Last week Samsung announced their latest handset for mid range buyers, which will be running on Google Android 2.2 Froyo OS. This will be another addition to their Galaxy family. Among the existing 4 cell phones, Galaxy mini GT-S5570 has been listed as Galaxy Pop at a popular online retail shop Flipkart. This cell phone will boast a 600MHz processor, which will be a superior version of the low-end Samsung Galaxy 5 i5503. The Indian buyers will get this latest Galaxy Pop S5570 at pre-order and the price is set at Rs. 8,999. We are expecting this cell phone device to be available in second week of February.
New Samsung Galaxy Pop GT-S5570 is much improved handset than the previous Galaxy 5 i5503 since it has bigger screen along with superior camera. Thecell phone comes with Android Froyo by default. Galaxy Pop also features a 3.14-inch TFT capacitive touchscreen that offers 240×320 pixel resolution. Running Android 2.2 Froyo, Pop includes 3.15 megapixel camera that provides better image quality than the Galaxy 5 that features 2 megapixel camera. Though the processor speeds of Galaxy Pop and Galaxy 5 is the same. But, GT-S5570 sports 384MB RAM while GT-i5503 provides 256MB RAM. Moreover the 128MB extra RAM is added for the Froyo richness.
Galaxy Pop has got less number of buttons than the Galaxy 5 handset. Additionally the phone features Stereo FM Radio, WiFi (802.11 b/g/n), Bluetooth 2.1+EDR as well as A-GPS modules. If you are willing to get a decent Android 2.2 running cell phone then Galaxy Pop will be the perfect choice.