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Samsung Galaxy GIO | Black

GT-S5660M

Samsung Galaxy GIO | Black Samsung's Galaxy GIO™ delivers high-end smartphone features and performance without a high-end price tag. With a large touch screen, 24/7 connectivity, the latest Android™ OS, and an incredible range of apps and customization options, the GIO™ lets you stay in touch with the people and content that matter—without breaking the bank. 3.519 5 27 reviews

Recycling Batteries Responsibly

  • The European Directive on Batteries and Accumulators aims to minimise the impact of batteries on the environment and encourage the recovery of the materials they contain. In the UK, regulations on the recycling of batteries and accumulators (rechargeable batteries) were Introduced in 2009. The Waste Batteries Regulations aim to significantly increase UK collection and recycling of used portable batteries from 3% in 2007 to 25% by 2012, rising to at least 45% in 2016.

  • The battery symbol on a product or on its packaging indicates that the product must not be disposed of with general household waste. Instead, it is the consumer’s responsibility to dispose of their waste batteries at a designated collection point so that they can be recycled. The separate collection and recycling of batteries at the time of dispo sal will help to conserve natural resources and ensure that they are recycled in a manner that protects human health and the environment. A comprehensive list of battery recycling centres can be obtained from: www.recycle-more.co.uk

  • All Samsung products that are subject to the Batteries Directive are compliant with the UK battery and accumulator Requirements. In accordance with national law, SAMSUNG Electronics (UK) Ltd is a member of an approved batteries producer compliance scheme. This scheme collects, treats and disposes of batteries on Samsung’s behalf.

Samsung Galaxy GIO | Black

Features

  • 3.2” Full Touch Screen with TouchWiz™ 3.0
  • 3.2” Full Touch Screen with TouchWiz™ 3.0
  • Powerful Performance with Borderless Networking
  • Android™ 2.3 with Android Market™
  • Social Hub and Google Mobile Services
3.2'' Full Touch Screen with TouchWiz™ 3.0

3.2'' Full Touch Screen with TouchWiz™ 3.0

With the quick and intuitive TouchWiz™ 3.0 interface, you can switch apps, check email, and hop online at the touch of a finger. Enjoy browsing, gaming, watching videos, and viewing images anytime, anywhere, on the crystal clear 3.2'' display.

Social Hub and Google Mobile Services

Social Hub and Google Mobile Services
No matter what you want to know, GIO™ has it covered. Google Mobile™ services get you the info you need fast, whether it’s an address or the latest score. Social Hub™ pulls all your email, social network, and IM accounts onto a single, real-time screen so you're always plugged into what's happening.
Powerful Performance with Borderless Networking

Powerful Performance with Borderless Networking

You will enjoy the speed and rich performance of this mobile. No longer will you have to wait around for movies to load or applications to start - everything works quickly and hassle-free. Wi-Fi b/g/n provides faster web browsing with wider coverage than before, and HSDPA 7.2 Mbps downloads large files quickly. Because of the larger battery life, you can do all of this and much more on a single battery charge.

Android™ 2.3 with Android Market™

Powered by the super-smooth and speedy Android™ 2.3 platform, the GIO™ is a snap to navigate and customize. Personalize it even more with apps from Android Market™ (more than 250000 apps and counting!), and you'll wonder how you ever lived without it.

Stay connected 24/7

With the GIO™'s amazing connectivity, you'll never be out of touch. WiFi and 3G keep you connected no matter where you are, while BlueTooth® lets you go hands-free in the car. Sync your GIO™ to your PC with the AllShare app, and take your stored videos, pictures, and music with you everywhere!

Carrier

GIO is available with Bell and Virgin Mobile.

tech specs

  • OS
    Android Gingerbread 2.3
  • Camera
    3.2 MP
  • Battery
    1350 mAh

Dimension of GT-S5660DSMBMC

Platform

  • Operation System

    Android Gingerbread 2.3

  • Browser

    WAP 2.0 (HTTP stack only)

Physical Specifications

  • Weight

    118 g

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Display

  • External
    Technology

    262 K TFT

    Size

    3.2"

