Samsung likely to launch Omnia W WP7.5 smartphone in India [confirmed]

We have heard that Samsung will also be launching the Omnia W smartphone in India today. It is likely to be priced around Rs 20,000 and will be the first Windows Phone 7.5 smartphone to be launched in India. The Omnia W features a 1.4GHz processor, 512MB of RAM with 8GB of internal storage, a 3.7-inch WVGA Super AMOLED display and a 5.0 MP camera. Samsung plans to differentiate its WP7.5 devices from others by incorporating DLNA and some pre-installed apps. We are on our way to Samsung’s press conference and will be reporting live from there. Stay tuned for our first impressions and hands-on. Read on for detailed specifications.

CONFIRMED: Samsung has launched the Omnia W for Rs 19,990.

Samsung Omnia W Product Specifications

Network HSPA14.4/5.76Mbps 900/2100
EDGE/GPRS 850/900/1800/1900
Processor 1.4 GHz Processor
Display 3.7” WVGA(800X480) Super AMOLED
OS Windows Phone 7.5 Mango
Camera Main(Rear) : 5 MP AF with LED Flash
Sub (Front) : VGA for Video Call
Video Codec : MPEG4/H.263/H.264/WMV
Playback : 720p @30fps
Recording : 720p@30fps
Audio Codec : MP3/AAC/AAC+/eAAC+/WMA/AMR-NB
Zune Player
3.5mm Ear Jack, FM Radio with RDS
Value-added Features Marketplace Hub – free and paid Apps
People Hub – Windows Live, Facebook, Twitter, Linkedin built-in
Picture Hub
Music & Video Hub – Zune Experience
Game Hub – Xbox Live
Office Hub – Microsoft Office
Samsung’s Enriched Apps
- Now, RSS Times, Video Call(3G), Photo Studio, Mini Diary, All Share(DNLA),
Fun Shot, Wireless Manager
- Dictionary (downloadable, except US, Canada, Mexico), Photogram (downloadable),
Rubik’s Cube(downloadable)
Windows Live Skydrive® (Free 25GB Storage)
Tile-based Metro UX / IE9 mobile
A-GPS / Bing Map
Connectivity Bluetooth® technology v 2.1
USB 2.0
Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n
Sensor Accelerometer, Ambient Light, Proximity, Magnetometer, Gyroscope
Memory 512MB(RAM) + 8GB Internal Memory
Size 115.97 x 58.8 x 10.9mm, 115.3g
Battery Standard battery, Li-on 1,500 mAh


  • S N Kjr

    If that is the actual pricing, this is one awesome deal. Way to go Samsung! BTW, you got a link for that pricing?