Samsung Offers a Budget Alternative in the Samsung C3050

The Samsung C3050 is a phone which has been added to Samsungs extensive range for one purpose, and that is to offer a low cost alternative phone which still offers viable functionality and at a budget price. The market for replacement handsets is growing exponentially, whether due to loss of a handset or malfunction and Samsung has answered the call by offering this phone. This phone offers a wide spectrum of features and also has the style of a more expensive phone.

The phone provides a camera which is VGA quality and at a resolution of 640 x 480 pixels and is suitable for photo taking whilst on the move. Coupled with the fact that the phone also provides the alternative means of video capture to ensure moments are captured for posterity makes this phone a viable alternative. Internal memory on this phone is 15 Mb but is expandable via the microSD slot up to 8 Gb, which is a large amount of storage and provides hours of entertainment.

The MP3 player and FM stereo radio offer the means to listen to either downloaded music files, of which this phone will accept all the major audio file formats as well as the ability to listen to local and national radio stations to catch up on the latest news and weather of your favourite radio DJ.

The 2.0 inch TFT screen has a resolution of 120 x 160 pixels and displays 65,000 colour variants which ensures a clear and crisp image is displayed with vibrant colours. GPRS and EDGE are offered both of which are class 10 as well as blue tooth and USB both version 2. Voice memo and an organiser as well as mobile tracker are also provided to conclude the comprehensive list of functions.

The Samsung Stratus provides a number of useful features and an impressive styling which belies its price range. Its aim is to satisfy the needs of the budget market but without compromising quality and functionality, it achieves this with a phone which offers form and function at a price few can beat.

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