Samsung UltraTOUCH is a slider with AMOLED touchscreen

Samsung UltraTOUCH is a slider with AMOLED touchscreen
Today, Samsung announced the UltraTOUCH (previously known as the S8300) high-end phone and its plans to “deliver its new vision for full-touch mobiles at the forefront of style and design” at the upcoming Mobile World Congress trade show next week. It seems that the still unannounced Acme and M7600 will be the touch phones, targeted respectively for HD video and high quality music, while the UltraTOUCH will be more balanced and stressing on its design, typically for an Ultra line phone.

One of the UltraTOUCH key features is the 2.8” WQVGA (240x400 pixels) AMOLED display, covered with anti-scratch glass. The OLED technology is known for its potential to deliver high brightness and contrast and respectively, great looking image. However, if you are not a fan of typing on the screen the phone also packs a standard numeric keypad. Although it doesn’t stress on its features, it will also offer everything that is standard for a high class handset – an 8-megapixel camera with LED flash and lots of features, support for a large variety of video formats, including DivX and Xvid, aGPS, 3G and microSD slot for up to 16GB of memory. The only feature missing from the pack is Wi-Fi support, for connecting to wireless LAN networks.

Expect our hands-on with this and the rest of the cool new phones next week, directly from MWC 2009.

Samsung UltraTOUCH Specifications

via AkihabaraNews

Samsung UltraTOUCH
Samsung UltraTOUCH
Samsung UltraTOUCH
Samsung UltraTOUCH

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3 Comments

1. 00AMR00

Posts: 4; Member since: Jan 06, 2009

very epic .. Nice looking phone, Samsung is gonna be the best I think

2. rj04

Posts: 6; Member since: Feb 07, 2009

This phone looks great. You left out one of the biggest details; it's only 12.7mm thick! That's crazy for a phone with a keypad and all the other features jam-packed inside this thing.

3. soldhereto

Posts: 9; Member since: Apr 09, 2008

looks great but. I understand that its not made to be a high end camera phone but why is the camera inside I don't understand why manufatures put it inside . It's weird to take a picture with the numeric key pad sticking out It there's no need

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