Samsung will soon arrive with its new touch screen mobile phone – Samsung F490. The outstanding feature of this new mobile phone is its 16:9 wide full touch color display with Croix interface. Samsung’s Croix based touch screen mobile phone is believed to be a rival of Apple’s iPhone. The Croix had won iF Communication Design Award in 2007. This touch screen interface is supported by neat cross like menus and lists.
The Samsung F490 also includes navigation features with tri band GSM. Further F490 has a 5MP camera for clicking photos and video recording while its front camera would be used for making video calls. There is ample storage space with 130 MB internal memory. Internet surfing will become easier in this model with availability of full HTML browsing facility and built-in mobile Google apps. It also has Bluetooth, microSD card slot and 3.5mm headphone jack. The model will cost around $614.
Source: Unwired View