Samsung SGH-i900

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Samsung SGH-i900 Omnia front

The Samsung SGH-i900 Omnia (codenamed GrandPrix), also known as WiTu in Russia and Player Addict in France, is a high-end smartphone made announced by Samsung in June 2008 and released in July of the same year. The SGH-i900 was the first device in the Omnia lineup of Windows Mobile smartphones and it was positioned as the flagship Windows Mobile device of Samsung's lineup.

Variants

Models Description
SGH-i900V Vodafone variant.
SGH-i908/i908E Chinese/Taiwan variant.
Mainland Chinese model, omits Wi-Fi and 3G.
SCH-i910 North American version of SGH-i900 with CDMA connectivity instead of GSM and lacks the front camera. Released exclusively for Verizon in United States.
SCH-M490 Korean counterpart of SGH-i900, known as T*Omnia, with a bigger and higher resolution display (3.3" 480x800 instead of 3.2" 240x400 display), faster CPU (806 MHz instead of 624 MHz), 4GB internal storage, S-DMB tuner instead of FM Radio and TV-out.
SCH-M495 Korean variant, with 16GB internal storage instead of the 4GB found on the M490.
SoftBank 930SC Japanese version of SGH-i900 with Samsung proprietary OS instead of Windows Mobile 6.1, 1seg tuner, and it uses the baseband CPU (Qualcomm MSM6281) as the main CPU.

Related phones

Specs

Basics

SGH-i900
HW Platform/ChipsetMarvell PXA312 624 MHz • Application processor
Qualcomm MSM6281 • Baseband processor
Media DSP/GPUnone
SW Platform/OSWindows Mobile 6.1 Professional with TouchWiz
Display 240 x 400, TFT, 65k color, resistive touchscreen
Physical display size3.2"
LED Indicatornone
SensorsGPS, Light sensor
Flash memory90 MB user storage, 8/16 GB mass memory
RAM128 MB
Memory card slotmicroSDHC
Charging and data connectorPCBS10
Regulatory infoFCC ID: A3LSGHI900 (approved 2008-05-13)

Connectivity

SGH-i900
Operating modesGSM 850/900/1800/1900
HSPA 2100
DataGPRS, EDGE, HSDPA (7.2 Mbps)
Push-to-talkNo
WLAN802.11 b/g
SIM sizeMini SIM
IrDANo
Bluetooth2.0 + EDR
Bluetooth profilesA2DP
PC LinkActiveSync and Windows Mobile Device Center

Input

SGH-i900
Input methodsT9, predictive text
Touch screenYes
Soft keyscall/end, clear and optical joystick
Side keysVolume up/down, camera shutter, main menu

Media

SGH-i900
Rear camera5 MP (2560 x 1920) auto focus, white balance, self-timer, burst shot, panorama, photo frames, color effects, Wide Dynamic Range (WDR), smile shot, mosaic shot
Video recordingVGA (640x480) 15 fps, QVGA (320x240) 30 fps, MPEG4 with AMR audio
Front cameraVGA (640 x 480) • SGH-i900 only
Supported image formatsBMP, GIF, JPG, PNG, WBMP
Supported sound formatsAAC, MID, MP3, WAV
Supported video formats3GP, MP4, AVI
Speaker configurationEar speaker, loudspeaker
Line outPCBS10 connector
SynthesizerMobileBAE, mobile_300_base, 64 voices
FM radioStereo, external antenna
ExtrasPhoto editor, TV-out, Picture frame, DivX, Opera Mobile 9.5

Messaging

SGH-i900
SMSYes, threaded view
MMSYes
IMAIM, Windows Live, Yahoo Messenger
EmailPOP3, IMAP4

Software

SGH-i900
JavaMIDP 2.1, CLDC 1.1
Java APIsJSR 75 File Connection and PIM API
JSR 184 Mobile 3D Graphics (M3G)
JSR 82 Bluetooth API
JSR 226 Scalable 2D Vector Graphics API for J2ME (M2G)
BREWNo
MophunNo
MediaTek MRENo

Pre-loaded content

Themes

Name Home
Guava Bubbles
Samsung Theme 1

Samsung Theme 2

Windows Mobile 6.1

Windows Mobile Green

Windows Default

Accessories

Batteries

Chargers

See Samsung PCBS10 connector.

Gallery

Outside

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