Samsung Galaxy i7500 hits UK via O2

O2 Samsung GalaxySamsung UK has recently proclaimed that its new Samsung Galaxy i7500 is now exclusively available across the UK by O2. The Galaxy i7500 is Samsung’s first Android-powered mobile phone which claims to deliver great consumer experience along with an extensive range of interesting applications.

This uncovered highly-forward and innovative smartphone ensures to bring instant access to familiar applications, and enables users to access a wide range of services being developed for the Android platform.

“The Samsung Galaxy is one of the most innovative and high-quality Android-powered devices on the market. We’ve built in all the features people have come to expect from high-end Samsung devices, like the AMOLED screen and fast processing power, to provide a great user experience,” explained Mark Mitchinson, VP, Samsung Mobile UK. “We’re fortunate to have the technical ability at Samsung to support a variety of operating systems and demonstrate real leadership in developing the technologies that customers want and understand.”

“O2 has become the home of smartphones and launching our first Android-powered phone with Samsung is a key part of this,” stated Steve Alder, General Manager Devices, Telefónica Europe. “What I love about the Samsung Galaxy is the great user experience and the fantastic range of apps it brings to even more customers.”

Users can also personalize their Samsung Galaxy with several applications at the same time. Besides, a consumer can directly go to the Android Market on Samsung Galaxy i7500 and download for free, a variety of unique applications.

Interesting applications such as Shop Savvy can be downloaded for free, where a user can scan barcodes in store with Galaxy and find online for the best prices. There is one fun app as well namely the Lightsaber app, allowing users to play lightsabers with their friends and family. Besides, users can also download Paceman app for free, which enables one to play this traditional arcade. But a consumer needs to possess a Google Account in order to access the Android Market from where these interesting apps can be downloaded.

The Samsung Galaxy i7500 also brings familiar Google services such as Google Search, Google Maps, Gmail and Google talk, resulting in making the device more appealing. Moreover, it comes integrated with a GPS receiver permitting a user to completely utilize Google Maps for safe guide tips while traveling either by car or foot.

The Samsung Galaxy i7500 has highlighting features including a 3.2inch AMOLED screen with 40 GB memory built in storage capacity (8GB internal memory and 32GB external memory). Users can view exceptionally great quality videos from YouTube, and surf the web with a speedy browser. It also includes a 5 mega-pixel camera with an amazingly distinct superior quality. This smartphone certainly adds more to a consumer’s style statement and convenience as it comes into a smart, slim and compact design (115 x 56 x 11.9mm).

The Samsung Galaxy i7500 mobile phone is now made available in the UK through O2’s mobile network. It can be purchased exclusively for 4 weeks from Monday 31st August 2009 and costs nothing if taken on a £45 per month tariff.