Samsung S5560 carries the right type of specifications for its mid price slot of market position. It is a touch screen mobile with 3 inch QVGA display and operates on Company’s own proprietary OS TouchWiz UI. The screen is TFT touch resistive type with 240 x 400 pixel resolutions and supports 256k colours to offer pleasingly fresh images. The accelerometer sensor is of course present.
Samsung Omania2 has taken the position of being hugely popular Smartphone with rich features. The resistive touch screen is a big 3.7 inch, working on AMOLED technology and with 480 x 800 pixel resolution. Naturally, the videos and 3G games played on the screen are expected to be nothing less than incredible in quality of colours, depth and tone. TouchWiz UI is definitely present on this set for navigation.
Provision for photography is present on both the sets. The difference shows up in 5 MP camera with 2592 x 1944 pixel resolution and LED flash fitted on S5560. The camera also has characters of image stabilisation in addition to blink and smile detection, whereas, Omnia2 houses 8.1 MP cameras with 800 x 480MP resolution and dual LED flash. It surely promises the ability of video recording.
Power of data transfer comes from Bluetooth v2.1 with A2DP in Samsung S5560. Contrary to this, the data transfer in Omnia2 is handled by Bluetooth 2.0 and USB 2.0. The GPS in Omnia2 is accentuated with mapping facility. Memory of S560 can be expanded up to 16 GB, whereas in Omnia2 it goes up to 48 GB.
With the support of Windows Mobile 6.1 (provisioned to be upgraded to 6.5) Omnia2 plays wonders in the whole range of multimedia capabilities. Samsung S560 has the media player which supports MP3/WAV/eAAC+ and H.263/H.264/MP4 formats of music. Samsung S560 has a built-in stereo FM, but Omnia2 FM radio and 3.5 mm audio socket. Connectivity features of S5660 come from Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g offering speedy hooking to the internet. Omnia2 is a 3G set packed with the power of Wi-Fi.