Samsung is launching the world's first 10 megapixel mobile phone (model: SCH-B600) in Korean market.
Samsung's 10 megapixel camera phone (SCH-B600) is 6mm thinner and 10g lighter than the 7 megapixel camera phone (SCH-V770) and sets itself apart from its previous megapixel camera phones by combining mobile TV capability in Satellite standard.
The camera function includes 3x optical zoom and 5x digital zoom. It also has auto focus and a flash unit that performs optimally for 10 megapixel photographs.
Also, the B600 comes fitted with a LED autofocus feature which assists users to capture clear photos even in dark settings. Located next to the lens, the LED autofocus automatically determines the distance and utilizes the appropriate focus setting for optimal photo shooting.
The B600 also supports white balance, manual focus, continuous picture-taking, and interval picture-taking functions.
It also supports Bluetooth which enables users to send pictures wirelessly to other mobile phones, printers or to Bluetooth headsets.
The high color Reproduction TFT-LCD produces the highest possible display for its size. The photo-fine chromic LCD can reproduce 16 million colors, virtually any color found in nature, earning it the "True Color" appellation. Moving pictures can be recorded in QVGA resolution at 15-30 frames per second. Users can watch live TV in crisp picture through Satellite DMB function.
It also supports external memory (MMCmicro) in addition to its internal memory. The mobile phone supports a TV-out function where users can connect their phones to view still or motion pictures.
Other advanced functions in the B600 include an MP3 player, business card reader, and 128 polyphonic sounds.
The price of B600 is around 900,000 won (about $900) in Korea.
Standard: CDMA 2000 1X EVDO (800 MHz)
Camera: 10 Megapixel Camera
Display: 2.2" 240x320 16M Color TFT LCD
Mobile TV (Satellite Digital Multimedia Broadcasting)
Video Recording & Messaging (MPEG4 / H.264) MP3/ AAC / AAC+
Dual Speaker / Anycall Band
Bluetooth Technology / PictBridge / Voice Recognition
Document Viewer / TV-output / BT Printing
Memory: External memory (MMCmicro)