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Samsung Korea Announces Monte (GT-S5620)

Samsung Monte

Samsung Korea has announced their new full touchscreen device, the Samsung Monte (GT-S5620), which claims to offer superior functionality, social network integration and stylish design. Other features include 3.0-inch WQVGA LCD screen, 3.2-megapixel camera, GPS, Geotagging, optional Wi-Fi connectivity and Exchange ActiveSync for access to Outlook email accounts.

SEOUL, Korea – February 9, 2010,– Samsung today announced the launch of Samsung Monte (model: S5620), the new full touch screen device for style-conscious mobile users.

The handset is equipped with a host of multimedia features including an intuitive TouchWiz 2.0 Plus User Interface (UI), and a sleek, sophisticated look at affordable price.

Equally, the Samsung Monte has a lot to offer to the social network savvy users with a suite of native social networking applications including Facebook and MySpace, allowing users to access their profiles whenever and wherever they choose. This is teamed with advanced Twitter and Bebo widgets – and multi-IM capability – to provide users with the opportunity to chat in real-time via their chosen service.

The Monte includes GPS supported by Google Latitude, which combines with Geo-tagging to allow users to imprint their photos with geographic tags to share their travels and experiences with friends. Other connectivity features include optional anytime, anywhere Wi-Fi connectivity, Exchange ActiveSync for access to Outlook email accounts, and Google Sync.

To showcase this feature rich and stylish handset, the Monte comes equipped with a 3-inch WQVGA LCD screen with 16:9 landscape viewing. It also boasts a 3.2-megapixel camera with many value-added features including smile shot, panorama shot, and face detection. For convenience, the phone also supports Smart Unlock and One finger zoom.





HSDPA  3.6Mbps UMTS (900/2100)


EDGE / GPRS (850/900/1800/1900)






  3.0” 262K WQVGA TFT (Capacitive Touch Screen)






  3.2 Megapixel with CIF






  H.263,  H.264, MPEG4, QVGA @ 15fps






  Poly 64, SP-Midi, i-melody, MP3, AAC, AAC+, WMA, 3.5mm Ear jack



SoundAlive, FM Radio with RDS



Value-added Features



A-GPS, Wi-Fi, Google Map 3.0



  Native SNS Application, Multi IM



  TouchWiz 2.0 Plus






  Bluetooth 2.1, USB 2.0 HS






  Internal memory: 200MB / External memory: MicroSD (up to 16GB)






108.8 x 53.7 x 12.4mm / 92g






1000 mAh  


Talk time: up to 298 mins (On 3G mode) / up to 582 mins (On 2G mode)


  Standby time: up to 454 hrs (On 3G mode) / up to 769 hrs (On 2G mode)


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