The Samsung Primo S5610 is probably the best Samsung phone that supports 3G and comes with a 5 megapixel camera with LED flash all this for a price below Rs. 5,500. On the first look no one will believe that this handset can capture images in 5 megapixel resolution.

The Samsung Primo S5610 is a candy bar phone with compact features if you have damaged your high end phone and are looking for a (low cost) replacement with best features in the class, then this is it.

The Primo S5610 is a 3G phone but does not come with a touchscreen display; you will have to do with the alphanumeric keypad. Other features missing are GPS and Wi-Fi but hey, look at the price. Check out the Primo S5610 feature; that I am sure will impress you.

Samsung Primo S5610 features

  • This is a single SIM compact 3G phone with a 2.4 inch display screen supporting resolution of 240 by 320 pixels.
  • The S5610 is light weight at 91 grams with dimensions 49.7 x 118.9 x 12.9 mm.
  • The main plus point is the 5 megapixel camera (with LED flash) that can also record videos in MP4 and H.263 formats at 30 fps. Camera comes with many useful features such as auto focus, smile detection and many other modes.
  • This Samsung handset comes with 108 MB memory and does support up to 32 GB external storage card (microSD).
  • For entertainment there is  a built in FM radio with recording plus music and video players that support MP4, MP3, H.263, eAAA+ and WMA formats.
  • Apps that comes preinstalled: Gmail, Google Talk, Twitter, Messenger and Facebook.
  • Other features are EDGE, GPRS, WAP, USB, Bluetooth and audio jack 3.5 mm.
  • The battery life is good with about 680 hours in standby mode and 5 hours of talk time when using the 3G network.  This handset houses a 1000 mAh battery (Li-ion).
Samsung Primo S5610 features and price in India
Samsung Primo S5610 features and price in India

Samsung Primo S5610 Price in India

Current Price: Rs. 5,390 | Best Price: Rs. 5,300

The S5610 is a basic phone with a few really impressive features. Wi-Fi and GPS are missing but then adding that would have increased the cost ‘was not to be expected.  The box pack however does not include a phone cover, free memory card and data cable and that is surprising!.

By Rajeev Rana

Founder and Chief Editor -