Samsung Galaxy Y review

Samsung's latest low cost Android smartphone

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Product Type
Smartphone
Network Band
Quad Band
Input Method
Touchscreen
Touchscreen
Yes
Bluetooth
Yes
Wireless LAN
Yes
USB
Yes
Contract Type
SIM-free
Maximum Memory Card Size Supported
32 GB
Built-in Memory
180 MB
Built-in Flash
No
Memory Card Slot
Yes
Cellular Data Connectivity Technology
HSDPA, EDGE, GPRS
GPS Receiver
Yes
Multi-SIM Supported
No
Near Field Communication
No
Integrated TV Tuner
No
Product Family
Galaxy
Cellular Generation
3.5G
Cellular Network Supported
GSM 850, GSM 900, GSM 1900, GSM 1800, WCDMA 900, WCDMA 2100
Multi-touch Screen
Yes
Rear Camera Resolution
2 Megapixel
Number of SIM Card Supported
1
Front Camera
No
Memory Card Supported
microSD
Phone Style
Bar
Colour
Black
Operating System
Android
Brand Name
Samsung
Battery Talk Time
5 Hour
Product Model
Y
Screen Size
7.6 cm (3")
Screen Resolution
320 x 240
Touchscreen Type
Capacitive
Weight (Approximate)
99.7 g
Green Compliant
Yes
Green Compliance Certificate/Authority
WEEE, RoHS
Maximum Video Resolution
240 x 320
Processor Manufacturer
ARM
Bluetooth Standard
Bluetooth 3.0
Operating System Version
Android 2.3 Gingerbread
Messaging Type
SMS (Short Message Service), Instant Messaging, MMS (Multi-media Messaging Service), Email
USB Standard
USB 2.0
Pixel Density
133 ppi
Height
104 mm
Width
58 mm
Depth
11.5 mm
Radio Tuner
Yes
Battery Standby Time
350 Hour
Manufacturer
Samsung
Product Name
Galaxy Y Smartphone
Processor Speed
832 MHz
Processor Type
ARM6
Product Line
Galaxy
Screen Type
LCD
Sensor Type
Proximity Sensor
Manufacturer Part Number
GT-S5360MAAFOP
Manufacturer Website Address
http://www.samsung.com/uk/
Marketing Information

Start your new smart life with GALAXY Y for young, dynamic mobile users on the go who want to stay in touch and connected. All the bells & whistles of an Android-driven smartphone with exciting apps, faster downloads, Wi-Fi connectivity on a more intuitive, enticing UI. Accessing web-based apps and mobile Internet has never been easier for a new generation always on the move. Stylish smarts are full-featured on this model including big 3" display and larger QWERTY keyboard but still compact. Welcome to a smarter, better life.

Powerful & Compact

Powerful performance meets stylish, compact design in the GALAXY Y. Strong processor, faster download speeds of 7.2Mbps makes this already a winner. Add the attractively compact form factor and 3" screen for ample viewing of videos and for playing games and you're really on top.

Rich Smart Experience

The most up-to-date Android operating system provides a smoother user experience ramped up by amazing Google Mobile services that interface web-based applications with real life options in entertainment, leisure and lifestyle choices. Social Hub integrates your texts, messages, emails and SNS updates into a single chronological feed to be accessed at any time. Free Samsung Apps (and also paid) are both handy and invaluable, and make your life easier and more fun.

Package Contents
  • Galaxy Y Smartphone
  • Battery
  • Quick Start Guide
  • 2GB microSD Card
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