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Samsung Galaxy Beam announced, smartphone meets projector

0. phoneArena posted on 26 Feb 2012, 03:14

So, imagine having a 50-inch display that fits inside your pocket. The Samsung Galaxy Beam Android smartphone makes that possible with its built-in projector...

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posted on 26 Feb 2012, 08:44

28. squallz506 (banned) (Posts: 1075; Member since: 19 Oct 2011)

chrome OS needs a major overhaul to be functional on phones. the kernel is designed for a device with a hard keyboard.

i dont see the appeal in chrome OS anyway. what do boot times matter on a phone or tablet that is almost never entirely shut down anyway?

posted on 26 Feb 2012, 05:52 2

17. lukasound (Posts: 152; Member since: 16 Nov 2011)

and why were you trying to be funny on this phone's specs page with
The huge dimensions allow it to be used as a brick replacement"

this phone is not bigger or heavier than some (still) high end devices like HTC Sensation!

posted on 26 Feb 2012, 09:05

29. W.P._Android_in_that_Order (Posts: 208; Member since: 15 Feb 2012)

I agree.

posted on 26 Feb 2012, 06:09

19. mercorp (Posts: 1043; Member since: 28 Jan 2012)

galaxy beam 3 should have a 3000 lumens projector that kills the most high end ones.

posted on 26 Feb 2012, 07:41 1

21. ardent1 (Posts: 2000; Member since: 16 Apr 2011)

3,000 lumens is about what you find in a 150 watt incandescent light bulb.

posted on 26 Feb 2012, 08:36 1

27. squallz506 (banned) (Posts: 1075; Member since: 19 Oct 2011)

I think the projector placement is awful. What if I want to hold it with two hands? Most of the media I would be projecting.is in landscape as well.

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