Samsung Galaxy Apollo I5800

The Galaxy Apollo I5800 is a touch screen Smartphone designed by Samsung complete with a Android operating system & a user friendly touch user interface. This 3G Smartphone has been designed to be an affordably priced Smartphone with pocket friendly casing dimensions. The Samsung Galaxy Apollo I5800 is from the same Samsung range as the Samsung Galaxy I5500 Europa which is also a compact & powerful little Smartphone. The Galaxy Apollo I5800 may also be known as the Samsung Apollo I5801 & comes with a 3.2 inch touch screen, integrated 3.1 megapixel camera with video recording capabilities, music player, Google Internet search, variety of messaging & communication services plus a Facebook® application.

Appearance & Size
It has a sleek & smooth designed touch screen form casing which is available in a black or white coloured casing option. The front of the Samsung Galaxy Apollo I5800 is mainly filled by the 3.2 inch touch screen plus there is a well positioned navigation control key & call keys. Its screen is a good size for viewing purposes plus it provides a 16 million colour display on the TFT capacitive touch screen. This screen supports a 240 pixel by 400 pixel screen resolution & it has a built in automatic rotate feature, plus a highly useable multi touch input support. The Galaxy Apollo I5800 supports a user friendly touch operated user interface & an Android operating system version 2.1. The casing size is compact measuring only 11.35cm by 5.5cm by 1.24cm & it weighs 109.7 grams which gives this touch screen form casing a sturdy feel without being too heavy to carry.

Imaging, Media & Entertainment
Entertainment via the phone's music player, integrated camera, radio feature & gaming capabilities turns the Samsung Galaxy Apollo I5800 into a truly fun entertainment device. The music player supports many music playing formats including MP3, WAV & eAAC+ & the radio feature supports a radio data system (RDS) plus FM tuning. A video player allows the user to view high quality videos on their 3G Smartphone in many formats including MPEG4, MWV, DivX, H263 & H264. A rear facing camera lens can be used to recording videos as well as taking photos. The 3.1 megapixel lens comes with an automatic focus along with other imaging features which include a face & motion detection feature & a picture geo tagging function. When using the camera to record video footage the user can record at up to fifteen frames per second.

Communication & Messaging
The user can communicate with others using an integrated instant messaging service, which means the user can have an online chat using text & symbols to communicate with other compatible instant messaging contacts. The Samsung Galaxy Apollo I5800 also comes with an email service which supports Gmail & a push email service. Communicating using the variety of messaging service gives the user an option to communicate with friends using the best service to suit their messaging needs. A text message (SMS) is ideal when the user wishes to share a quick message with text input only, or a multimedia message (MMS) provides a perfect messaging method to share photos & video clips with other MMS compatible contacts. The Galaxy Apollo I5800 comes with call features which include a hands free speaker phone call feature, vibration call & message alert feature & a call log feature, which all make communication easy for the user of this stunning Smartphone. There is a built in FaceBook® application which means the user can quickly & easily access their FaceBook® account to change their status & to communicate with friends. All of the user contact details can be stored in the phone book, plus the user can manage their contacts with ease by editing existing contacts, deleting old contacts & by adding new contacts.

Technology & Internet
A fully recharged battery will provide up to 15 hours of talk time & 625 hours of standby time over a GSM network, or approximately 7 hours of talk time & 517 hours of standby battery time over a 3G network. The Smartphone works over 3G networks HSDPA 900 & HSDPA 2100 plus covers GSM networks GSM 850, GSM 900, GSM 1800 & GSM 1900. The Samsung Galaxy Apollo I5800 will automatically switch between network bands to provide the user with the network coverage required. There is a built in digital compass, along with an integrated GPS navigation feature with assisted GPS & a Google maps application. Its memory card slot can hold up to 32 gigabytes of external memory & the phone comes with a 1 gigabyte memory card to get the user started. There is 170 megabytes of internal memory onboard the Galaxy Apollo I5800. Its WLAN WiFi® capabilities allow the user to connect their Smartphone to a local wireless LAN when accessing the Internet. A fun & user friendly Internet experience can be enjoyed thanks to the Google search which is compatible with YouTube. The user can connect to other devices when transferring data by using a Bluetooth® wireless connection or via a micro USB connection, depending on the users connectivity needs. Transfers are fast thanks to the phones built in EDGE & GPRS technology.

Samsung Galaxy Apollo I5800 Specifications & Features

3.2 Inch 16 Million Colour TFT Capacitive Touch Screen (240 x 400 Pixels)

3.1 Megapixel Camera
Auto Focus
Face & Motion Detection
Geo Tagging
Photo Album
Video Record (15 fps)
Video Player (MPEG4, H263, H264, MWV & DivX)

SMS (Text Messaging)
MMS (Multimedia Messaging)
Push Email
Instant Messaging

Music Player (MP3, WAV & eAAC+)
Music Storage
WAV & MP3 Ringtones
FM Radio RDS

Java™ Games
Downloadable Games
Alarm Clock
Speaker Phone
Call Log
Vibration Alert
Document Viewer (Word, Excel, PowerPoint & PDF)
FaceBook Application
Auto Rotate Screen
Multi Touch Input Screen
Digital Compass
GPS with A GPS
Google Maps
Android OS Version 2.1

Micro USB

Quad Band (GSM 850, GSM 900, GSM 1800 & GSM 1900)
HSDPA 900 & 2100

Google Search
YouTube Compatible

Memory & Talk Time
170 Mbytes Memory Plus 1 Gbyte Memory Card & Supports Up To 32 Gbytes
7 Hours 3G Talk Time
15 Hours GSM Talk Time
517 Hours 3G Standby
625 Hours GSM Standby

Weight & Size
109.7 g
113.5 x 55 x 12.4 mm