Samsung i780 GPS Windows Mobile phone officially launched

As you already know, Samsung i780 is not BlackJack II for AT&T.

Still, GPS equipped Samsung i780, that we spotted in September is one fine smartphone, and it was officially launched in London yesterday.


Samsung i780 is a slim messaging mobile phone based on Windows Mobile PPC with a full QWERTY keyboard. It has a large 2.55� TFT touch screen and an optical joystick, allowing for 360’ navigation on menus, Internet and applications. It allows users to be connected at all times through HSDPA (up to 3.6Mbps) and 802.11b/g. It is equipped with A-GPS, while a full navigation package is also available.

Martijn from has been present at London Launch event and was able to shhot a video of SGH-i780 that gives you a better feeling how this handset looks in real life:

Full specs for Samsung i780 include:

  • Mobile Windows 6 Pro OS
  • 2.6″ TFT touch screen
  • Full QWERTY keyboard
  • integrated A-GPS
  • Triband GSM (900, 1800 and 1900 MHz), GPRS/ EDGE, 2100 MHz UMTS/ HSDPA
  • 2mpx digital camera, front VGA camera for video calls
  • 256 MB ROM
  • 128 MB RAM
  • Bluetooth 2.0 + A2DP
  • Wi-Fi 802.11b/g
  • MiniUSB 2.0
  • microSD port
  • Dimensions : 11.6×6.1×1.3 cm

Samsung i780 price and shipping date has not been announced yet. However it’s part of this years phone line-up so it should start shipping in the beginning of December at latest.

Author: Stasys Bielinis

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  • Joackim Kalundu

    where can i get the quotation

  • dontworryaboutit

    bestest phone ever!!!!!

  • dontworryaboutit

    bestest phone ever!!!!!