Samsung Galaxy Gio S5660 – Review

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Samsung Galaxy Gio has dimensions of 110.5 x 57.5 x 12.2 mm and is completely made of plastic, now weighed 102 grams. The edges of these devices are not tapered, mobile phones so much more sleek and comfortable enough to be grasped. Although made from full-body plastic Gio but still feels tight and not easily damaged. The design is very simple mobile phone with a color selection that is not flashy nor glossy. Compared with the Galaxy Ace, Gio is lighter and more compact.

The front is dominated by the capacitive touch screen 3.2-inch HVGA resolution of 320×480 pixels. The screen looks good in terms of brightness and contrast levels. At maximum brightness level settings, screen colors look good. There are three buttons at the bottom of the screen. Home button in the middle, with two soft keys on either side of the capacitive: Menu and back.

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The USB port at the bottom of the phone, used for battery charging and data connection.




For messaging you have three options in the input text. Through a virtual keyboard that automatically switch to landscape mode when run, Through the voice to text, or Swype text input method a custom keyboard for each device Android OS 1.6 and above. Instead of pressing a virtual button, you can simply drag your finger across a sequence of letters in the word you want to type in, and after you release the finger, the device will guess the word that has been incorporated.

Although the camera does not have the flash and the shortcut key, msg taker features quite okay. Camera 3.15 megapixels lens shots of his brothers may compete with the other Galaxy. Mobile also features a video recorder which, though not perfect, but it is quite okay if you want to record special events. The second feature is equipped with a photo editor / video to maximize results.

Android Browser arguably the best mobile device browser. Quickly, the majority of bugs and glitch-free and easy to use. Galaxy Gio browser that supports three methods of zoom – with a special key, tap the screen twice and pinch zooming. The browser also supports text reflow – shortly after setting the zoom level, align text columns with a width of the screen.

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Other features include the Android Market, Music Player, Youtube, ThinkFree Office and Google Maps.


Performance Samsung Galaxy Gio supported Qualcomm QCT MSM7227-1 Turbo 800 MHz and 2.2 Froyo Android operating system (can upgrade to 2.3) to make access to various features that are felt quickly. Using a Li-Ion 1350 mAh which can last up to 10 hours on 2G network and 6 hours on 3G networks for talk time and 610 hours standby time.

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Specification Samsung Galaxy Gio S5660:

General Network GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900
HSDPA 900 / 2100
Announced 2011, 1Q
Processor 800 MHz processor
SAR Rating
Color Available Black
Size Dimensions (mm) 110.5 x 57.5 x 12.2
Weight (g)
Display Type TFT touchscreen, 16M colors
Size 320 x 480 pixels, 3.2 inches
Lines 0
Menu Touchscreen : TouchWiz 3.0 UI
Design Type Blok
Antenna Fixed Internal
Keys Navigation Touchscreen : Swype text input method
Other Accelerometer sensor, Proximity sensor
Memory Phonebook Practically unlimited entries and fields
Internal (MB) 158MB
Expansion microSD, up to 16GB
Battery Type Standard battery, Li-Ion 1350 mAh
Stand-by (hrs)
Ringtones Polyphonic
Customization Yes
Audio Format MP3/WAV/eAAC+ player
MP3 Player Yes
FM Radio Yes
A2DP Yes
Video Format MP4/H.264/H.263 player
Recorder Yes, QVGA@15fps
TV Null
Entertainment Games Yes + Downloadable
Messaging SMS Yes
Total SMS
Email Yes
Connectivity HSDPA Yes, HSDPA, 7.2 Mbps
Bluetooth Yes
3G Yes
Infrared (IrDA) No
USB Port Yes
WIFI/WLAN Yes, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n
Data Cable Yes
Data Modem
Software Java (J2ME) Yes
WAP Not Supported
Platform OS Android OS
Browser HTML
Predictive Text Entry
Speech Codes
PIM Application
Others Application A-GPS, Digital Compass, SNS Integration, Document viewer/editor, Image/video editor, Google Search, Maps, Gmail, YouTube, Calendar, Google Talk, Picasa integration
Personal Themes No Info.
Caller ID Yes
Profile ID Yes
Camera Lens Type CMOS, 3.0 Megapixel
Digital zoom Yes
Max. Resolution 2048×1536 pixels
Flash Yes
Night Mode No
Multi Shot
Frame Types
Extra Features Autofocus, LED flash, Geo Tagging
Photo Format
Front Camera


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