The market is already loaded with enough touch screen mobile phones and Samsung has brought another version from the same genre. Samsung A887 Solstice is the device that we are talking about. This handset was announced in the month of July 2009 and it is now available in the market, since August 2009. Since, its announcement, there was quite a buzz surrounding the product. Samsung has already good reputation in the market in terms of touch screen mobile devices. This one too leaves up to the expectations. Samsung A887 Solstice is loaded with extra ordinary looks and some immaculate features. However, the main focal point of this device is to provide easy access and usage of the social networking websites such as Facebook and MySpace. Here, let's flash light on some other vital aspects of the phone.
The Camera and Video
Samsung A887 Solstice is loaded with a 2 mega pixel camera. This camera feature 4 x digital zoom, which makes the quality of the snaps relatively better, otherwise it is just a 2 mega pixels camera, which could have been better. Here picture is taken with 1600 x 1200 pixels resolution. There is no other camera of this phone and video recording is done by using the same camera. There is video playing option in the phone and hence the user can enjoy different video files. The file formats that Samsung A887 Solstice's video player support are MPEG4, H.263 and H.264.
Music is one of the most vital features included in the mobile phones. Music provides great pass time and hence its utility is immense for the mobile users. The device comes with a built in music player that is simple to use. The user can maintain a play list to keep track of the music files. The music files can be arranged according to the song name, genre, artists, albums, etc. The quality of sound that the music player generates is also quite impressive. However, the best listening experience comes while listening to the music by using stereo Bluetooth. The music player of Samsung A887 Solstice supports music files such as MP3, WMA and eAAC+.
Network and Connectivity
Samsung A887 Solstice is marketed by AT & T and it supports both 2G and 3G network. For 2G network, the device works with GSM bands such as 850, 900, 1800 and 1900. With 3G network, the device supports HSDPA 350 and 1900. The handset features several connectivity options too such as USB ports and Bluetooth for smooth usage and file transfer facilities.