On 16th May 2011, Vodafone UK has introduced a new budget-friendly Android Smartphone under the name Vodafone 858 Smart. It is a compact handset with all standard specifications. This article will shows you the features and explain how this budget smartphone is useful in day to day life.
1. Small sized device with small display:
Nowadays, everyone likes to carry a light weight device in their pockets. Then, this smartphone could be your selection because it weighs only 104 grams (56.8 x 103.8 x 12.6 mm). As like its size, it is also small in its screen size as well but has a good screen resolution (2.8 inches touch screen display).
2. Android Platform:
Google’s Android has always been a useful operating system to the users. Similarly, this new handset is also powered by Android (v2. 2) Froyo operating system. As it is one of the oldest versions of Android, it does not matter in this smartphone because it is an entry level device. However, it can give you complete Android experience by providing Android Market, Google Maps, Google Talk, Gmail, and Instant Messaging facilities.
3. Good connectivity features:
This less expensive device has not left any features in it. It allows the users to experience the fast internet downloads of their favorite contents with its 3G network (up to 3.6 Mbps speed). You can also enjoy the wireless networking facility through Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g connectivity. The Bluetooth feature in this smartphone can provide you quick transfer of multimedia files to another Bluetooth enabled device. It will also come with USB (2.0), 3.5 mm audio jack, and A-GPS connectivity.
4. Long battery life:
With its 1200 mAh battery, you can get the long-lasting battery life in this device. It gives you up to 380 hours of standby time and up to 4.5 hours (270 minutes) of talk time in the 3G network. So, you can spend a lot of time in surfing your favorite stuffs in the internet while you are on the move. Likewise, it also provides you a decent battery life in 2G mode as well.
5. Cost of the smart phone
At first, this device will be available in U.K., Germany, and Italy for a price of just 90 Euros. Compared to other costly smart phones, this device is a nice choice to buy.
These are the following key features that can impress a person to buy this budget Android smart phone with impressive features.