Samsung Galaxy Spica

Posted:
Oct 9, 2009
Market status:
Released
Release date:
Nov 17, 2009

PhoneArena Rating:

8.5
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Display

Display size:

3.2 inches

Resolution:

320 x 480 pixels

Pixel density:

180 ppi

Technology:

TFT

Screen-to-body ratio:

46.58 %

Colors:

65 536

Touchscreen:

Capacitive

Camera

Rear:

Single camera

Main camera:

3.2 megapixels

Hardware Features:

Autofocus

Software Features:

Video recording:

352x288 (CIF) (15 fps)

Recording format:

3GP

Design

Form factor:

Candybar

Dimensions:

4.53 x 2.24 x 0.52 inches (115 x 57 x 13.2 mm)

Weight:

4.23 oz (120 g)
the average is 6.1 oz (173 g)

Features:

D-Pad

Keys:

Left: Volume control; Right: Camera shutter, Lock/Unlock key

Multimedia

Headphones:

3.5 mm jack

Features:

Album art cover

Music player:

Filter by:

Album, Artist, Playlists

Supported formats:

MP3, AAC, AAC+, eAAC+, WMA, RA

Video playback:

Supported formats:

MPEG4, H.263, DivX, XviD

Hardware & Performance

Processor:

800 MHz

RAM:

0.1 GB

Internal storage:

0.2 GB

Storage expansion:

microSDHC up to 32 GB

Device type:

Smart phone

OS:

Android (1.5)

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth:

2.1, EDR

Profiles/ Protocols:

Headset (HSP), Handsfree (HFP), Object Push (OPP), Generic Access (GAP), Serial Port (SPP), Service Discovery Protocol (SDP), Generic Audio/Video Distribution (GAVDP), Advanced Audio Distribution (A2DP), Audio/Visual Remote Control Profile (AVRCP), Audio/Video Distribution Transport Protocol (AVDTP), Audio/Video Control Transport Protocol (AVCTP), Phone Book Access (PBAP)

Wi-Fi:

802.11 b, g

USB:

microUSB, USB 2.0

Charging connector:

microUSB

Location:

GPS

Sensors:

Accelerometer, Compass

Other:

Computer sync, OTA sync

Cellular

UMTS:

900, 2100 MHz

GSM:

850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz

Data:

UMTS, HSDPA 7.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s

2G Data:

EDGE

Global Roaming:

Yes

Battery

Capacity:

1500 mAh

Type:

Li - Ion, User replaceable

Talk time:

9.33 hours
the average is 21 h (1250 min)

Stand-by time:

18.8 days (450 hours)
the average is 21 days (493 h)

Talk time (3G):

6.16 hours
the average is 23 h (1373 min)

Stand-by time (3G):

14.2 days (340 hours)
the average is 26 days (614 h)

Internet browsing

Browser:

supports:

HTML

Phone features

Notifications:

Haptic feedback, Music ringtones (MP3), Polyphonic ringtones, Vibration, Phone profiles, Flight mode, Silent mode, Speakerphone

Phonebook:

Unlimited entries, Caller groups, Multiple numbers per contact, Search by both first and last name, Picture ID, Ring ID

Organizer:

Calculator, Notes, Document viewer, Alarm, To-Do, Calendar

Messaging:

SMS, Predictive text input, MMS

E-mail:

IMAP, POP3, SMTP, Microsoft Exchange

Instant Messaging:

Hangouts / Google Talk

Games:

Yes

Other features:

Voice recording

Regulatory Approval

FCC approval:

Date approved:

Aug 21, 2009

FCC ID value:

A3LGTI5700 link

FCC measured SAR:

Head:

0.55 W/kg

Measured in:

1900 MHz

Body:

0.61 W/kg

Measured in:

1900 MHz
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This device is also known as Samsung GT-I5700, Samsung Galaxy Lite

Pros

No Pros

Cons

  • Thick body (0.52 inches)
  • The camera lacks flash
  • Does not support automatic screen brightness
  • No front-facing camera
  • Too little RAM

Description

Samsung Galaxy Spica I5700 is the little brother of Samsung Galaxy I7500. The new device has a 3.2 megapixels camera without flash and built-in memory is 200MB instead of 8GB.

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