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Samsung Galaxy W I8150 (2011) review

Android OS v2.3.5 (Gingerbread)
Qualcomm Snapdragon S2 MSM8255T
Adreno 205
512 MB / 4 GB
3.7 inches (480 x 800 px)
5 MP, 2592 х 1944 px, autofocus

Samsung announced the launch of the Galaxy W I8150 smartphone in 2011. The manufacturer is offering the Samsung Galaxy W I8150 phone with 3.7 inches display, Qualcomm Snapdragon S2 MSM8255T chipset, 512 MB of RAM and 4 GB of internal storage.

The Samsung Galaxy W I8150 comes with Android OS v2.3.5 (Gingerbread) out of the box, and a Li-Ion 1500 mAh battery. The 3.7 inches phone comes with TFT display (480 x 800 px). A thin-film transistor (TFT) is a type of field-effect transistor that is usually used in a liquid crystal display (LCD). This type of display features a thin-film transistor for each individual pixel.

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Samsung Galaxy W I8150 specifications

NameGalaxy W I8150
Release date2011


The weight of Samsung Galaxy W I8150 is about 4.02 oz with battery, which is average compared to most of the smartphones with same size. The dimensions of this Samsung phone are average (4.55 x 2.35 x 0.45 inches).

Weight4.02 oz
Dimensions4.55 x 2.35 x 0.45 inches
Colorsblack, white
SIM typeMini SIM


The Samsung Galaxy W I8150 comes with Android OS v2.3.5 (Gingerbread) out of the box, but it is upgradable to the next OS.

OS versionAndroid OS v2.3.5 (Gingerbread)
SoCQualcomm Snapdragon S2 MSM8255T
CPU1.4 GHz Scorpion
GPUAdreno 205


The size of Galaxy W I8150 screen is measured diagonally, from corner to corner. The 3.7 inches TFT display of Samsung Galaxy W I8150 with 480 x 800 px resolution is multitouch capable.

Display typeTFT
Screen size3.7 inches
Resolution480 x 800 px
Multitouch supportyes


The internal memory of Samsung Galaxy W I8150 (512 MB) cannot be expanded, but the internal storage (4 GB) can be expanded with a compatible microSD card.

Internal storage4 GB
Memory card slotmicroSD


The camera of the Galaxy W I8150 is equipped with autofocus. An autofocus (or AF) optical system uses a sensor, a control system and a motor to focus on an automatically or manually selected point or area. Very few Android cameras come without autofocus.

Selfie cameraVGA
Main camera5 MP, 2592 х 1944 px, autofocus


The Samsung Galaxy W I8150 doesn't support 4G/LTE networks. This phone has a built-in GPS. GPS is a highly accurate navigation system using signals from satellites to determine a location on the Earth's surface, irrespective of weather conditions. Most phones have a GPS unit on board. The Galaxy W I8150 phone has built-in FM radio. The built-in FM Radio is great for listening to your favorite radio station.

GSM 2G bands850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900
Network coverage2G / 3G
Wi-FiWi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n
Bluetoothv3.0, A2DP
FM radioyes, with RDS
USBmicroUSB 2.0
Headphone3.5 mm jack


The Li-Ion 1500 mAh battery gives the smartphone a good battery backup. The Li-ion is a low maintenance battery which offers high energy, is lightweight and does not require periodic full discharge. The battery of Galaxy W I8150 is removable. You can simply buy a new piece from the open market and interchange it easily by yourself.

TypeLi-Ion 1500 mAh


Smartphones today come with a wealth of sensors to facilitate a better user experience. The accelerometer is a sensor that measures the tilting motion and orientation of the phone. This Samsung phones comes with proximity sensor. This proximity sensor detects how close the phone is to an outside object, such as your ear.

Sensorsaccelerometer, compass, proximity
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