Battery

  • Standard
    Capacity

    1350 mAh

    Talk Time

    Up to 6 h

    Stand-by Time

    Up to 370 h

Camera

  • Camera Resolution

    3.2 MP

  • Digital/Optical Zoom

    3x

  • Brightness

    9 levels

  • Shot mode

    Multi-shot

  • Photo Effects

    4

  • Photo quality settings

    3

Video

  • Video player

    3GP, MP4

  • Input Device

    Touch

  • Video recording

    3GP

  • Video Messaging

    Yes (MMS Only)

Music & Sound

  • Music Player

    AAC, AAC+, MIDI, MP3

  • Poly Ringtones

    Yes (MIDI)

  • MP3 Ringtone

    Yes

  • DRM

    OMA DRM FL only

  • Music Library

    Yes

Fun&Entertainment

  • Embedded Wallpaper

    Yes

Business&Office

  • Offline Mode

    Yes (Airplane Mode)

  • Voice memo & Voice mail

    Yes

Memory

  • Phone book entries

    Up to variable memory

  • External Memory

    MicroSD up to 32 GB

  • SMS

    Up to variable memory

Messaging

  • SMS/EMS/MMS

    SMS, MMS

  • Predictive Text Input T9

    XT9

  • Email

    Yes

  • Cell Broadcast

    Yes

  • vCard/vCalendar

    No

  • Instant Messaging

    Yes (Google App)

Connectivity

  • Bluetooth

    3.0

  • USB

    2.0

  • WAP

    WAP 2.0

  • Internet HTML Browser

    WAP 2.0

Personal Information Management

  • Calendar

    Yes

  • Scheduler

    Yes

  • Clock

    Yes

  • Alarm

    Yes

  • Calculator

    Yes

  • Memo book

    Yes

Call Function

  • Speaker Phone

    Yes

  • Dialed/Missed/Received Calls

    Yes

Further Information

  • Model Code

    Samsung S5660M

SAR Information

SAR Information

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REVIEWS (27)

Owners Overall Ratings

17 out of 27 (63%) customers recommend this product

  • Features3.6/5.0
  • Performance3.1/5.0
  • Design4.0/5.0
  • Value3.4/5.0

Owner Reviews

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iamSeby

2014-08-23

  • Features5/5.0
  • Performance5/5.0
  • Design5/5.0
  • Value5/5.0

This is simply awsome

This phone was my first smartphone and I was very pleased about it It is a very god phone, nice design, acceptable screen, high resolution, fine camera, everything is god on it considering its price.

But I'm very mad that Samsung didn't made updates to operating sistem. It stopped at 2.3.6 and now Android reached 4.4 (soon 4.5 or something like that). I'm using cyanogenmod on it to keep it up to date and it is working very well. I really recomend this phone for a noob in smartphones or in android :D (sorry if my english is bad, i'm not an english speaker and i'm still learning)

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Emily

2014-06-19

  • Features3/5.0
  • Performance1/5.0
  • Design4/5.0
  • Value3/5.0

Not built to last

The phone works great for about a year but after that it slowly starts to die. First my battery went then the place to charge my phone went. I endedup having to buy 3 new batteries and another wall charger.

The phone stopped holding a charge at all a few months later. I now go through 4 batteries a day. It's now stopped taking pictures and the few it does take are not clear. It tells me daily my memory is full and my message memory is full but it isn't. The only thing I really love about it is the screen never cracks. I have dropped it multiple times and it never breaks!

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DarylZovi

2014-02-10

  • Features5/5.0
  • Performance5/5.0
  • Design5/5.0
  • Value5/5.0

Excellent Phone no problem with the battry at all.

No complains works well and picks up internet anywhere found.

Kaila

2013-08-08

  • Features5/5.0
  • Performance5/5.0
  • Design5/5.0
  • Value5/5.0

Amazing for the price

The phone is a less expensive phone, so you can't expect it to be of the same quality as an S3 or S4. But it by far exceeded my expectations.

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Support

User Manual

3.18 MB, pdf, ENGLISH(North America)

2011.08.29

Other Manuals (1)

  • User Manual

    0.8 MB, pdf, FRENCH(North America)

    2011.08.29

Software (1)

  • SAMSUNG Kies,PC Sync

    Win XP/Vista/Windows 7, 66.33 MB, exe, MULTI LANGUAGE

    Version : 2.5.3.13043_14_1

    2013.04.29

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