Samsung Ativ S
|Compatible networks||1700 MHz LTE (SGH-T899M); 2G GSM/GPRS/EDGE – 850, 900, 1,800, 1,900 MHz; HSPA – 700, 800, 1,700, 1,900, 2,100 MHz|
|Predecessor||Samsung Omnia W|
|Related||Samsung Omnia W|
|Dimensions||137.2 × 70.5 × 8.7 mm (5.40 × 2.78 × 0.34 in)|
|Weight||135 g (4.8 oz)|
|Operating system||Windows Phone 8|
|CPU||1.5 GHz dual-core Krait|
|Memory||2 GB RAM|
|Storage||16 or 32 GB flash memory|
|Removable storage||microSD (supports SDXC)|
|Battery||2,300 mAh, 7.98 Wh, 3.8 V
Internal rechargeable li-ion
|Front camera||1.9 megapixels|
|Other||Wi-Fi hotspot, AllShare, damage-resistant Gorilla Glass 2|
|References||Samsung Ativ S|
The Samsung ATIV S (GT-I8750 or SGH-T899M) is a touchscreen, slate smartphone manufactured by Samsung Electronics running the Windows Phone 8 operating system. The ATIV S is Samsung's first Windows Phone 8 device. It was shown at the IFA 2012 in Berlin and was the first Windows Phone 8 device to be officially unveiled.
The ATIV S features a 4.8″ 1280 by 720 HD Super AMOLED display with a pixel density of 306ppi, a 1.5 GHz dual-core processor, 2 GB of RAM, an 8-megapixel primary camera, a 1.9-megapixel secondary camera, near field communications, and support for HSPA+ networks. The Ativ S is available with 16 GB or 32 GB of internal storage with micro SDXC expansion for up to an additional 64 GB. It further features a 2300mAh removable battery and a brushed-metal look of the battery door.
A Samsung executive has noted that demand for Samsung's Windows-based phones is relatively low.
ATIV S Neo
On 26 June 2013, Sprint announced that it will be releasing the Samsung ATIV S Neo and HTC 8XT during summer 2013. Samsung ATIV S Neo's appearance is similar to the ATIV S', though has notable differences spec-wise, having 1.4 GHz processor speed, a 2000mAh battery, and LTE connectivity.
Verizon announced Samsung ATIV SE with $99 on a two-year contract or $599 if you want to pay the full price. It sports 5.0 inches (1080 x 1920) IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen Display with 8GB ROM, 2GB RAM and storage is expandable via microSD card. The 13MP camera is on the back and VGA camera is on the front. It's launched with Windows Phone 8.0 but will be upgraded to Windows Phone 8.1 with the wave massive OS upgrade schedule.
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- "Samsung ATIV S vs Samsung Galaxy S III (Video)". Pocketnow. 2012-12-20. Retrieved 2013-07-10.
- Q&A With Samsung's Mobile Chief J.K. Shin - WSJ.com
- "Sprint Plans Summer Launches for First Two Windows Phone 8 Smartphones to Feature Truly Unlimited 4G LTE: HTC 8XT and Samsung ATIV S Neo" (Press release). Sprint. 2013-06-26. Retrieved 2013-10-29.
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