Samsung mobile launched affordable touch screen phones in star series overall India. Samsung star is available in 3G and non 3G options . The phone mainly aims on competing with LG cookie series of touch phones .The lunch of Samsung Star significantly affected the sales of LG cookie and the price of the phone had a drop to 9K INR (India).Samsung star specifications includes a large 3 inch touch screen , 3 mega pixel camera ,50 MB internal memory expandable upto 8GB , widgets and 3G (in higher model)
Samsung Star 3G
SamSung star 3G uses SamSung TouchWiz technology for bringing exceptional touch feature into low priced and budget phone . A widget type system makes it simple to mange music ,applications ,messaging ,calender ,phonebook from phone on drag and drop home screen .
Here is the features of Samsung touch 3G .
Large 3.0 inch LCD color screen with 262K depth .
3.2 mega pixel camera with video recording to a maximum quality of 15 fps .
Edit and manage photos using albums and inbuilt photo editor .
Samsung Star includes the same music player found in recent Samsung touch phones and is capable of playing MP3/AAC/AAC+/e-AAC+/WMA/WAV formats along with a couple of video formats . Music recognition system connects with servers and retrieve the song information if required .
Bluetooth for file transfer .
50 MB internal memory expandable upto 8GB .
Office document reader .
Star comes with few inbuilt games and applications based on Java .
FM radio with RDS.
Full function web browser with email and RSS reader . Accelerometer sensor turns phone screen to landscape mode for full web experiences .
1000mAh battery in Samsung Star is better than that in LG Cookie and it reportedly provide 13 hour talk time and 600 hours standby time on full charge .
Samsung Star 3G India price:
Samsung Star is available all over India from last months . The current Indian market price of Star is 9000 INR (190$) for non 3G and 13500 (280$) for 3G models .
Update : Samsung Star WiFi announced .