The Samsung Galaxy phone comes integrated with the popular social networking sites like Facebook and Twitter, letting you stay connected with your friends and family even on the go. The Android device is loaded with a 3.2 megapixel camera that has auto focus and digital zoom features. The phone camera also lets you record videos at 15 fps.
Battery and StorageThe Galaxy 551 has a standard Li-Ion battery with the capacity of 1200 mAh. The battery serves talk time of 9 hours in 2G network. The standby time of the phone is up to 520 hours. The Samsung handset ships with 160 MB of internal memory. You can expand the memory of the phone externally to up to 32 GB by putting a microSD card.
MultimediaThe Samsung 551 I5510 comes with a built-in FM Radio. The phone also loads Android music and video players. The audio formats supported by this Galaxy series phone are MP3, WAV and eAAC+ while the video formats supported include MPEG4, H.263 and H.264. There is built-in loudspeaker and a slot for a 3.5 mm audio jack where you can plug in any generic headphone.
Connectivity and FeaturesInternet browsing can be done on the Android browser loaded into the phone. Connectivity to Internet is through GPRS, EDGE, 3G and Wi-Fi. The Samsung Android device can also act as a Wi-Fi hotspot. You can transfer your files via Bluetooth and USB.
The A-GPS feature with support for Google Maps lets you reach your destination without getting lost. The Exchange ActiveSync helps in syncing all your emails, calendar and contacts, while the PC Sync application lets you dock your phone to the PC. Additional features of the Samsung Galaxy include Document Viewer, Voice Memo, Scheduler, Alarm Clock and others.
The touchscreen makes it easy to access mobile features, including apps. You can also navigate the mobile with intuitive ease. The QWERTY screen is ideal for inputting long texts. The familiar QWERTY layout helps the user predict where the buttons are, and because each letter has a dedicated button, there are minimal buttons to press.
The one-stop social hub is the go-to place for all social communications, whether you're emailing someone, sending an SMS or MMS, connecting through SNS or initiating Instant Messenger. This social hub allows you to go to one place to access, organize and view all of your communications. Calendars are also synced and the capability to gain access to a full portfolio of Google services makes mobile communication and interaction that much more simple.
You can expand the functionality of your mobile with a wide range of applications which are now available for downloading on Android Market and the Samsung App Store. The multitude of free and premium applications offered is sure to satisfy almost every want and need.
You can enjoy exploring different worlds right from your mobile. The Layar is a great way to find interesting info about present surroundings in the camera view. You can also physically explore new areas with Google Maps.
Compose a message and then select the method of transmission and recipient. This device has a universal text composer for SNS, calendar, memo and text messages.
Mobile Office support provides email/calendar/contact list sync, IT policy support and data protection.
Take amazing snapshots with the 3 MP rear camera.
Share multimedia files between PCs and TVs seamlessly and wirelessly with this feature.