 128MB
memory. Loading data, transfer them between
devices, listening to music, watching videos, all these
functions work on the incredible for a mobile platform
speeds. Galaxy Spica updates all the data services
Google-mail, calendar, documents, etc., in real
time, allowing you to always keep our finger on the pulse.
Galaxy Spica has a number of predefined
services Google, but you can add
he needed an application from an extensive library, which
replenished every day. Increasing number of
Developer enters the Open Handset Alliance-an organization
Parties which are developing hardware and software for Android.
This means that every day new ones appear all the more
advanced applications to help simplify and filling
new phone functionality. Galaxy Spica-a smartphone,
which each user can customize to their needs,
making much more convenient and comfortable your mobile life.
In addition to all the network benefits of the new OS
Galaxy Spica is also remarkable for its wide media
opportunities. Music and video players, which
work with all popular digital formats,
make this a real mobile device center
entertainment. And no need conversion
video gives the freedom to choose content and saves
plenty of time. Powerful battery 1 500 mAh, and support
Memory Card microSD (up to 32GB) provide for a long time
battery life and the ability to store large amounts
Supports Microsoft ActiveSyncTM
makes it easy to synchronize e-mail between
Smartphone and PC. A user-friendly touch QWERTY-keyboard
gives the opportunity of working with e-mail,
regardless of location. Browser Chrome Light
delivers incredible sensations of mobile Internet
usability that hardly differs from
Web surfing on a standard PC. Among other things, Galaxy
Spica is equipped with a GPS-module and a compass, which
combined with the Google Maps service provide an opportunity
navigate anywhere in the world and find the necessary
addresses, streets and facilities, whether it be pizza, museum or
subway station in an unfamiliar city.
Galaxy Spica will appear on the market in Russia
November 2009 at the price of 1 4000 rubles.

Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.-World
technological leader in the field of semiconductors,
telecommunications equipment and digital
convergence, with sales in 2007 amounted to
105 billion dollars. State of Samsung Electronics-150 thousand
people in 134 offices in 62 countries worldwide. The company consists of
two units: Digital Devices and Communications
(Digital Media & Communications) and Components (Device
Solutions). Samsung Electronics, being one of the most
fast-growing brands in the world, is a leading
producer of digital TVs, memory cards,
mobile phones and TFT-LCD monitors. In 2008
company won the Grand Prix of the contest “Brand of the Year / Effie” in the
nomination “New Name” (phone Duos), and in 2009
received three awards “Product of the Year» (LED-TV 7000
series and mini-notebook WiTuPS).

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