Samsung C5130 phone launched in India

Thursday, November 26, 2009, 10:24 by Tech Correspondent

Samsung launched an entry-level phone, the C5130 slider phone in India, on November 25, 2009.

Photo: Samsung C5130 slider phone

Photo: Samsung C5130 slider phone

The entry-level phone is yet another model aimed at the youth “who are looking to stay connected at all times.”

To meet these requirements, the phone offers eight favorite SNS shortcuts, such as Orkut, Picassa, Facebook, and YouTube.

The Samsung C5130 slider phone has a 2-inch TFT screen with a resolution of 144 x 176 pixels and 256 colors. The phone, that comes only in Black, measurs

Users can choose from three types of pre-loaded user interfaces to customise the home screen.

It comes with a 1.3-megapixel camera with video recording and in image editor that allow users to edit and customize images.

The Samsung C5130 slide phone works on GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 and UMTS 850 / 1900 / 2100 (3G) networks.

There is Bluetooth, an MP3 player, FM Radio with RDS, USB 2.0, mobile tracker, microSD slot, and memory expandable up to 8GB.

The phone offers a full HTML browser, SMS, MMS and email, speakerphone, and photocalls. The Samsung C5130’s phonebook can save 1000 entries and call records that displays 30 dialled, 30 received, and 30 missed calls.

The battery offers talktime up to 13 hours. The Samsung C5130 will be available at a price of Rs 6,200.

Just a few days ago, on November 20, 2009, Samsung launched two messaging mobile phones in India, the Samsung Corby TXT B3210 and Samsung Corby Mate B3313.

The Samsung Corby TXT B3210 comes with a 2-megapixel camera, access to social networking sites like Facebook, one-touch access to key functions like messaging apps and camera, FM Radio, Bluetooth, and USB.

The Samsung Corby B3313 is a left-sliding phone that comes with a video player, 2-megapixel camera, FM Radio, Bluetooth, WAP, and support for GPRS Class 10 (4+1/3+2 slots), 32 – 48 kbps, HSCSD and EDGE Class 10, 236.8 kbps.

The two phones are available at a price of of Rs 7,900 and Rs 7,300, respectively.

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  1. girish said on Monday, November 30, 2009, 8:10

    thi is good phone

  2. mahesh said on Sunday, December 6, 2009, 19:52

    Its an affordable phone yet with advanced 3g features… its suitable for people who cant afford to pay expensive phone..