Samsung C170 – thin and affordable
Did you look at the super thin Samsung Ultra Edition phones like upcoming 5.9 mm Samsung U100 or currently selling 6.9 mm Samsung X820 with envy, but could not bring yourself up to spend hundreds of dollars on it?
Despair not, Samsung C170 comes to the rescue. If you are looking for just a phone it might be a great choice.
Just a couple of millimeters thicker then it’s Ultra brothers, unlocked Samsung C170 will cost less then $100, so with carrier subsidies you will be getting it for free.
Of course you’ll have to settle with just a phone. Samsung C170 has no fancy bells an whistles and come sonly with:
- GPRS Class 8 Connectivity (900/1800 MHz)
- 1.51″ 128×128 65K Display
- FM Radio, 16-bit polyphony, WAP 1.2.1, Speakerphone
- Voice recorder, 550 entry phonebook
- 600 Kb of memory
- Dimensions: 105x42x8.9 mm
- Weight: 72g
Samsung C170 is expected to go on sale in Europe this month