Tuesday, January 4, 2011
Samsung announced in Germany its Wave II S8530, successor to its first Bada-based phone.The Samsung Wave II has 1-GHz processor and it comes with a large touch screen with new Super Clear LCD – technology. The Samsung Wave II S8530 is being offered for €429 ($567) in Germany. Alternatively, Amazon.de is offering it for much less at €291 ($387). The phone has been launched in other markets at the end of last year and it is expected to help Samsung reach its goal of selling 10 million Bada handsets in the first half of this year.
The new and high-end Bada-based smartphone features a 3.7 inch Super LCD WVGA display, HSDPA, Wi-Fi, GPS, DNSe , 3.5mm headset jack, FM recording, 5MP autofocus camera, HD (720p) video recording, and an ARM Cortex A8 processor clocked at 1GHz.