Pros

  • Gorgeous AMOLED display
  • Great multimedia features

Cons

  • No camera flash
  • No 3.5mm headphone jack

At A Glance

The Samsung Impression an excellent messaging phone with a gorgeous AMOLED display, but it is missing a few vital features.

Manufacturer’s Description

The Impression SGH-a877 combines a brilliant, widescreen touch screen display with a full, slide-out QWERTY keyboard to give you one very attractive phone. The Impression SGH-a877 is a complete communications tool that will always make a good impression.

Manufacturer’s Website

http://www.samsung.com/us

The Specs

Pricing
Part Number BLUATTSAMIMPRESSIONA877
Display
Backlight Yes
Display size 3.2 inches
Touchscreen Yes
Resolution 400 x 240 pixels
Storage
Other storage Micro SD
Battery
Battery Type Lithium ion
Vendor Rated Talk Time 3.0 hours
Vendor Rated Standby Time 250.0 hours
Ports and Connections
Headphone Jack Proprietary
Wireless connection Yes
Bluetooth Yes
USB 2.0 Yes
Dimensions
Width 4.5 inches
Depth 2.3 inches
Height 2.3 inches
Weight 0.33125 pounds
Image Processor
Megapixels 3.0
Storage Media
SD card Micro SD
Carrier
HSDPA 1.0
GPRS 1.0
GSM 850 1.0
GSM 1900 1.0
GSM 1800 1.0
Cell Carrier ATT
Supported Video Formats
wmv Yes
Streaming Video Yes
Video Calling No
Supported Audio Formats
AAC
  • AAC Plus
  • AAC
MP3 Yes
Sync
Sync Options Supported
  • Bluetooth
  • USB
Camera
camera_shutter 0.0
Form Factor
Number of Displays One
Volume Controls Yes
Form Factor Candy bar
Messaging
MMS Yes
SMS Yes
Other Messaging Support
  • SMS
  • MMS
  • IM
  • EMS
  • E-Mail
Location
GPS 1.0