Samsung Electronics has recently announced the launch of its latest eco-friendly device named Samsung Blue Earth. Blue Earth is made from Post Consumer Material (PCM), which is extracted from water bottles, helping to reduce fuel consumption and carbon emissions during the manufacturing process. The device, including the charger, is free from harmful substances such as Brominated Flame Retardants (BFR), Polyvinyl Chloride (PVC) and Phthalate.
According to the company,
The new device comes with a wide range of multimedia features that are meant to prove it one of the nicest environmentally friendly handsets on the market. The device also comes with low power needs, as well as with eco-friendly materials included in it, besides the multimedia features and the stylish design.
Samsung’s Blue Earth is not just another addition to our mobile line-up, but a significant step forward in our commitment to protecting the environment,said Mr. JK Shin, executive vice president and head of the Mobile Communication Division of Samsung Electronics. “I am very pleased to announce the launch of this landmark eco mobile, and Samsung will continue to introduce innovative eco-friendly mobiles like Blue Earth to target the broader consumers.
Features Of Samsung Blue Earth
- 3 inch full touchscreen
- 3 Mega-pixel camera with Smile and Face Detection
- 3G and EDGE
- Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 2.1 with A2DP, USB 2.0
- GPS with A-GPS support
- FM radio
- microSD card support
- 5 star energy efficient charger
Samsung Blue Earth will be launched in Sweden in October. The launch of this handset in European and Asian markets are still unknown. The price of this handset was not revealed.