SAMSUNG GALAXY ADVANCE smartphone review

The full name of the new SAMSUNG smartphone I9070 Galaxy S Advance, but we will shorten it in this review. Announcement of this unit took place on January 31, 2012, the start of sales was scheduled month later, but even now, in mid-March Samsung, Galaxy Advance is available only for pre-order. The smartphone showed itself as a high-quality apparatus based on Android OS with good functionality. And now about everything more.

External View

From previous models, this smartphone is not much different. Good appearance, ergonomics at height, well lies in the palm. Case material - plastic. The assembly is excellent: there are no backlats, no creak and jelly. Almost the entire front side occupies the display and only under it a small keypad. From the back of the camera with a flash and speaker.

SAMSUNG GALAXY ADVANCE - 123.2 x 63 x 9.7 mm. The weight of the device is 120 grams.

Processor and OS

The device uses a 2-nuclear ARM Cortex-A9 processor with a clock frequency of 1 GHz.

SAMSUNG GALAXY ADVANCE operates on the basis of the Android 2.3.6 Gingerbread operating system.


The size of the diagonal of the capacitive sensory display, manufactured by Super AMOLED, is 4 inches with a resolution of 480x800 pixels. The sensitivity of the display is excellent, no one is inferior to Samsung Galaxy Sii.

The color rendition from the Samsung Galaxy Advance is a good, slightly leaving in "warm" colors. The display is significantly fading in the sun, but the information still remains well readable.


In the Samsung I9070 smartphone Galaxy S Advance there is a 5-megapixel main camera with LED flash. Photo quality is pretty good. Examples of photographs made on the smartphone are given below:

This camera also allows Machine video in HD format, the quality of which is quite decent.

SAMSUNG GALAXY ADVANCE is also equipped with a 1.3 megapixel front camera for video links.

Multimedia features

The unit is equipped with a standard audio player from Samsung, as well as a video player that supports video format HD.

FM radio available.


The Samsung I9070 Galaxy S Advance has 768 MB of RAM, which is enough for most applications. According to official information, two types of smartphones will be produced: with 8 GB of built-in flash memory and with 16 GB. The phone also has a slot for memory cards microSD, the maximum capacity of which is up to 32 GB.

Samsung Galaxy Advance Smartphone and Internet

Your smartphone supports the following types of connections: Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, GPRS and 2G and 3G networks. You can also use the Samsung Galaxy Advance in hotspot Wi-Fi mode. Connection to a PC is possible via USB 2.0 or via wireless connection "Kies via Wi-Fi".


The smartphone is equipped with a 1500 mAh LI-Ion battery. With such a battery, talk time is possible up to 7 hours.


~ 16,000 rubles.