Samsung Instinct

Announced:
Apr 1, 2008
Market status:
Released
Release date:
Jun 20, 2008

PhoneArena Rating:

9.0
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Display

Display size:

3.1 inches

Resolution:

240 x 432 pixels

Pixel density:

159 ppi

Technology:

TFT

Screen-to-body:

41.14 %

Colors:

262 144

Touchscreen:

Resistive

Hardware & Performance

Internal storage:

0.032 GB

Storage expansion:

microSDHC

Battery

Capacity:

1000 mAh

Type:

Li - Ion, User replaceable

Talk time:

5.75 hours
the average is 19 h (1115 min)

Camera

Rear:

Single camera

Main camera:

2 megapixels

Software Features:

Digital zoom

Video recording:

Yes

Design

Form factor:

Candybar

Dimensions:

4.57 x 2.17 x 0.49 inches (116 x 55 x 12.5 mm)

Weight:

4.40 oz (125 g)
the average is 6.1 oz (175 g)

Keys:

Left: Volume control; Right: Camera shutter, Other

Cellular

CDMA:

800, 1900 MHz

2G Data:

EV-DO Rev.A

Multimedia

Headphones:

3.5mm jack

Music player:

Supported formats:

MP3, AAC, AAC+, WMA

Video playback:

Supported formats:

MPEG4, H.264

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth:

2.0

Profiles/ Protocols:

Headset (HSP), Handsfree (HFP), Dial-up networking (DUN), File Transfer (FTP), Object Push (OPP), Generic Access (GAP), Serial Port (SPP), Generic Audio/Video Distribution (GAVDP), Advanced Audio Distribution (A2DP), Audio/Visual Remote Control Profile (AVRCP)

USB:

Yes

Location:

GPS

Other:

Computer sync

Internet browsing

Browser:

supports:

WAP 2.0

Phone features

Notifications:

Polyphonic ringtones (72 voices), Vibration, Phone profiles, Speakerphone

Phonebook:

600 entries, Caller groups, Multiple numbers per contact, Picture ID, Ring ID

Organizer:

World clock, Timer, Memo, Unit converter, Calculator, Stopwatch, Alarm, To-Do, Calendar

Messaging:

SMS, Predictive text input, MMS

E-mail:

Yes

Instant Messaging:

Yes

JAVA:

Yes

Games:

Downloadable

Other features:

Voice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recording, TTY/TDD

Regulatory Approval

FCC approval:

Date approved:

Jan 04, 2008

FCC ID value:

A3LSPHM800 link

Measured SAR:

Head:

1.23 W/kg

Measured in:

1900 MHz

Body:

1.01 W/kg

Measured in:

1900 MHz

Availability

Officially announced:

Apr 01, 2008
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This device is also known as Samsung SPH-M800

US CARRIER AVAILABILITY

Discontinued

Pros

No Pros

Cons

  • The touchscreen uses resistive technology, which is not responsive
  • Thick body (0.49 inches)

Description

Samsung Instinct is characterized by its large, high-resolution touch sensitive display and only a few keys on the front side. It is CMDA/EV-DO phone with 2-megapixel camera, microSD slot and Stereo Bluetooth. Unlike the Glyde for Verizon it doesn't have QWERTY, but is slimmer.

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