Not to be beaten by the likes of LG, Samsung have also leaked official shots of a phone early, this time via their Russian branch, showing the Samsung Omnia 7.
Here are the official specs of this svelte little thing:
Network: HSUPA 5.76 MB / sec. / HSDPA 7,2 Mb / sec. (900 / 1 900 / 2 100 MHz) EDGE / GPRS (850 / 900 / 1 800 / 1 900MHz)
Dimensions: 122,40 x64, 20×10, 99mm
Display: 4,0 “SUPER AMOLED, WVGA (800×480)
Operating System: Windows ® Phone OS 7
Processor: Qualcomm QSD8250 1GHz
Battery Standard: Li-ion, a 500mA / h
Talk time: 2G / 520 minutes, 3G / 370 minutes
Standby Time: 2G / 390 hours, 3G / 330 hours
Communications: BlueTooth® 01.02, USB 2.0, WiFi b / G / n
Luggage: 5MP, autofocus
Video: HD-quality recording (720p) @ 25fps H.264, H.263, MPEG4, WMV
Music: MP3 / AAC / AAC + / eAAC + / WMA / AMR-NB / AMR-WB / MIDI
FM-radio with RDS
Ext. Features Metro UI, A-GPS, Bing Map, Bing Search
Only 8GB of storage? Ouch.
We’ve posted the full Google translated press release after the jump.
Omnia 7 – the first smartphone based on the Samsung Windows Phone 7
Moscow, October 11, 2010 – The company Samsung Electronics, a leader in mobile phones, winner of numerous awards for innovation, announces the release of the smartphone Samsung Omnia 7 (model GT-I8700).
This smartphone is the first in Eurasia, the mobile device on Windows 7. Samsung Omnia is equipped with seven 4-inch SUPER AMOLED-display with touch controls, a processor with a clock speed of 1GHz, 5-megapixel camera. The smartphone will offer customers various razlecheniya with pre platforms: Gaming Microsoft’s Xbox LIVE ® and Zune ® for music and video.
DK Tyre (JK Shin), President and Head of Mobile Communications of Samsung said: «Samsung Omnia 7 – this is our first smartphone based on Windows Phone 7. We are confident that consumers will celebrate its performance, design, and ample opportunities for entertainment. ”
4-inch SUPER AMOLED-display smartphone allows you to work with high-quality images even in bright daylight. The new model has a high speed data transmission. For example, a music file 4 MB downloaded in just 4.4 seconds and upload the video of 40 MB is up to 56 seconds. Thanks to clear the work of the speaker and microphone sensitivity of the conference will take place without any interference. Users will surely appreciate the design of the device, the elegant minimalism of the body and chrome surfaces.
With the new smartphone Samsung Omnia 7 customers will have access to popular entertainment services like Xbox LIVE ® and Zune ®. Gamers will benefit from an extensive library of games and content service Xbox LIVE, and the music lovers and film fans are passionate about the millions of videos and music service Zune. Omnia 7 automatically synchronizes all content from your computer via Wi-Fi connection. High-quality 5-megapixel camera with LED-flash helps capture interesting moments.
Samsung Omnia 7 Ways to be a convenient mobile assistant in everyday life. Intuitive dynamic interface of the operating system Windows Phone 7 is simple and convenient, and information hubs Windows Phone Hubs help to organize all the information and tasks. Customizable home screen feature advanced the concept of “information tiles”. Instead of boring icons “information tiles” display constantly updated information from the network news and weather, the status of friends in social networks, scheduled meetings and much more.
Another useful feature of the new smartphone – advanced tools for working with social services. Users can literally on the move to share photos, leave comments on pages of friends, or just chat. And all this – at the touch of a button.
You can discuss in our new Samsung Omnia 7 forums.