Samsung Introduces S5230 and S5600 Smartphones

Posted Mar 10, 2009

Samsung announced today that they will be unleashing the Samsung S5230 and the S5600 soon.  These phones are intended to be for the European market, but it may end up at the U.S. at some point.  Both phones have done away with the full QWERTY keyboard and sport touchscreens.

Full specs of both phones below:
S5600
– Network: HSDPA 7.2 Mbps (900/2100MHz)/EDGE/GPRS Quad Band (850/900/1800/1900MHz)
– Display: 2.8? 16M TFT (240 x 320)
– Camera: 3 Megapixel CMOS (Smile Shot)
– Video: H.263 / H.264 / WMV / MPEG4 / Video recording supporting QVGA@15fps
– Audio: FM Radio with RDS, DNSe / MP3, AAC, AAC+, WMA, eAAC+, WMA, AMR,MIDI,SP-MIDI, i-melody, WAV
– Value-added features: Music Recognition/SNS/Photo Contact/Gesture Lock/Wide Idle screen / TouchWiz UI with Mobile Widget
– Connectivity: Bluetooth v2.1 / USB 2.0 FS
– Memory: Internal Memory 80 MB + External Memory slot : microSDHC? (up to 8GB)
– Size: 102.8 x 54.8 x 12.9mm
– Battery: 1000 mAh

S5230
– Network: EDGE/GPRS Quad Band (850/900/1800/1900MHz)
– Display: 3.0? 262K WQVGA LCD (240×400)
– Camera: 3 Megapixel CMOS (Smile Shot)
– Video: H.263 / H.264 / MPEG4 / Video recording supporting QVGA@15fps
– Audio: FM Radio with RDS, DNSe / MP3, AAC, AAC+, WMA, eAAC+, WMA, AMR,MIDI,SP-MIDI, i-melody, WAV
– Value-added features: Music Recognition/SNS/Photo Contact/Gesture Lock/Wide Idle screen / TouchWiz UI with Mobile Widget / Various full embedded games
– Connectivity: Bluetooth v2.1 / USB 2.0 FS
– Memory: Internal Memory 50 MB + External Memory slot : microSDHC? (up to 8GB)
– Size: 104 x 53 x 11.9 mm
– Battery: 1000 mAh

[via BGR/Samsung PR]