Samsung Galaxy W I8150 Blog Post

Pros and Cons of Samsung Galaxy W I8150

Quad-band GSM and dual-band 3G

Touch-sensitive controls

TFT capacitive touchscreen, not a resistive

16M colors

480 x 800 pixels

3.7 inches display. Its not a Symbian screen at least

~252 ppi pixel density


DNSe sound enhancement

microSD up to 32GB

1.7 GB internal storage. Its a phone actually

512 MB RAM

Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n

Wi-Fi hotspot

Bluetooth v3.0 with A2DP

microUSB v2.0

5 MP Cam

Image stabilization

Video calls


LED flash

Touch focus

Video of 720p@30fps

Secondary cam

Android OS, v2.3.5

Qualcomm MSM8255T Snapdragon chipset

1.4 GHz Scorpion CPU

Adreno 205 GPU


Proximity sensor


Threaded view

Stereo FM radio with RDS

GPS with A-GPS

DivX and XviD

Document viewer/editor


TouchWiz 4.0 launcher


Digital compass

Adobe Flash 11

No shutter key

Prettier viewing angles

Logical sunlight legibility

Poor contrast

The Home key is uncomfortable

The capacitive keys wont give a swift feedback

No ambient light sensor

Its not Super AMOLED. But the LCD screen of the "W" bears same WVGA resolution of "S" series and its RGB, not a Pentile. Thus has a higher pixel density than S series.

The specs near Samsung Exhibit 4G of T Mobile. But this is a global phone and has a better chipset and imaging capabilities

Compact and easily pocketable

There is a small nub near the loudspeaker which will prevent muffles

Speedy processor

Compact enough

Rounded and a comfortable to carry design

Fascinating imaging abilities with flash

Android 2.3 well launched

Fast and furious browser

Display may disappoint some

Slow autofocus

VGA front facing camera is poor

A clumsily built Flimsy plastic back panel

Poor speaker and audio output

Its a single-core processor

Its a 1.4GHz Qualcomm processor which is the same you get on a Sony Ericsson Xperia Arc S, and faster than the 1.2GHz offered on the BlackBerry Torch 9860, both cost around £100 more than our protagonist

'W' stands for 'Wonder'

You may not experience any dropped calls or loss of signal, but calls capabilities are pathetic. Often sound carry a hum, background distortion occures before christmas and muffling prevails

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