Samsung’s flagship smartphone brand, the Samsung Galaxy, have launched an intelligent budget smartphone in the form of the Samsung Galaxy Y CDMA I509. The device is run on the tried and tested Android v2.3 (Gingerbread) OS. The operating software is backed up by a 600 MHz processor which helps to handle multi-tasking easily.
The display of this Samsung phone is a 3-inch TFT Capacitive touchscreen which provides a QVGA resolution of 320 x 240 pixels. The device also comes with the TouchWiz user interface which serves to simplify the user’s interaction with the phone.
The Samsung Galaxy Y CDMA I509 comes packed with a 2 megapixel primary camera which doubles up to record video as well. The camera features useful tools like Fixed focus, Panorama Shot and Multi-touch zoom which assist the user and simplifies clicking pictures on the device.
This Samsung Galaxy phone is as stylish and sleek as its predecessors with the same brand name. The dimensions of the device are 58 x 104 x 11.6 mm which makes this handset quite slim. The phone also comes with an Accelerometer which serves to rotate the display depending on the device’s orientation. The Proximity sensor on the phone manages the display while the user is taking a phone call and prevents the user from tapping inputs unnecessarily.
Storage and Battery
The device can easily carry a large part of the user’s music and video collection. The phone comes with 140 MB of internal memory which can be expanded by up to 32 GB using a micro SD card. The Samsung Galaxy Y CDMA I509 is powered by a 1200 mAh Li-Ion battery which promises the user a talktime of 5 hours if used on the 2G network.
Connectivity and Features
This Samsung device is capable of keeping the user connected to the internet at work, home or on the move. The phone comes with an Android browser pre-installed into it and uses the GPRS and EDGE functionalities of the phone to connect to the internet via the 2G network. For a faster browsing experience the user can avail of the 3G capability of the device. Additionally, the user can access a wireless network in their vicinity as this phone is WiFi capable.
Tethering of this device can also be done through the WiFi hotspot function or via the USB port on the device. The phone also comes in handy as a navigation aid in the form of Google Maps which uses the GPS function of the device. Files and documents can be exchanged using the USB port or the Bluetooth functionality of the device.
The phone is also capable of entertaining the user with the multiple features it possesses. The music player, video player and FM radio can keep the user distracted when required. Social networking Apps like Facebook, Twitter, Google Talk and Instant Messaging allow the user to stay in touch with friends and family from anywhere. The Samsung Galaxy Y CDMA I509 also comes with Youtube, Latitude and access to the Android Market which combine with all the other features to make the device an efficient product.
The stylish and smart Samsung Galaxy Y CDMA is a visual treat because of its premium design and excellent screen clarity. It fits perfectly in your palm and next to your ear for calling. Exceptionally good clarity and the curved glass screen make the Galaxy Y CDMA popular in the crowd. Comfortable to use, the Samsung Galaxy Y CDMA will surely catch the eye because of its stylish looks and stunning design.
Along with the Quick Office feature, the Samsung Galaxy Y CDMA is loaded with Google Mobile Services that lets you do more every time you unlock it. Get instant access to the Internet, check your mail, respond and talk with Gmail, GTalk, Google Maps, YouTube and more. So now you can chat, work, play and do a lot more with just a click.
The Samsung Galaxy Y CDMA is one of the best mediums for you to connect to the Internet with its 3G USB modem which offers connectivity speeds of up to 3.1 Mbps. You can stream movies, browse through your friends' latest happenings, update what's on your mind or simply download music and videos of your choice with the connectivity features which includes the EVDO Rev A Technology.
Work becomes fun with the Samsung Galaxy Y CDMA which comes with the Quick Office feature. This feature lets you view all your presentations, Excel sheets and PDF documents instantly, right on your mobile. In addition, the Google Mobile Services enabled Samsung Galaxy Y CDMA gives easy access to Gmail, Gtalk, Goggle Maps and much more. This ensures you remain connected to your work even on-the-go.
Powered by the Android 2.3 (Gingerbread) OS, the Samsung Galaxy Y CDMA fully integrates everything from popular games and productivity tools to maps. You can stay connected via mails, videos, Samsung Apps and more. You can choose from over 100,000 apps which are available in the Android Market with more being added every day. A host of user-oriented features make the Galaxy Y CDMA a matter of great delight and amazement.
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Excellent phone with feature-Battery back up might let you down.
Cheapest smartphone for CDMA
worth to buy :-)
Certified Buyer, Kolkata
I just love it..
Certified Buyer, Pune
One Problem but Overall Good
Do not buy
An average phone of Samsung for CDMA
Amit Singh Sandhu
Decent phone with few problems..
ONE OF THE BEST OF ITS CLASS