Phones in the Corby series are presently the most favored mobile models of Smasung electronics in India. Samsung launched the first Corby phone, S3653 Corby in last October. The fame of the first handset made them to go ahead with more devices in the Corby series. The colors and design of Samsung Corby placed it as a choice for youth and ladies. Samsung Corby is basically a low price touch screen phone. Currently there are 5 Samsung Corby phones in India. They are Samsung S365 Corby (the basic one), Samsung Corby Mate, Samsung CorbyPLUS (B3410), Samsung CorbyTXT and Samsung CorbyPRO. We have done a comparison between all these phones based on the price and specification.
The very basic phone in the Corby series, Samsung S3653 Corby is a 2.8 inch touch screen device with 2MP camera.
Specifications of Samsung S3653 Corby include 262k TFT color screen with 240 x 320 resolution.
2MP camera with fixed focus, 2* digital zoom without flash.
61MB internal memory expandable up to 8GB.
Quad Band GSM, No 3G, GPRS and EGPRS.
Bluetooth and USB connectivity.
Replaceable back covers.
Instant messaging, FM radio, Games, 960 Li-Ion battery, web browser.
Latest price of Samsung S3653 Corby 7100 INR :(150USD).
Samsung Corby Mate price and specifications:
Samsung Corby Mate is the lowest priced phone in this series. It’s non touch slider phone with included QWERTY keypad. Specifications are almost the same.
Latest price of Smasung Corby Mate: 5900 INR.
Samsung CorbyTXT price and specifications:
CorbyTXT and Corby Mate are designed for people who send more email and SMS messages. The inbuilt QWERTY keypad helps to input the characters at a faster rate than normal on screen virtual key boards. CorbyTXT has a small screen to include that keypad.
Specifications includes 256k TFT color screen with 176 x 144 pixels resolution.
800 mAh Lithium Ion battery.
40 MB internal memory expandable up to 8GB.
2MP digital camera without flash.
Latest price of Samsung CorbyTXT in India: 6700 INR.
Samsung CorbyPLUS price and specifications:
Samsung CorbyPLUS is a combination of touch input and QWERTY keypad. CorbyPLUS is the special naming for India. In other countries its just known as Samsung B3410. This device comes with great internet connectivity and messaging. It uses Smasung TouchWiz user interface for on screen navigation. There’s widgets for accessing social media applications, threaded messaging, email and instant messaging.
Specifications of the device includes
2.6 inch 262K TFT color screen a resolution of 240 x 320 pixels.
FM radio with recording.
Facebook,Twitter, Myspace, Email, Instant Messaging application.
960 mAh Lithium Ion battery.
2MP camera with 4* digital zoom and video recording.
3.5 mm headphone jack.
Bluetooth with A2DP.
Quad Band GSM, GPRS, EDGE.
Music player and web browser.
The latest price of Samsung CorbyPLUS : 8100 INR.
Samsung CorbyPro B5310 price and specifications:
The ultimate Corby phone in India is B5310 CorbyPro. Samsung CorbyPro has a 16 million TFT touch screen with 240 x 320 pixels resolution. This 3G enabled mobile device has combination of all features. Its touch screen uses Samsung TouchWiz interface for smooth arrangement of social media widgets and menus. There’s QWERTY keypad and on screen virtual keypad with accelerometer and other sensors. Other specifications of Samsung CorbyPro B5310 includes:
100MB internal memory expandable up to 16GB.
Quad Band GSM, 3G, WiFi,GPS,GPRS and EDGE.
Bluetooth with A2DP and USB connectivity.
Music player and FM radio with recording.
960 mAh Li-Ion battery.
3MP camera without flash.
Black color only.
Twitter, Facebook, Myspace applications, Email, Instant Messaging and threaded SMS.
Samsung CorbyPro price in India: 11,800 INR.
Samsung also has phone named Lindy with similar design and features of Smasung Corby.
All Smasung Corby comes with replaceable back covers.
Overall the Smasung Corby phones are the perfect choice for youngsters looking for a stylish phone at affordable price. But if you can spend around 10000 INR, the best choice is to get a Nokia 5235 or Nokia 5230 Xpress music.