Last year, Samsung announced the Wave Y smartphone, along with the Wave M entry-level phone. This handset runs on the Bada 2.0 Operating System. After waiting for nearly 4 months, Samsung finally launched the Wave Y smartphone in India. This handset is specially targeted at the youth in India. If you are planning to buy one, then check out the complete specs below.
Ranjit Yadav, country head, mobile and IT, Samsung India, said,
“Consumers today, especially the younger generation is very expressive, socially active, wants to stay connected and do more while on the move. This device not only meets these needs of Gen Y but allows them to personalise the phone to match their personality and provides them with a richer, more intuitive smartphone experience. We are very confident that this device will catch the imagination of our young consumers.
Samsung Wave Y features a 3.2 inch touchscreen display, sporting a resolution of 320 x 480 pixels, Bada 2.0 Operating System, 832 MHz processor, Touchwiz UX, Wi-Fi 801.11 b/g/n, 3G Connectivity, 2 megapixel camera with LED flash, VGA video recording, Bluetooth 3.0 with A2DP and so on.
Other features include a 3.5 mm headset jack, Stereo FM radio with RDS, GPS with A-GPS, Audio and Video player, 150 MB internal memory, microSD card slot, 32 GB expandable memory, 2 GB card included, 512 MB RAM, Wi-Fi Direct, microUSB 2.0, Samsung ChatON, Samsung App Store, up to 570 hrs stand-by time, up to 6 hrs 40 mins talk-time and a 1200 mAh battery.
Samsung Wave Y comes with a price tag of Rs.7,950 in India. Airtel subscribers will get an additional benefit of 100 MB free 3G data usage per month for 12 months. This handset will compete with other entry-level smartphones such as Samsung Galaxy Y, Dell XCD35, Micromax Superfone Lite, Samsung Galaxy Pop and LG Optimus NET in the Indian market.