Samsung Galaxy W Reviews and Deals

87 customer reviews

+ This mobile phone has no outstanding positive points. - It scores poorly on battery life.

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8.4 out of 10 based on 87 reviews.
Samsung Galaxy W: with , Touchscreen and x display. See full product description
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michael, Bolton Nothing.

Score 9.0/10
Good points:
Reviewer left no comment
Bad points:
Came with all characters in Chinese ! But Youtube came to the rescue,showing how to change language to English.
Overall rating 9.0
Ease of use 8.0
Features 8.0
Battery life 8.0
Design 8.0
Value for money 10.0
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1 of 1 people found this review helpful

Confirmed purchase: 30 Jul 2012

Peter, Perth W.Australia Business or web user

Score 8.0/10
Good points:
Reviewer left no comment
Bad points:
Length of battery life
Overall rating 8.0
Ease of use 9.0
Features 9.0
Battery life 5.0
Design 9.0
Value for money 8.0
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Confirmed purchase: 25 Apr 2012

Steve, Ashtead Business & Pleasure User

Score 8.0/10
Good points:
Touch screen good, easy to navigate, good media player.
Bad points:
Battery life a little short but ok if managed properly.
Overall rating 8.0
Ease of use 9.0
Features 8.0
Battery life 7.0
Design 8.0
Value for money 8.0
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Confirmed purchase: 23 Apr 2012

Nalinda , Scunthorpe Music and entertainment lover

Score 9.0/10
Good points:
Reviewer left no comment
Bad points:
Battery life is rubbish. it drains current lots even just a normal voice call.
Overall rating 9.0
Ease of use 10.0
Features 10.0
Battery life 5.0
Design 8.0
Value for money 10.0
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Confirmed purchase: 18 Mar 2012

Edward, Teddington silver surfer

Score 5.0/10
Good points:
new to smart phones an am still learning whats available
Bad points:
see above
Overall rating 5.0
Ease of use 5.0
Features 8.0
Battery life 4.0
Design 7.0
Value for money 5.0
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2 of 23 people found this review helpful

Confirmed purchase: 17 Feb 2012

ANDREW, lincoln

Score 8.0/10
Good points:
features
Bad points:
battErY LiFe
Overall rating 8.0
Ease of use 8.0
Features 8.0
Battery life 6.0
Design 8.0
Value for money 8.0
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Confirmed purchase: 08 Mar 2012

Daphne , Music and entertainment lover

Score 10.0/10
Good points:
Fast, smooth easy touch screen, good camera.
Bad points:
Havent found any so far
Overall rating 10.0
Ease of use 10.0
Features 10.0
Battery life 10.0
Design 10.0
Value for money 10.0
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Confirmed purchase: 02 May 2012

This Samsung Galaxy W is reviewed on TechRadar

Product Features

Operating system Android
Screen size (Inches) 3.7
Screen Resolution (pixels) 5
3G Yes
Touchscreen or keypad Touchscreen
Connections WiFi
Band Quad
Talk time (Hours) 11.5
Weight (g) 115
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Manufacturer's Description

Powerful Performance

With a 1.4Ghz processor your handset works just as quickly as your PC. Don’t wait around for applications to load on your Galaxy W as you can open them straight away. Multi-tasking is easier than ever with no delay. Users can download, surf and upload faster than ever! This mobile features an incredibly fast connection speed (HSDPA 14.4 Mbps) for downloading movies and a super quick HSUPA 5.76Mbps for uploading multimedia content to websites. Wi-Fi class n enables lightning-fast speeds for browsing, downloading and video streaming.

With Social Hub on your phone you can email, access your social networking sites and use instant messaging.

The Social hub collects all your mobile communications into one display for easy access to all your work and social networks. This means that your Facebook, Twitter and MySpace accounts all appear in a single feed stream which is also linked with your phonebook and contact lists. This turns all your mobile communications into one. Giving you the ultimate choice on how to communicate with your friends and colleagues.

Latest Android Software

The Samsung Galaxy W features the latest Android “Gingerbread” Operating System, offering the choice of 250,000 plus applications downloadable from the Android Market place. You are also able to take advantage of all of Google’s mobile services such as Google Latitude and Google maps.

Samsung Hub

Social Hub integrates your Inbox into one. View your email, Instant Messenger and Social networking sites in one feed. And compose messages in all applications from one place.

Through our Music Hub access over 12 million DRM-free tracks which are available for download. Try before you buy with 30 to 60-second streaming previews, but buying is easy with one-time registrations for credit card billing.

Play the latest games in amazing HD quality through the Samsung Games Hub. Receive the latest gaming news, updates and other gaming info or play our Social network games which lets you interact with friends as you play.

Connectivity

Share you content between your DLNA Samsung laptop, TV and Galaxy W with wireless file sharing. Using Samsung ‘AllShare’ record HD video on your Galaxy W and play it back on your Samsung TV. Great for sharing your treasured family moments. In addition use your phone as a handy remote controller for other Samsung devices.

Kies Air

Manage your mobile content through Wi-Fi on your PC or tablet, no wires necessary. Easily sync contacts using Outlook, Google or Yahoo accounts. Sync your playlists from your PC to mobile to tablet, without messy connection wires.

Great Design

Spacious rounded 3.7” touch screen showcases graphics, games, text, video and more comfortably. The Galaxy W’s slim style is comfortable to use and easily portable.

Business Functionality

Users will be able to connect, communicate and collaborate as securely as they would on their office computer. With security features including remote lock/unlock and device wipe, the mobile enables users to utilise their mobile to the fullest without worrying about security breaches.

Comprehensive PIM synchronization with Exchange ActiveSync keep your email, contacts, calendars and tasks up to date. Exchange 2010 support offers free/busy lookup, reply status and enhanced voicemail capabilities.

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