Samsung Galaxy Beam review

A projecting piece of kit: but will it leave you beaming?

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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
8 GB
Built-in Flash
Yes
Memory Card Slot
Yes
Cellular Data Connectivity Technology
GPRS, EDGE, HSDPA, HSUPA
SAR Value
0.28 W/kg
GPS Receiver
Yes
Multi-SIM Supported
Yes
Integrated TV Tuner
No
Product Family
Galaxy Beam
Cellular Generation
3G
Cellular Network Supported
GSM 850, GSM 900, GSM 1800, GSM 1900, WCDMA 850, WCDMA 900, WCDMA 1900, WCDMA 2100
Multi-touch Screen
Yes
Rear Camera Resolution
5 Megapixel
Number of SIM Card Supported
2
Front Camera
Yes
Memory Card Supported
microSD
Phone Style
Bar
Operating System
Android
Brand Name
Samsung
Battery Talk Time
20 Hour
Screen Size
10.2 cm (4")
Screen Resolution
480 x 800
Touchscreen Type
Capacitive
Weight (Approximate)
148 g
Maximum Video Resolution
1280 x 720
Processor Manufacturer
ST Ericsson
Bluetooth Standard
Bluetooth 3.0
Operating System Version
Android 2.3.6 Gingerbread
Messaging Type
MMS (Multi-media Messaging Service), Email, Instant Messaging, SMS (Short Message Service)
USB Standard
USB 2.0
Pixel Density
233 ppi
Height
123.9 mm
Width
64.2 mm
Depth
12.6 mm
Radio Tuner
Yes
Battery Standby Time
760 Hour
Manufacturer
Samsung
Product Name
Galaxy Beam
Processor Speed
1 GHz
Processor Type
NovaThor
Product Line
Galaxy Beam
Screen Type
LCD
Sensor Type
Gyro Sensor, Digital Compass, Accelerometer, Proximity Sensor
Manufacturer Part Number
GT-I8530BAABTU
Manufacturer Website Address
http://www.samsung.com/uk/
Marketing Information

Discover the freedom to share content - almost anywhere. The Samsung Galaxy Beam features a powerful built-in beam projector, offering great definition and a picture as large as a TV. You can capture amusing photos and videos with Galaxy Beam's camera, and then use the projector to show them to friends instantly. You can also beam images or video to decorate your surroundings, or magnify and project physical notes, pictures and more. And, with high battery capacity, great video streaming and lots of storage space, you'll be able to share everything you want.

Limited Warranty
2 Year
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