Samsung revealed Bada 2.0 last week and now, as promised, Samsung has officially announced three new Bada phones – Samsung Wave 3, Samsung Wave M, and Samsung Wave Y – all running on the latest OS, and features Samsung’s own ChatON messaging service. They also support voice recognition and Near Field Communication (NFC).
The flagship model Samsung Wave 3 aka S9500 comes in a 9.9mm thin anodized aluminum body and features a 4 inch Super AMOLED WVGA display.
Features and Specifications:
- Display: 4.0″ 480 x 800 Super AMOLED
- Processor: Single core, 1.4 GHz
- Camera: Dual camera — 5MP rear with LED Flash and 0.3 MP VGA front
- Dimension: 4.96 x 2.53 x 0.39 (126 x 64.2 x 9.9 mm)
- Weight: 122 grams
- RAM:512MB of RAM
- Memory: Internal 3 GB, microSD up to 32GB
- Battery: Li-Ion 1500 mAh
- Operating System: Bada v2.0
- Connectivity: HSPA (HSDPA: 14.4 Mbit/s / HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s), Wi-Fi (02.11a, 802.11b, 802.11g, 802.11n), Bluetooth 3.0, microUSB (USB 2.0), A-GPS
- Sensors: Accelerometer, Compass
Next, the Samsung Wave M has a 3.65 inch HVGA display made from tempered glass and a metallic body. It comes with 5MP rear camera, VGA front-facing camera, 823MHz processor, and a 2GB memory card pre-installed.
Finally, the Samsung Wave Y sports a stylish metallic hairline body and comes with a 3.2 inch HVGA screen. It has a 2MP camera, and runs on a 823MHz processor.
Samsung Wave 3, Samsung Wave M, and Samsung Wave Y Comparison
All three handsets will be showcased by Samsung at IFA 2011 in Berlin starting September 1. Prices and launch dates have not yet been announced.