Samsung reveals its latest digital gizmo “SGH-F490” in European Market

Samsung has finally introduced its latest finger touch handset SGH-F490 in the European market. The Samsung SGH-F490 measures 115mm x 53.5mm x 11.8mm (4.5" x 2.1 x .5") in size and weighs 102g (3.6oz). It offers users a large 3.2", 16:9 widescreen displays that is capable of rendering 262k colors.

The Multimedia phone is equipped with a 5 Mega pixel camera, 3.5mm audio jack, and support for compatible microSD cards, 130MB internal memory, Bluetooth 2.0 and USB 2.0.

The Samsung F490 handset supports fast HSDPA networks. Downloading large files, streaming videos and even holding video conversations are possible at really fast speeds of up to 3.6Mbps.

Geesung Choi, President of Samsung’s Telecommunication Business said, "Samsung F490 is the solution for consumers who want to use Internet wherever and whenever they want. The device is not only a powerful multimedia device but also a stylish fashion item with sleek and charming design. We are proud to introduce this new innovative multimedia handset to global consumers."

The F490 will be available in select European markets this February for about 530EUR, before taxes and subsidies. After being launched in Europe, the phone will come to US and the Asian market including Korea.

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