Samsung Mythic

Announced:
Oct 5, 2009
Market status:
Released
Release date:
Nov 8, 2009

PhoneArena Rating:

7.5
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Display

Display size:

3.3 inches

Resolution:

360 x 640 pixels

Pixel density:

223 ppi

Technology:

TFT

Screen-to-body ratio:

50.31 %

Features:

Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor

Camera

Rear:

Single camera

Main camera:

3.2 megapixels

Hardware Features:

Autofocus

Flash:

LED

Video recording:

Yes

Design

Dimensions:

4.49 x 2.06 x 0.50 inches (114 x 52 x 13 mm)

Weight:

3.80 oz (108 g)
the average is 6 oz (172 g)

Multimedia

Headphones:

3.5 mm jack

Features:

Music recognition

Screen mirroring:

TV-out

Broadcast Mobile TV:

MediaFlo

Hardware & Performance

Internal storage:

0.18 GB

Storage expansion:

microSDHC up to 32 GB

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth:

2.0, EDR

USB:

microUSB, USB 2.0

Location:

GPS

Sensors:

Accelerometer

Other:

Computer sync

Cellular

UMTS:

850, 1900, 2100 MHz

Data:

UMTS, HSDPA 3.6 Mbit/s

Battery

Capacity:

1150 mAh

Type:

Li - Ion, User replaceable

Talk time:

3.00 hours
the average is 21 h (1288 min)

Stand-by time:

10.5 days (252 hours)
the average is 19 days (457 h)

Phone features

Notifications:

Music ringtones (MP3), Polyphonic ringtones (72 voices), Vibration, Phone profiles, Flight mode, Silent mode, Speakerphone

Other features:

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

Regulatory Approval

FCC approval:

Date approved:

Sep 30, 2009

FCC ID value:

A3LSGHA897 link

FCC measured SAR:

Head:

1.08 W/kg

Measured in:

1900 MHz

Body:

0.64 W/kg

Measured in:

1900 MHz

This device is also known as Samsung SGH-A897

US CARRIER AVAILABILITY

Discontinued

Pros

No Pros

Cons

  • Lacks Wi-Fi
  • The touchscreen uses resistive technology, which is not responsive
  • Thick body (0.50 inches)

Description

The Samsung Mythic is a touchscreen candybar that features the manufacturer's TouchWiz user interface. The display is big enough, measuring 3.3 inches with a resolution of 360x640 pixels, which makes it suitable for watching videos. In addition, it offers a 3.2-megapixel camera with flash and autofocus, along with a microSDHC card slot and global 3G.

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