Samsung Joins the WP7 Party; Unveils the Samsung Focus and Omnia 7

At the Windows Phone 7 event today, Samsung, HTC, LG and Dell launched 9 new Windows Phone 7 devices. Of those, Samsung announced two – the Samsung Focus and the Samsung Omnia 7 i8700.

Samsung Focus

The Samsung Focus is the more stylish of the two. It has a 4 inch SuperAMOLED display with a resolution of 800 x 480 pixels and comes with a 5 MP camera with autofocus and LED flash.

It is powered by a 1 GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon processor and comes with 256 MB RAM and 8 GB internal storage.

Other features include 3G HSDPA, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 2.1 and GPS with A-GPS support. It has a 1500 mAh Li-ion battery and will be available on AT&TT for $199.99.

Samsung Focus

Samsung Omnia 7 i8700

This is the other Windows Phone 7 phone by Samsung. The specifications are almost the same as the Samsung Focus, but it has a different design and an unspecified amount of RAM (presumably 512 MB).

It has the same 4 inch SuperAMOLED display with a 1 GHz processor and 8 GB internal storage. It also has a 5 MP camera with autofocus and LED flash and comes with 3G HSDPA, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n and GPS. No pricing details are available yet.

Samsung Omnia 7

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