The Samsung Galaxy Pocket on 3
Why we like it
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- Light, slim and small
- 2.8" touchscreen display
- Fully featured Android Gingerbread
- 3G, WiFi and GPS connectivity
The Samsung Galaxy Pocket is great new addition to Samsung’s Galaxy range. Smaller, thinner and lighter than its bigger siblings, the Galaxy pocket is the ultimate portable Samsung smartphone.
If you want the Android smartphone experience in a package that isn’t too big for your hand or your pocket then you’ll love the features on the Galaxy Pocket on Three. Running the tried and tested Gingerbread 2.3 version of Android you’ll gain access to all the great features of the Android Store without having to pay a premium for the privilege. Its 2.8 inch touch screen allows you to take full advantage of everything Android has to offer, and the Pocket is an ideal place to start if you are new to touchscreen smartphones or to Android.
For a budget smartphone 3 Mobile Galaxy Pocket has a huge amount of storage. At 3GB it is 1,500% bigger than older models, and means you aren’t going to run out of storage space for apps and photos too quickly. If that’s not enough for you, it’s easy enough to pop in a MicroSD card for a bit of extra storage. This should be plenty for storing some of the pictures you take on its 2 megapixel camera.
The Samsung Galaxy Pocket on Three is an ideal combination. As the Three network is built for the internet, the Galaxy pocket compliments it well with its advance connectivity features. It comes with 3G connectivity as standard, so you can enjoy surfing the web at full speed. You can get online using WiFi b/g/n or add devices with Bluetooth version 3.0. Plus, you won’t need to worry about getting lost as it even has built in GPS functions.
So if you’re after a fully featured touchscreen Android smartphone then the Samsung Galaxy Pocket on 3 Mobile is a great place to start. This lightweight phone is even light on battery usage – the Galaxy Pocket will give you nineteen days of 3G stand-by time, giving you more time to enjoy all of its great features.
|Size and Weight|
|Dimensions||103.7 x 57.5 x 12 mm|
|Colour depth||256K colors|
|Resolution||240 x 320 pixels @ 143 ppi|
|Screen type||TFT capacitive|
|Resolution||1600 x 1200 pixels|
|Memory and Software|
|Memory card slot||microSD|
|Operating system||Android OS, v2.3 (Gingerbread)|
|Processor||832 MHz ARM 11|
|Max. music play||Up to 30 hours|
|Max. stand-by||Up to 800 h (2G) / Up to 500 h (3G)`|
|Max. talk time||Up to 17 h (2G) / Up to 5 h 40 min (3G)|
|Music and Video|
|FM radio||Stereo FM radio with RDS|
|Headphone socket||3.5mm jack|
|3G||HSDPA 900 / 2100|
|Bluetooth||v3.0 with A2DP|
|Web browser||supports HTML|
|Wi-Fi||802.11 b/g/n, Wi-Fi hotspot|
|Works in Europe|
|Works in the Americas|
|Ambient light sensor|
|Java||via Java MIDP emulator|
|Multi-touch input||TouchWiz UX UI|
|Near Field Communications|