Samsung Galaxy Player 50 review

Can Samsung and Android combine to best the iPod touch?

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Camera samples from the Samsung Galaxy Player 50's two-megapixel camera.

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Tech Specs

Product TypeFlash Portable Media Player
Flash Memory Capacity16 GB
TouchscreenYes
BluetoothYes
Wireless LANYes
Product FunctionsAudio Player, Photo Viewer, Video Player, Camera, FM Tuner, Voice Recorder
Maximum Audio Battery Time1 Day
Maximum Video Battery Time5 Hour
Product FamilyGalaxy
Memory Card SupportedmicroSD Card
ColourWhite
Brand NameSamsung
Image FormatsJPEG, BMP, GIF, PNG
Audio FormatsMP3, WMA, OGG, FLAC, AAC, WAV
Screen Size8.1 cm (3.2")
Video FormatsDivX, XviD, AVI, MPEG-4, 3GP, WMV, ASF
Display Screen TypeActive Matrix TFT Colour LCD
USBYes
HeadphoneYes
Height105.5 mm
Width54.2 mm
Depth11.1 mm
Effective Resolution2 Megapixel
ManufacturerSamsung
Product Model50
Product NameGalaxy Player 50 16GB Flash Portable Media Player
Product LineGalaxy
Manufacturer Part NumberSAMGAL16G
Manufacturer Website Addresshttp://www.samsung.com/uk/
Marketing Information

Samsung's Galaxy Player 50 is the first multimedia player to make the jump to the Android operating system. Straight away you will notice how it simply outshines your previous MP3 experiences. New features such as Drag & Play for your music, Gmail Service, Google Maps for Android and the new Lifestyle Apps will transform your day. And with everything you need, from your favorite multimedia to must-have internet applications like the Android Market, life will take on amazing new levels of entertainment and communications. Add to this an unbelievable SoundAlive audio experience, and the Galaxy Player 50 is ready to blow your mind.

Package Contents
  • Galaxy Player 50 16GB Flash Portable Media Player
  • Earphones
  • USB Cable
  • Charger
  • Battery
  • Quick Guide
Limited Warranty1 Year
Weight (Approximate)84 g