Pros

  • Secondary display can be useful
  • Zippy performance overall

Cons

  • Search and Maps powered by Bing, not Google
  • Narrow display makes typing difficult

At A Glance

The attractive and speedy Samsung Continuum’s secondary ticker display can be useful, but it isn’t for everyone.

Manufacturer’s Description

The Samsung Continuum for Verizon Wireless is part of Samsung's Galaxy S series of smartphones. The Continuum offers a robust set of entertainment features and represents a high level of mobile intelligence. Featuring a 3.4-inch Super AMOLED display that is stunningly bright while also conserving battery life.

Manufacturer’s Website

http://www.samsung.com/us

The Specs

Pricing
Part Number SCHI400
Processor
Processor type Samsung
Processor speed 1.0 MHz
Display
Display size 3.4 inches
Display type Multitouch
Resolution 800 x 480 pixels
Storage
Internal Memory 2048.0 MB
Other storage Micro SD
Battery
Battery Type Lithium ion
Vendor Rated Talk Time 7.0 hours
Vendor Rated Standby Time 312.0 hours
Memory
Memory size 0.384 MB
Dimensions
Width 4.94 inches
Depth 2.3 inches
Height 2.3 inches
Weight 0.275625 pounds
Exposure Controls
Flash Built-in Flash
Video Capture Format High Definition (720p)
Image Processor
Megapixels 5.0
Digital Zoom 4.0
Storage Media
SD card Micro SD
Carrier
CDMA 800 1.0
Cell Carrier Verizon
CDMA 1900 1.0
Supported Video Formats
Maximum video capture resolution High Definition (720p) pixels
MPEG4 Yes
Supported Audio Formats
AAC
  • AAC
  • AAC Plus
Included Software
Operating System Android 2.0
Sync
Sync Options Supported
  • Bluetooth
  • USB
  • Wi-Fi
Form Factor
Form Factor Candy bar
Keyboard Software
Operating System
OS Version 2.1
Multitasking Support With native and third-party apps
Web Browser WebKit
Adobe Flash Support None
Camera
Front-Facing Camera 0.0
Location
GPS 1.0