Samsung Wave II

Announced:
Oct 4, 2010
Market status:
Released
Release date:
Nov 30, 2010

PhoneArena Rating:

7.5
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Display

Display size:

3.7 inches

Resolution:

480 x 800 pixels

Pixel density:

252 ppi

Technology:

Super Clear LCD

Screen-to-body ratio:

52.67 %

Features:

Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor, Scratch-resistant glass (Corning Gorilla Glass)

Camera

Rear:

Single camera

Main camera:

5 megapixels

Hardware Features:

Autofocus

Flash:

LED

Video recording:

1280x720 (HD) (30 fps)

Features:

Video calling

Front:

Yes

Design

Dimensions:

4.88 x 2.35 x 0.46 inches (123.9 x 59.8 x 11.8 mm)

Weight:

4.76 oz (135 g)
the average is 6 oz (172 g)

Multimedia

Headphones:

3.5 mm jack

Features:

Music recognition

Screen mirroring:

TV-out

Radio:

FM, RDS, Recording option

Hardware & Performance

System chip:

Samsung Exynos 3

Processor:

Single core, 1000 MHz, ARM Cortex-A8

GPU:

PowerVR SGX540

Storage expansion:

microSDHC up to 32 GB

OS:

bada

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth:

3.0

Wi-Fi:

802.11 b, g, n

USB:

microUSB, USB 2.0

Location:

A-GPS

Sensors:

Accelerometer, Compass

Other:

Computer sync, OTA sync

Cellular

UMTS:

900, 2100 MHz

Data:

HSDPA 3.6 Mbit/s, UMTS

Battery

Capacity:

1500 mAh

Type:

Li - Ion, User replaceable

Talk time:

13.83 hours
the average is 21 h (1288 min)

Stand-by time:

25.8 days (620 hours)
the average is 19 days (457 h)

Talk time (3G):

6.83 hours
the average is 23 h (1362 min)

Stand-by time (3G):

22.9 days (550 hours)
the average is 25 days (611 h)

Phone features

Notifications:

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

Other features:

Voice recording

Regulatory Approval

FCC approval:

Date approved:

Sep 28, 2010

FCC ID value:

A3LGTS8530 link

FCC measured SAR:

Head:

0.41 W/kg

Measured in:

1900 MHz

Body:

0.44 W/kg

Measured in:

1900 MHz

This device is also known as Samsung S8530

Pros

No Pros

Cons

  • Thick body (0.46 inches)

Description

Samsung Wave II comes to succeed the original Wave with 3.7" Super Clear LCD display and a small face lift. Other features remain the same - 5MP camera with HD video recording, microSDHC card slot, Wi-Fi and 1GHz processor.

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