Samsung showing at Mobile Asia 2008 – Soul, Metal series, SGH G800, Serenata, Armani

Samsung showed off a lot of handsets from their platter, from lifestyle phones, to basic and low-end handsets at the Mobile Asia 2008

Samsung Soul

A slim, lightweight, stylish phone with features that adapt to the user depending on the application, the Soul is pure eye candy. With Magic Touch by DaCP, navigation indicators on the keypad change according to the user’s needs.


This 3G handset is equipped with professional photographic functions including a 5MP camera. It features music library navigation and a digital power amplifier.

Measurements of the Samsung Soul are 105.9×49.5×12.9mm.

Metal Series
Samsung launched three new Metal Series phones at the – SGH E840, SGH D900i and SGH D840. The latest SGH E840 is also touted to be the world’s slimmest slide-up phone.

SGH E840
The SGH E840 is touted to be the world’s slimmest handset.


• Full mirror LCD
• Hidden touch keypad
• 2.22-inch wide TFT LCD screen
• Made of tempered glass and metal
• 2 mega pixel camera
• FM Radio
• MP3 player
• Mobile printing
• Document viewer
• 70 MB internal memory
• MicroSD flash external memory (up to 2GB)
• Mobile tracker

SGH D900i


A 12.9mm slim slider that comes with artistically designed metal lining body offering high-end multimedia features like 3 mega pixel camera with dynamic user interfaces, vivid 262K color screen, Bluetooth stereo headset, FM Radio, New camera UI, enhanced battery life and speedy shutter.

SGH D840


For the fashion conscious business user, the SGH D840 comes with a 2 Megapixel Camera, MP3 player with integrated dual speaker, multi-format music player along with 80 MB of internal memory and external microSD memory.

A digital camera and a multimedia phone, the SGH-G800 is a sleek 5MP camera phone with 3x optical zoom. It is equipped with advanced camera features such as face detection, xenon flash, and wide dynamic range (WDR), and supports sharing of images and videos as well as mobile blogging.


The phone is priced at Rs 21,799.

The Samsung Serenata is definitely one of the strangest looking phones but it is different from almost everything else since it is the result of a joint effort between Samsung and Bang & Olufsen.


The screen is a square 2.3″
• 240 x 240 pixel panel
• 256,000 colours
• 3G with HSDPA
• Tri-band 900 / 1800 / 1900 GSM
• MP3, AAC and WMA
• 4GB internal memory
• 136 grams in weight
• 110 x 63 x 20mm in size

A touch screen handset with a 2.6 inch display.


• 87.5 x 54.5 x 10.5-mm
• 85-grams
• Tri-band 900/1800/1900 GSM
• 3 megapixel camera
• 262K colour
• QVGA touchscreen LCD
• Bluetooth 2.0 with A2DP support
• MicroSD expansion
• Full Internet browser
• Support for H.263
• AAC/MP3/WMA audio
• MPEG-4 video

More Samsung Mobile Asia launches here.