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Samsung Galaxy Beam Price in Malaysia & Specs

The Samsung I8530 Galaxy Beam is powered by a Dual-core 1 GHz Cortex-A9 CPU processor with 768 MB RAM. The device also has 8 GB internal storage + microSD (up to 32 GB) and a 4-inch TFT capacitive touchscreen ( 480 x 800 , 233 ppi ) display. It has a 5MP rear camera and supports Wifi, GPS and 3G. It packs in a Li-Ion 2000 mAh battery at 12.5mm device thickness and weight 145.3g, running on Android OS, v2.3.6 (Gingerbread), planned upgrade to v4.1 (Jelly Bean).
Pros Cons
  • Excellent projection quality for its size
  • 3.7-inch Super AMOLED display
  • 720p videos without conversion
  • 8-megapixel camera with HD video capture
  • Sluggish smartphone performance; buggy at times
  • Forcing a soft reset
  • No plans for Android 2.2 update
  • MicroSDHC card slot found behind battery
Samsung I8530 Galaxy Beam Specification
General General
  • Available Status: Available. Released 2012, July
  • 2G: GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900
  • 3G: HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100
    Mini-SIM
  • Dimension: 124  x  64.2  x  12.5 mm
  • Weight: 145.3 g (5.11 oz)
  • Body Type:
    - Built-in nHD projector
  • OS: Android OS, v2.3.6 (Gingerbread), planned upgrade to v4.1 (Jelly Bean)
  • CPU: Dual-core 1 GHz Cortex-A9
  • Chipset: NovaThor U8500
  • GPU: Mali-400
  • Internal: 8 GB storage, 768 MB RAM
  • External Memory: microSD, up to 32 GB
  • Battery: Li-Ion 2000 mAh battery
  • Stand By: Up to 760 h (2G) / Up to 760 h (3G)
  • Talk Time: Up to 20 h (2G) / Up to 9 h 40 min (3G)
  • Colors: Black
Connectivity Connectivity
  • GPRS: Class 12 (4+1/3+2/2+3/1+4 slots), 32 - 48 kbps
  • EDGE: Class 12
  • 3G Speed: HSDPA, 14.4 Mbps; HSUPA, 5.76 Mbps
  • Wi-Fi: Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, DLNA, Wi-Fi hotspot
  • Bluetooth: Yes, v3.0 with A2DP, HS
  • USB: Yes, microUSB v2.0
Entertainment & Features Entertainment & Features
  • Sensor: Accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass
  • GPS: Yes, with A-GPS support
  • Messaging: SMS(threaded view), MMS, Email, Push Mail, IM
  • Radio: Stereo FM radio with RDS
  • Browser: HTML, Adobe Flash
  • Java: Yes, via Java MIDP emulator
  • - SNS integration
    - MP4/DivX/WMV/H.264/H.263 player
    - MP3/WAV/eAAC+/AC3/FLAC player
    - Organizer
    - Image/video editor
    - Document editor
    - Google Search, Maps, Gmail,
    YouTube, Calendar, Google Talk, Picasa
    - Voice memo/dial/commands
    - Predictive text input (Swype)
Camera Camera & Video
  • Primary: 5 MP, 2592 x 1944 pixels, autofocus, LED flash
  • Secondary: Yes, 1.3 MP
  • Video: Yes, 720p@30fps
  • Feature: Geo-tagging, touch focus, face and smile detection
Screen Screen
  • TFT capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
  • 480 x 800 pixels, 4.0 inches (~233 ppi pixel density)
  • Multi Touch: Yes
Sound Sound & Music
  • Alert Types: Vibration; MP3, WAV ringtones
  • Loud Speaker: Voice 65dB / Noise 64dB / Ring 66dB
  • 3.5mm jack: Yes
  • Radio: Stereo FM radio with RDS
*Features and specifications are subject to change without prior notification.

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