Samsung i8520 ‘Halo’ Android Phone with Projector Spotted

At MWC, it is all about who can grab the most eyeballs and Samsung has certainly kicked off in a fine fashion. Earlier today, we shared with you official pictures of Samsung Wave S8500. However, Wave is not the only surprise Samsung has in store for us. A look at the spec sheet also revealed details about a yet to be announced Android Phone – Samsung i8520.

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Samsung i8250 will feature a 3.7-inch WVGA Super AMOLED display, 8-megapixel autofocus camera (with a secondary VGA camera), 720p / 30fps video encoding/decoding, A-GPS, Bluetooth v2.1 and 802.11b/g/n Wi-Fi. Although, we don’t know much about the processor powering the phone, we do know that it will be running Android 2.1 which has been modded to provide a TouchWiz like user interface.

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Samsung i8250 is packed with multimedia features and will support H.264, H.263, MPEG4 and DivX/Xvid video formats along with MP3, OGG, AAC, AAC+, eAAC+, AMR-NB, AMR-WB, WMA, WAV, MID and AC3 audio formats. On top of this, Samsung has also included a DLP Pico Projector and a ‘Specialized Projector UI’. Pricing as well as launch date is not known at this point of time.

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  • http://dtechwiz.blogspot.com Karthik Prabhu

    Samsung i8520 is really very stunnning! Just love it.. It's really loaded.. It's got my favorite operating system Android 2.1 and a really awesome cam! And yeah the best part is it has a PROJECTOR!! :).. Really waiting to know the price.. Please update us on the price and release date as soon as it is announced..! Gonna grab it as soon as it is released..! :)

  • http://www.netage.co.za G Web | Net Age

    Wow! That is nice! Samsung is definitely going places with their mobile offering, and I can foresee the projector maybe being utilised in future to project a desktop onto any flat white surface, and the screen becoming the keyboard. Hmmmm, I like it!

  • http://bhushteck.blogspot.com Bhushan

    Its gr8, I have samsun galaxy-5, but would like to have projector feature there….