The Samsung Wave Y S5380 is not to be confused with the Samsung Galaxy Y S5360 handset. The S5360 is an android phone whereas the S5380 runs on Bada 2.0 OS.  The wave Y is priced under Rs. 7,500 and comes with some decent features.

The Wave Y S5380 comes with a powerful processor clocked at 832 MHz. This handset has some decent features buy it only if you have no problems using the Bada 2.0 OS. Moreover there is hardly any price difference between the S5380 and the android powered S5360.

Samsung Wave Y S 5380 Specifications / Features

Processor, OS and Display: This is a bar type phone that can hold only a single GSM SIM. The processor speed is 832 MHz running Bada OS 2.0 with TouchWiz user interface. The 3.2 inch capacitive touchscreen TFT display supports 480 by 320 pixels resolution.

Memory and Dimensions: The Wave Y comes with 150 MB internal memory with microSD card support up to 32 GB. The handset is light weight at just over 100 grams and thickness is 12.3 mm.

Camera and multimedia: This Samsung handset comes with a single rear facing 2 MP camera with video recording capabilities at 30fps. Other features are image editor and 1.4 x digital zoom.  Media player supports MP3, MP4  and other commonly used audio and video formats. FM radio comes built in for live music on the go along with audio jack (3.5 mm).

Samsung Wave Y S5380 features and price in India
Samsung Wave Y S5380 with Bada 2.0

Connectivity and Other features: This phone supports 3G, EDGE, GPRS, Wi-Fi with hotspot, WAP, USB, GPS and Bluetooth 3.0. Other features are Dolfin 3 browser, accelerometer / proximity sensors, 3D folder viewing, mobile tracker and Social networking apps (Facebook, Twitter, Messenger) pre-installed.

Battery: The Samsung Wave Y S5380 comes with 1200 mAh battery that can last for 390 hours in standby and 4 hours of talktime on 3G network and 13 hours talktime and 570 hours standby on 2G network.

Samsung Wave Y S5380 price in India is Rs. 7,110 with 1 year warranty.

By Rajeev Rana

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