Samsung Electronics has released a new Android-powered smartphone Galaxy Spica, which supports Google services including Search, Maps, Gmail, YouTube, and Google Talk. It also offers connection to social network sites such as Facebook and MySpace.
According to Samsung, the new handset boasts slim design with 13.2mm thickness and comes with 800MHz application processor. It supports Android 1.5 operating system, DivX and is equipped with DNSe 2.0 and 3.5 mm ear jack.
In addition, the new device comes with other features such as HSDPA 3.6Mbps (900/2100) and EDGE/GPRS (850/900/1800/1900) network accessibility, Bluetooth 2.1, USB 2.0, MicroUSB, WiFi connectivity, internal memory of 180MB. It supports video formats such as MPEG4, H.263, H.264, WMV, DivX and comes with a battery size of 1500 mAh, GPS, and 3MP camera with auto focus.
JK Shin, head of the mobile communications division at Samsung Electronics, said: “Samsung has made a great effort to strengthen our smartphone line up with a wide range of innovative products for every user. The Samsung Galaxy Spica, powered by Android, is the perfect fit for users who want to enjoy a powerful and fast mobile experience.”
The Samsung Galaxy Spica is available in Europe, CIS, and is expected to be expanded to MEA region.