The Samsung Galaxy Y S5360 is one of the mid-range Smartphones in the Galaxy Series by Samsung. The phone features Android 2.3 (Gingerbread) OS and it is powered by an 832 MHz ARMv6 processor. The touchscreen phone is well designed to incorporate plenty of innovative features and priced at less which is best suitable for budget people thinking of buying a Smartphone.
The Samsung Galaxy Y S5360 is a bar type mobile with TFT capacitive touchscreen that supports 256K colors. The phone weighs just 97.5 grams and it is 11.5 mm thick which makes it lightweight and handy. The 3.0 inch capacitive touchscreen helps in toggling between different functions with ease. It supports multi-touch functionality with TouchWiz UI and Touch sensitive controls. Physical keys are present on the sides for volume control and power. The curved edges provide better comfort and stylish appearance when users hold the phone. The phone has a 3.5 mm audio jack and a microUSB v2.0 port.
The Samsung Galaxy Y S5360 features 2 MP Camera with 2x zoom. Pictures can be shot at a maximum of 1600x1200 pixels. Supporting features like smile detection, panorama view and white balance etc. help users take better pictures. Video recording is available at a frame rate of 15 fps. It has an internal memory of 180 MB with 290 MB user available RAM. The internal memory of 180 MB is used for built in functions and applications. An option to expand the memory up to 32 GB through microSD card is also available. A fully charged battery in the phone can offer a talk time of 17 hours in 2G and 6.2 hours in 3G. The phone has a standby time of 850 hours in 2G and 540 hours in 3G.
Internet connectivity can be achieved through different platforms like 3G, GPRS, EDGE and Wi-Fi. The internet speed in HSDPA is 7.2 Mbps. Wi-Fi hotspot functionality is available. Bluetooth is of v3.0 with A2DP. File sharing from other devices can be facilitated through Bluetooth and USB port transfer. Applications compatible with Android can be downloaded from the Android market or Samsung Apps store. Through this way, you can customize the phone with different apps suitable for your requirements. The touchscreen sensors like proximity, compass, and accelerometer etc. helps in better navigation.
GPS with A-GPS facility, stereo FM radio with RDS, sensors like Accelerometer, proximity and compass is also available in this model. Other features like image/video editor, document viewer, push mail, Google Maps, Youtube, Google Talk and mobile printing etc is available that can enhance user experience.
Samsung Galaxy Y is available in attractive colours of metallic gray, white, dark black, orange, pink and silver platter. The Samsung Galaxy Y price seems to be economical in the Smartphone segment for its attractive features. If you are thinking of buying a Smartphone at a budget price then it is better to buy Samsung Galaxy Y.