It seems this festival season customers would have a lot to cheer up. Samsung has announced launch of three low cost mobiles. Champ 3.5G ( S3770), Chat 527 ( S5270) and Primo ( S5610) 3G handsets across the Touch , Qwerty and Bar type formats. All three mobile phones are 3G enabled and costs under Rs 7,000.
With 3G in full swing and availability of such devices at low cost will provide good boost to internet usage and value added services. Samsung is always known for frequently launching new mobile devices in the market.Read below to check their tech specs and prices.
Samsung Champ 3.5G has a 7.1-cm touch, 2 megapixel camera and has a 30MB internal memory (expandable up to 16GB)with a microSD card and comes pre-loaded with a few IM apps like Yahoo!, MSN and GTalk.The device also has Wifi to access internet and also comes up with what Samsung calls Sound Alive feature to enhance music experience .The battery is of 1000mAh
The phone is priced at Rs 5,590..
Unlike Champ, Chat527 looks similar to the Facebook phones doing the rounds these days. It has a QWERTY keyboard and comes with an optical track pad for navigation. It has a 2.4 inch screen (320×240 pixels resolution) and comes with 80MB of internal memory that is expandable up to 16GB (again with the help of a microSD card).
The mobile phone comes with Facebook and Twitter apps (like in S3770), IM services and it has an FM radio. Also, an ActiveSync application is implanted into the phone which provides the user with Push e-mail services. It also has a 2 mega pixel rear camera with video capability.
Similar to Champ 3.5G, Chat 527 phone has 3G, comes with a 1000 mAh battery and will be available for a price of 5,290, making it the cheapest of the three new mobile phones from Samsung.
Samsung Primo features a 6.1-cm display, 5 megapixel camera, a front facing VGA camera and supports up to 16GB expandable memory. It is little higher priced than these two phones as it is available at Rs. 6590. The phone has sleek metallic design and classic bar form factor that sports a sharp 6.1cm TFT display, a 5MP camera with flash capable of capturing sharp images and offers front facing video calling capabilities with a front facing camera. The Primo 5610 has 2.4” large display and comes with a 5MP camera with LED flash. According to Samsung, the phone has super fast connectivity with wi fi 802.11b/g/n and Bluetooth 3.0.
Samsung Primo has 16GB memory and all social networking messaging features like other two phones.