The Samsung Galaxy SL i9003 is currently available in Germany via Amazon. The SL i9003 comes equipped with a Super Clear LCD screen, a single-core 1GHz processor and a 1650mAh battery. Amazon sells this smartphone for €424 or about US$585. Additionally, the Samsung Galaxy SL i9003 is also available for pre-order in India via Flipkart for 19,499 INR or around US$430. This online retailer will release this Android-powered handset in the first week of March 2011. [UnwiredView]
The FCC has recently approved the Samsung S3850 Corby II, which means this handset will be available very soon in North America. The FCC confirms some of the S3850 Corby II’s features such as Wi-Fi, Bluetooth and GSM/EDGE connectivity. Too bad, there is no further info about this handset. We will keep you posted. [The FCC]
Expansys will launch the HTC ChaCha and HTC Salsa Facebook phones on June 17th, 2011. Both handset feature the Facebook-branded keys and deep social integration. The HTC ChaCha is a portrait QWERTY device, packing a full physical keypad alongside a 2.6-inch (480 x 320) touchscreen display, the Google Android 2.3 OS, a 600MHz processor, a 5-megapixel rear-facing camera, a VGA video-call camera, HSDPA and WiFi connectivity and a 512MB of internal memory (expandable up to 32GB via a microSD card slot).
The HTC Salsa is a fully-touchscreen device, packing a 3.4-inch (480 x 320) display, the Google Android 2.3 OS, a 5-megapixel rear-facing camera with flash, HSDPA and WiFi connectivity and a 512MB of internal memory. No word on pricing of these handsets at this moment. [Expansys]
That’s right! You are lucky if you are living in India, because Samsung is ready to release the Galaxy Fit S5670 Android smartphone in that country. What makes the Samsung Galaxy Fit S5670 special is that it features a 3.3-inch QVGA touchscreen display with TouchWiz 3.0 UI, Wi-Fi, GPS, 3G, DNSe sound enhancement, a 3.5mm headset jack, a 5MP AutoFocus camera, a 600MHz processor and a pre-installed 2GB microSD card. Samsung Mobile India sells the Galaxy Fit S5670 for 12,860 INR or around US$285. [AndroidOS India]
Amazon Germany has started selling the Nokia C7 for only €299,89/ US$409 (unlocked). For your info, the initial price was €429. The Nokia C7 features a 680MHz ARM 11 processor and the Broadcom BCM2727 GPU. In addition, this handset is also available via Amazon UK for £299.99 (about €356 or US$412). [Amazon UK and Amazon Germany]