Samsung Wave 3

Announced:
Aug 30, 2011
Market status:
Released

PhoneArena Rating:

6.5
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Display

Display size:

4.0 inches

Resolution:

480 x 800 pixels

Pixel density:

233 ppi

Technology:

Super AMOLED

Screen-to-body ratio:

56.25 %

Features:

Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor, Scratch-resistant glass

Camera

Rear:

Single camera

Main camera:

5 megapixels

Hardware Features:

Autofocus

Flash:

LED

Video recording:

1280x720 (HD) (30 fps)

Features:

Video calling

Front:

0.3 megapixels VGA

Design

Dimensions:

4.96 x 2.53 x 0.39 inches (126 x 64.2 x 9.9 mm)

Weight:

4.30 oz (122 g)
the average is 6 oz (172 g)

Hardware & Performance

Processor:

Single core, 1400 MHz, Scorpion

Internal storage:

3.072 GB

Storage expansion:

up to 32 GB

OS:

bada (2.0)

Battery

Capacity:

1500 mAh

Talk time:

8.50 hours
the average is 22 h (1342 min)

Stand-by time:

20.0 days (480 hours)
the average is 20 days (480 h)

Cellular

UMTS:

900, 2100 MHz

GSM:

850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz

Data:

HSDPA 14.4 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s, UMTS

Connectivity

Bluetooth:

3.0

Wi-Fi:

802.11 a, b, g, n

USB:

USB 2.0

Connector:

microUSB

Location:

A-GPS, Glonass

Other:

Computer sync, OTA sync

Phone features

Sensors:

Accelerometer, Compass

Notifications:

Music ringtones (MP3), Polyphonic ringtones, Vibration, Flight mode, Silent mode, Speakerphone

Other features:

Voice recording

Multimedia

Radio:

FM, Stereo, RDS

Headphones connector:

3.5mm

Regulatory Approval

FCC approval:

Date approved:

Nov 09, 2011

FCC ID value:

A3LGTS8600 link

FCC measured SAR:

Head:

0.53 W/kg

Body:

0.44 W/kg

This device is also known as Samsung Wave III, Samsung S8600

Pros

No Pros

Cons

  • Thick body (0.39 inches)
  • Low pixel density screen (233 ppi)

Description

Samsung Wave 3 aka S8600 is the next bada flagship in the Wave series. It comes with a 4" Super AMOLED display, 5MP camera, Wi-Fi, A-GPS/Glonass support. It runs bada 2.0 and is powered by 1.4GHz processor.

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