Samsung U100 Ultra Edition 5.9 Overview

samsung_u100_1.jpgKey Features
105.5 x 50 x 5.9 mm
70 Mbytes Memory
Bluetooth® Technology
1.9 Inch TFT 262k Colour Screen
Media Player
3 Megapixel Camera

Samsung U100 Review

The Samsung U100 Ultra Edition 5.9 has been given its name due to the super slim design of this handset. The U100 is only 5.9mm in thickness which means Samsung are marketing it has the slimmest phone in the World. The handset is slim & also comes with easy to use features, but the slim design is the main attraction to this handset. The U100 Ultra Edition 5.9 will gain much attention due to it attractive & thin casing. The handset is a member of the Samsung Ultra Edition II Range which includes other slim handsets with comes with unique & differing features. The Samsung U100 is similar to the Samsung U300 Ultra Edition 9.6, but the U100 has a slimmer sized casing & comes with a smaller 1.9 Inch colour screen. The handset is a bar design phone which comes with no opening mechanisms. The handset is available in a selection of complimenting colours which include a stylish grey with black which adds to the sleekness of this handset.

The colour screen provides the user with up to 262k colours on a 1.9 Inch display with a 220 x 176 screen resolution. The widescreen allows the user to view all their photos & video recording beautifully on the high colour screen. The user can have much fun with the built in camera which provides the user with a 3 megapixel camera which can capture still photos as well as moving footage. The user can store all their photos & video footage on their phone or share it with friends & family but using the MMS service. The camera comes complete with easy to access camera & video features which allow the user to feel like a true professional when capturing those special memories using their phone. The Samsung U100 Ultra Edition 5.9 comes with a built in media player with allows the user to play video & music on their mobile phone. The Samsung U100 is a handful of entertainment waiting for the user to enjoy. The user can download all their favourite tunes with ease & enjoy a loud & lively music experience when ever they desire. The media player can play video formats in MPEG4 & H263. The phone supports MP3 & polyphonic sound ringing tones which the user can change to suit their taste. The phone comes with 70 Mbytes of internal memory which allows the user to store their photos, video footage & messages.
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The user can send, store & receive emails on their phone which is useful when they are away from their office or home personal computer. The user can send messages to their friends, colleagues & family in either SMS text format or as a MMS multimedia picture message. The MMS picture messaging service can contain pictures, photos & images which is an ideal way for the user to share their experiences with others. The MMS message is simple to create & can be shared between any compatible MMS users. The U100 comes with a voice recorder which allows the user to make voice reminders & voice lists which can be stored on their handset for future listening. The phone comes with a handsfree speaker call option which allows the user to take calls over the phones loud speakers therefore leaving the user handsfree to get on with tasks without holding their handset.

The super slim Samsung U100 Ultra Edition comes with a TV output port & supports Bluetooth® wireless printing which allows the user to connect to a compatible Bluetooth® printer & enjoy a wirefree connection between devices. The Bluetooth® technology allows the user to gain wirefree connection between any Bluetooth® & their Samsung U100, which means the user can transfer files, download data & print without tripping over wires. The phone supports GPRS & EDGE which provides the user with high speed data transfers. The phone comes with a WAP browser with allows the user to access Internet sites & blog sites when they are away from their computer & have fun with their mobile Internet device.

Samsung U100 Specifications & Features

1.9 Inch TFT 262k Colour Screen (176 x 220 Pixels)

3 Megapixel Camera
Digital Zoom
Auto Focus
Photo Settings
Video Recorder
Video Player (MPEG4 & H263)
Picture Wallpaper
Photo Caller ID

SMS (Text Messaging)
EMS (Enhanced Messaging)
MMS (Multimedia Messaging)
Predictive Text

Music Player
Polyphonic Ringtones (64 Voices)
MP3 Ringtones
Voice Memo
Handsfree Speaker

Java™ Games
Embedded Games
Downloadable Games

Currency Converter
To Do List
Stop Watch
Document Viewer
Bluetooth Printing
TV Output


Tri Band (GSM 900, GSM 1800 & GSM 1900)

WAP 2.0

Memory & Talk Time
70 Mbytes Memory
4.5 Hours Talk Time
300 Hours Standby

Weight & Size
66 g
105.5 x 50 x 5.9 mm