New Dual-SIM, Touchscreen Handset From Samsung Announced

Samsung Electronics has added to its portfolio of touchscreen dual-SIM handsets with the launch of the B5722.

The Samsung B5722 allows users to pre- set the SIM change-over time automatically, depending on economical operator tariffs or to ensure a work/personal life balance. The dedicated SIM switching key and intuitive touch interface makes the changeover a seamless experience. The handset also provides the added benefit of one touch access through 6 SNS widgets on the home screen. The phone also offers instant messaging services through Palringo messenger which helps users to connect to Google Talk, AIM, ICQ and supports exchange of text messages through Bluetooth Messenger.

The phone also offers a 2.8” QVGA full touch screen display, 3 MP camera with image editor, Bluetooth, hi-speed USB , 8 GB expandable memory 1200 mAH battery, and 13.4 hours of talk time. The new B5722 also provides 3D sound output through DNSe. Users can tune into FM radio for audio entertainment and can continue to listen to the background music even as they access various phone applications. The phone also comes equipped with an advanced mobile tracker, which has been introduced for the first time for the Dual SIM touch phone segment.

Ranjit Yadav, Director, Mobile & IT , Samsung India Electronics Pvt. Ltd said, "At Samsung, our endeavor is to continuously provide the market with superior, consumer friendly products and the Samsung B5722 is an example of the same .This phone aims to cater to the fast growing Dual Stand By market, wherein the discerning consumers want the convenience of a single feature rich handset with two connections operating simultaneously. Samsung’s easy access , touch experience and one click access to six networking sites , all serve to enrich the user experience ."

The Samsung B5722 dual-SIM is priced at Rs. 11,680.

Published Date: Feb 01, 2010 02:53 pm | Updated Date: Feb 01, 2010 02:53 pm