Pros

  • Great camera
  • Beautiful Super AMOLED display

Cons

  • Call quality is a mixed bag
  • Windows Phone 7 has some key features missing

At A Glance

The Samsung Focus is beautifully designed with a gorgeous display and solid 5-megapixel camera, but it remains to be seen if Microsoft can win over customers with Windows Phone 7.

Manufacturer’s Description

It's easy to get moving with both business and fun when you've got the Samsung Focus, the smartphones using the Windows Phone 7 operating system. Use the ultra-thin 4-inch Super-Amoled screen to view and edit your Office documents or to experience movies and pictures with clarity and richness. And type easier and faster with the full, large touch screen. The Focus also includes integrated Wireless-N Wi-Fi (802.11b/g/n) for access to home, corporate, and hotspot networks.

Manufacturer’s Website

http://www.samsung.com/us/mobile/cell-phones/SGH-I917ZKAATT-features

The Specs

Pricing
Part Number SGHI917
Processor
Processor type Qualcomm
Display
Display size 4.0 inches
Display type Multitouch
Storage
Internal Memory 8000.0 MB
Other storage Micro SD
Battery
Vendor Rated Talk Time 6.5 hours
Vendor Rated Standby Time 300.0 hours
Memory
Memory size 0.512 MB
Dimensions
Width 4.84 inches
Depth 2.56 inches
Height 2.56 inches
Weight 0.2625 pounds
Exposure Controls
Flash Built-in Flash
Video Capture Format High Definition (720p)
Image Processor
Megapixels 5.0
Storage Media
SD card Micro SD
Carrier
HSDPA 1.0
GPRS 1.0
Supported Video Formats
Maximum video capture resolution High Definition (720p) pixels
MPEG4 Yes
Supported Audio Formats
AAC AAC Plus
WMA Yes
Included Software
Operating System Windows Mobile
Sync
Sync Options Supported
  • Bluetooth
  • USB
  • Wi-Fi
Form Factor
Form Factor Candy bar
Operating System
OS Version 7
Multitasking Support With native apps only
Web Browser Pocket Internet Explorer