Samsung Galaxy Pop review roundup

Reviews 15:25, 24 Mar 2011

Want to read a Samsung Galaxy Pop review? Check out what the biggest websites think of it in our review roundup

Samsung has recently unveiled its new line up of Galaxy series devices with the small, but perfectly packaged Samsung Galaxy Pop.

The Samsung Galaxy Pop is now available in India at a price of Rs. 11,198, which is a very good price for such a well-featured device.

A quad band device on GSM/Edge and 3G band, the Galaxy Pop runs Android 2.2 and it's a full touch bar phone. The smartphone comes with 3G, GPRS, Edge and Wi-Fi support. It further offers Bluetooth, USB, AGPS and PC sync options.

The Galaxy Pop also features Samsung's Touchwiz user interface that allows you to add and change widgets, in addition to using a whole load of Samsung's own preinstalled applications.

The Samsung Galaxy Pop includes Google's Android Market, adding thousands more apps to your fingertips.

Equipped with a quality 3.14-inch QVGA touchscreen, the Samsung Galaxy Pop sports a 3-megapixel camera with Flas for capturing the moment weherver you are. The device offers music player, ringtones, radio and speaker phone for all your multimedia needs.

The other key features of this device include internet, with a full HTML browser and a 1200mAh battery that will provide up to 570 minutes on 2G talktime and up to 380 minutes 3G talktime. You can get up to 570 hours of standby time on 2G and up to 440 hours of 3G standby time on this device.

So, what do other websites think of Samsung's Android phone?

TechTree India
Techtree considers the new Android 2.2-powered Samsung Galaxy Pop GT-S5570 a better device than the Samsung Galaxy 5 i5503 in terms of screen size and camera. Equipped with Android Froyo, the Pop sports 3.15 megapixel camera to offer better imaging than the Galaxy 5 that has 2 megapixel camera.
Read the TechTree India Samsung Galaxy Pop review

iGyaan
It's a semi decent low price device as per iGyaan. Offered at a low price, the Galaxy Pop features Android 2.2. However, they rate the display quality below par as it lets users down on several counts. It has a plasticy in build and not great at looks. Performance wise, it's a decent device, but still not up to the mark. Also, the gaming performance is just average users won't get acccess to many games, which are blocked from the marketplace.
Read the iGyaan Samsung Galaxy Pop review

GSM Arena
GSMArena rates Samsung Galaxy Pop as one of the most affordable Android smartphones available in the market. The Galaxy Pop feels nice in hand. The device has a thin profile and it comes with user friendly materials, which are nice to touch.
Read the GSM Arena review

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