Samsung has release their new Galaxy Smartphone series to Canada market, called as Galaxy Gio. Samsung Galaxy Gio is a budget friendly Android smartphone with Android 2.3 Gingerbread for operating system and now available for purchase in Bell and Virgin Mobile.
Samsung Galaxy Gio comes with gorgeous and compact design with measure in 57.5 x 110.5 x 12.15 mm with weight 102 grams. Like the other Samsung Galaxy series, the Samsung Gio smartphone offer multimedia features and entertainment on the go, such as a dedicated music player with FM Radio, 3.0 MP AF Camera for taking picture or QVGA video at 15 frames per second with support Single Shot, Continuous Shot, Panorama Shot, Smile Shot, Geo-tagging, smile detection and support multimedia files (MP4/H.264/H.263 playe, MP3/WAV/eAAC+ player).
Powered with a Qualcomm QCT MSM7227-1 Turbo processor clocked at 800 MHz paired with 158MB user-available RAM, a 3.2-inch touchscreen display with HVGA (320 x 480 pixels) resolution, TouchWiz 3.0 UI (Multiple Homescreens, Hybrid Widgets) and offers HSDPA up to 7.2 Mbps with Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n for connectivity, Samsung Galaxy Gio Android smartphone capable to runs multi task, surf the web or update your status all in the same time. In term of connectivity, the Galaxy Gio also boasts Bluetooth 2.1, USB 2.0 slot and can be used as a portable Wi-Fi hotspot for up to eight devices. It’s also support to Global roaming in more than 200 countries.
For storage your file, the new 3.2 inch Galaxy smartphone packs with 160MB of internal memory and support expandable storage up to 32GB via microSD card. Other features of new Samsung Gio Android smartphone are Accelerometer Sensor, Proximity Sensor, Digital Compass, GPS, 3.5mm Ear Jack, Speaker, Predictive text input (Swype) and Li-Ion 1350 mAh battery provide up to 11 hours for talk time or up to 26 days for standby.
As the Android smartphone, the Galaxy Gio also pre loaded with Google Mobile service (Google Search, Maps, Gmail, YouTube, Calendar, Google Talk, Picasa integration), ThinkFree (Document Viewer & Editor), Samsung Hub, Samsung Apps and Android market for download more than 250.000 apps. You can purchase Samsung Galaxy Gio Android smartphone in Virgin Mobile with pric tag at $149.99 outright or for free on a 3-year term or you can buy the Samsung Gio in Bell with price tag at $249 outright, or just $29.95 with a 3-year contract.