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Samsung SGH-G810 Review

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Interface:

Samsung G810 utilizes the same software as the one in Nokia N95 8GB, Symbian S60 3rd Edition with Feature Pack 1. This operating system is also used in the 5-megapixel Nokia N82 and the multimedia N81. There are some minor differences in the Samsung’s interface, but they don’t change its overall look.

Homescreen - Samsung SGH-G810 Review
Main Menu - Samsung SGH-G810 Review
Multimedia Menu - Samsung SGH-G810 Review
Google Search - Samsung SGH-G810 Review

Homescreen

Main Menu

Multimedia Menu

Google Search


A multimedia menu has been added with shortcuts for quick access. Unlike the one found in Nokia, it doesn’t have an attractive interface and is simply a list with three options: music player, RealPlayer for watching videos and FM radio.


Phonebook:

The number of contacts that can be saved in the phonebook is limited only by the phone’s free memory. For each one can be added several numbers, email, address, assistant and others. In this aspect you’ll have plenty of options. Typically for the Symbian OS, searching through the phonebook is done simultaneously by first and second name, but when dialing a number you can’t search for matches.

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Samsung SGH-G810 Review

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Adding New Contact - Samsung SGH-G810 Review
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Dialing a Number - Samsung SGH-G810 Review
 

Adding New Contact

 

Dialing a Number



Organizer:
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Calculator - Samsung SGH-G810 Review
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Calculator

Clock



Inside this menu you’ll find the standard Symbian S60 organizer functions like calculator, clock, file manager, notes, unit converter, Adobe Reader LiteEdition 1.5, Quickoffice and calendar.

The latter offers a choice between four types of events (Meeting/Memo/Anniversary/To-do), location, start and end times, alarm, recurrence and sync. You can view the calendar by day, week, or to display only the entered events.

Calendar - Samsung SGH-G810 Review
Calendar - Samsung SGH-G810 Review
Calendar - Samsung SGH-G810 Review
Calendar - Samsung SGH-G810 Review

Calendar


Quickoffice is an office package, which can open Word, Excel and PowerPoint documents. Unfortunately only ones made with Office 2003 are displayed and for Office 2007 support you’ll have to pay $70 for the full version. With Adobe Reader you can view PDF files, but it takes a while to load the pictures in the larger ones.

Word - Samsung SGH-G810 Review
Excel - Samsung SGH-G810 Review
PowerPoint - Samsung SGH-G810 Review
Adobe Reader - Samsung SGH-G810 Review

Word

Excel

PowerPoint

Adobe Reader


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posted on 20 Oct 2010, 01:55

1. a4tech (unregistered)


Rating of this phone is sad... 6.5 overall with only one 6..... FAIL phonearena...FAIL

posted on 23 Nov 2008, 21:59

2. (unregistered)


press expand ratings button, and it gets even worse :)

posted on 28 Jan 2010, 10:45

3. basta (Posts: 1; Member since: 28 Jan 2010)


wowww, you rate nokia N95 a 9,5 and this topmodel Samsung which can do the same things better and surely is a better and sturdier phone (I had the nokia N95) a 6,5 ???? I smell pro Nokia, where are the ads???

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Display2.6 inches, 240 x 320 pixels (154 ppi) TFT
Camera5 megapixels
Size4.05 x 2.08 x 0.70 inches
(103 x 53 x 17.9 mm)
4.90 oz  (139 g)
Battery1200 mAh, 6.33 hours talk time

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