Samsung Monte is a stunning touch screen phone that has recently arrived in the mid range cell phone sector. It is the latest affordably priced Samsung device with preinstalled social networking apps.
Launched just ahead of the Mobile World Congress, where Samsung will showcase its first smartphone running on the Bada operating system, Samsung Monte S5620 targets the trendy fashion conscious customers.
Samsung Monte S5620 features
Despite the affordable price tag, Samsung Monte flaunts a sleek and glossy look. It offers a number of high-end features that are usually found on smartphones. The 4.28 inches long, 2.11 inches wide and 0.49 inches thin phone boasts an appealing design.
To enable users to operate the full touch sensitive phone with utmost east, Samsung has integrated the intuitive TouchWiz 2.0 Plus User Interface. The 3.2 inches WQVGA TFT display of Samsung Monte produces crisp and clear images. Equipped with accelerometer, the display of Samsung Monte supports widescreen landscape view at 16:1 aspect ratio.
The 3.2 megapixel camera of this upcoming Samsung phone features face detection, panorama shot and smile shot. The preloaded social networking apps such as Facebook and MySpace will keep users connected to their contacts on the go. The Twitter and the Bebo apps preinstalled in the Samsung Monte handset will enable real time chatting. The home screen of the phone consists of three pages. Moreover, you can access your favorite social network site directly from the main menu of the home screen.
Samsung Monte will support full internet browsing. Samsung Monte even doubles as a navigation device. The GPS support of the phone in association with Google Latitude will help users to find their destinations. You can access the geotagging feature for attaching geo tags to photos. With the 3.5mm audio jack, users can connect their phones to compatible headsets.
Samsung Monte even includes Bluetooth, 3G and Wi-Fi. The Exchange ActiveSync feature of Samsung Monte allows users to access their Outlook email account. With Google Sync they can easily update their Outlook calendar and social network schedules. Along with the 200MB internal storage space, Samsung Monte allows you to expand external memory up to 16 GB with memory card. The 1000mAh Li-Ion battery ensures adequate battery life for the device.