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Samsung Omnia W, a low-cost Windows Phone 7.5 Mango device Available in Singapore (soon)

Samsung Omnia W, the first smartphone from Samsung based on the new Windows Phone 7.5, code-name Mango, will be available in Singapore in Q4 2011 (which just means in a few weeks time) at a suggested retail price of SGD$498.

The key features of the Samsung Omnia W are as follows:

  • 3.7″ WVGA (800×480) SuperAMOLED display
  • 5MP AF rear camera with LED flash, VGA for video call
  • 1.4GHz CPU
  • 512MB ram + 8GB internal memory
  • Samsung AllShare, which provides seamless content transfer between the smartphone and other DLNA-enabled devices such as HDTV’s, monitors and digital cameras
  • Video Call is an easy-to-use app which allows ultra-fast vivid 3G video conversations
  • Mini Diary enables users to capture their experiences in multimedia formats and create their own personalized digital journal
  • An upgraded Samsung eBook client is also available from Samsung Zone
  • Stay up-to-date with the latest news and events with Now 2.0 app, which provides up-to-the minute current affairs, stock market and weather information
  • RSS Time allows RSS feeds for newspapers, magazines and blogs
  • Of course, all the goodness of Windows Phone 7.5 with all the social network integration, with Twitter, LinkedIn and Facebook interleaved throughout the phone

Detailed Specifications of the Samsung Omnia W after the break.


HSPA14.4/5.76Mbps   900/2100
EDGE/GPRS          850/900/1800/1900


1.4 GHz Processor


 3.7” WVGA(800X480) Super AMOLED


Windows Phone 7.5 Mango


Main(Rear) : 5 MP AF with LED Flash
Sub (Front) : VGA for Video Call


Codec : MPEG4/H.263/H.264/WMV

Playback : 720p@30fps

Recording : 720p@30fps



Zune Player

3.5mm Ear Jack, FM Radio with RDS

Value-added Features

Marketplace Hub – free and paid Apps

People Hub – Windows Live, Facebook, Twitter, Linkedin built-in

Picture Hub

Music & Video Hub – Zune Experience

Game Hub – Xbox Live

Office Hub – Microsoft Office

Samsung’s Enriched Apps

– Now, RSS Times, Video Call(3G), Photo Studio, Mini Diary, All Share(DLNA),
Fun Shot, Wireless Manager

– Dictionary (downloadable, except US, Canada, Mexico), Photogram (downloadable),

Rubik’s Cube(downloadable)

Windows Live Skydrive® (Free 25GB Storage)

Tile-based Metro UX / IE9 mobile

A-GPS / Bing Map


Bluetooth® technology v 2.1

USB 2.0

Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n


Accelerometer, Ambient Light, Proximity, Magnetometer, Gyroscope


512MB(RAM) + 8GB Internal Memory


115.97 x 58.8 x 10.9mm, 115.3g


Standard battery, Li-on 1,500 mAh

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