Samsung SGH-i400 Announced at the S60 Summit

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Samsung have announced a lightweight (92g) S60 powered slider phone. Following on from Nokia's 6120 Classic, the SGH-i400 is another entrant into the mid-range devices - with a 2 megapixel camera, and no 3g, it knows the market that it is aimed at. It's scheduled for a Q3 2007 debut in Russia, with the rest of Europe to follow.




Madrid, Spain, April 25th, 2007 : Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd., a leading provider of mobile phones and telecommunication systems, today showcased its latest Symbian OS smartphone SGH-i400 at S60 summit in Madrid, Spain.

The Samsung i400 is perfect for users who want to have all of the advanced features of a smartphone in a slim and stylish design. The new smartphone i400 is based on Symbian OS and S60 which offer extensive language supports, enhanced download applications and multitasking features. With Symbian S60, the Samsung i400 allows its users to install programs on their mobile phones just like PCs. The stylish slider phone supports full web browsing and Bluetooth connectivity for active business users. To enhance its multimedia features, the Samsung i400 also includes 2 Megapixel camera, music key and stereo dual speaker. Moreover, the i400 has a 2.3” wide display for the convenient use of business and multimedia functions.

S.P. Yoon, Vice President of Samsung’s Telecommunications Network Business said, “We are happy to introduce our new Symbian based smartphone SGH-i400 which follows the earlier release of SGH-i520, the first Symbian OS smartphone. We can provide a convenient mobile phone experience for our users by adopting Symbian S60.” He added, “Samsung is excited to present new smartphones to our customers around the world, and we will continue to reveal new models to fit our customers’ needs.”

The i400 will be launched in Russia from July 2007 and to be expanded in other European countries shortly.

SGH-i400 Specification

GPRS/EDGE Tri-Band (900/1800/1900)
2 MP Camera
2.3” QVGA TFT (262K Colors)

Bluetooth 2.0 (A2DP), USB 2.0
Full Web Browsing / Web2.0
Music Key / Dual Speaker
microSD (-4GB)

101x50x15.8 mm