Exclusive. The world's first test Samsung E870: Stylish unisex in the wake iPod

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Female telephone - concept today is quite a banal. If before such machines were a novelty, but now on the market of mobile phones handsets ladies abound. Most often, they are obtained by restyling (eg, Motorola RAZR V3 Pink), but there are also options for women initially - with flowers and other trinkets on the body (eg, Siemens CL75). There are mid - unisex with some nod to the beautiful half of humanity (example, Nokia 7370). Here is the latest novelty of the concerns and Samsung - perhaps the most mysterious model of the vendor at the moment: no information on it on the internet you will not find. And we have already prepared a "live" test. "I wonder? It will be interesting ", as the well-known advertising.


Exclusive.  The world's first test Samsung E870: Stylish unisex in the wake iPod


Samsung E870 - a conservative unisex for business women and men who like stylish and exquisite things

Mobiles for lovely ladies is not new to Samsung. Suffice it to recall last year's best-selling E530 - in all respects a pleasant thing. Literally as soon as possible in the Russian retail should appear model X810 - also a very good option stylish and compact phone for girls. New E870 - is quite another. Before us is a much more businesslike and discreet solution for real business woman. The hardware is based on the new E770 - is also very fresh products from Samsung, which is a very good business class mobile phone. Success platform allows us to expect a lot from and E870 ... Is not it time already to think about the present favorite on March 8?


Technical characteristics


Standard


GSM 900/1800/1900


Size mm


92x42x16,5


Weight, g


85


Nutrition


Li-Ion, 800 mAh
Opening hours of talk time, 200 min .:
Opening hours of standby time .: 360


Display


Internal: TFT, 262,144 colors (262 k), 176x220 pixels
External: OLED, 65,536 colors (65 k), 96 x80 pixels


Luggage, Mn


1.3


Memory, MB


80


Memory card


microSD (TransFlash)
Supported media capacities up to 1 GB


JAVA


Yes


Bluetooth


Yes


Polyphony, the number of votes


64


MP3 / FM


Well No


SMS / MMS / E-Mail


Yes Yes Yes


Phonebook, the number of cells


1000


WAP / GPRS


Yes Yes


EDGE


Yes


Infrared


No


Voice dialing


Yes


Speakerphone


Yes


Alarm clock


Yes


Organiser


Yes


Dictaphone


Yes


Calculator


Yes


Currency converter


Yes


Approximate price, $


400-420

Samaung E870 appearance immediately attracts the attention - particularly noteworthy slim design and light weight. Meanwhile, in the ladies' cell phone is equipped with a nice novelty - has a 1.3 megapixel camera with flash, MP3-player and a memory card slot, and support for EDGE. In general, the model turned extraordinary, and this is probably the biggest plus for any woman, because do not want to be like her girlfriend with E530. Not only is E870 completely different in appearance is markedly different internally, so it is still really hot new buying that now, you still for a long time will ensure attention to their beloved, and for her it would be a good gift.

Outside

Samsung E870 is made in the form factor "clamshell". The stylish colors reminiscent of the model X810 - mezhuetsya white plastic with light gray. External telephone in general something like on your iPod, so fans of this famous player will be delighted. The case, as mentioned above, deliberately angular, slightly flattened sides. This conservatism is clearly will like serious business woman, but would prefer a more frivolous audience E530 or X810.


Exclusive.  The world's first test Samsung E870: Stylish unisex in the wake iPod


Exclusive.  The world's first test Samsung E870: Stylish unisex in the wake iPod


Samsung E870

E870 can hardly be called a compact, despite the small thickness of the body - the length of the leads (92 x 42 x 16,5 mm). But the weight of the carp difficult - it is the same as that of the crumbs X810 (85 g).


Exclusive.  The world's first test Samsung E870: Stylish unisex in the wake iPod


Exclusive.  The world's first test Samsung E870: Stylish unisex in the wake iPod


If Samsung X810 (left) can be called a truly feminine phone - not only stylish and light but also compact, the open E870 (right) is unlikely to fall within the scope of a reasonable mobile phone for ladies


Exclusive.  The world's first test Samsung E870: Stylish unisex in the wake iPod


Samsung E870 compared with the new women's phones: Nokia 7370, Nokia 7380, Samsung X810, Motorola PEBL U6, Motorola RAZR V3 Pink, Sony Ericsson Z520i, LG S5200 and GlamPhone №1 ELLE by Alcatel

Coating matt, tend to accumulate grease completely. Pleased also build quality. The body does not creak, does not scratch and wipe.


Exclusive.  The world's first test Samsung E870: Stylish unisex in the wake iPod


Exclusive.  The world's first test Samsung E870: Stylish unisex in the wake iPod


Exclusive.  The world's first test Samsung E870: Stylish unisex in the wake iPod


Exclusive.  The world's first test Samsung E870: Stylish unisex in the wake iPod


Dimensions Samsung E870

In his hand E870 is not good - not enough that prevents the aforementioned excess length, so more and angularity of the body is clearly not out of place. Meanwhile, open a new Samsung clamshell comfortable even with one hand. Despite the absence of rubberized inserts on the sides of the phone does not slip, and therefore the danger of dropping to a minimum.


Exclusive.  The world's first test Samsung E870: Stylish unisex in the wake iPod


Samsung E870 in your hand

We now turn to a set of controls. On the left there is the volume rocker, covered with a plug interface connector I / O on the headset (brand). Right - again covered with a plug memory card slot and camera button - clearly not enough keys MP3-player, which was at the same X810. The bottom and top of E870 empty. Hardware buttons to control the player, such as in E720 / 730, no.


Exclusive.  The world's first test Samsung E870: Stylish unisex in the wake iPod


Exclusive.  The world's first test Samsung E870: Stylish unisex in the wake iPod


The side of the casing Samsung E870

Keyboard E870 was very nice. The keys are well-spaced to the body, plus they have a surprisingly large, especially for the women's apparatus size. But their course might be more - at first often have to press one button several times, If not, repeat. But over time you get used to it. Highlighting like - white, non-intrusive, but quite not as sharp as in the X810.


Exclusive.  The world's first test Samsung E870: Stylish unisex in the wake iPod


Keyboard Samsung E870


Exclusive.  The world's first test Samsung E870: Stylish unisex in the wake iPod


Backlit keypad Samsung E870

So, summarizing the external examination. Samsung E870 is hardly a full sense of the word female mobile phone. Rather, it is feminine unisex - a fair length of the body, as well as the large keys on the keyboard model added advantages in the eyes of the male audience. As for the assessment, we note the ambiguity of new items. This is really a stylish cell phone, but it is not ideal ergonomics. Referring to the performance of the hardware ...