Samsung Galaxy Ace

Samsung Galaxy Ace 3 unveiled with optional dual-SIM and LTE support

Samsung has officially announced the latest in the Galaxy Ace series of handsets. This one is arriving as the Galaxy Ace 3 and some of the specifics will vary from market to market. For example, the handset does have a dual-SIM option available. Not to mention, the market availability will depend on whether you see a 3G or an LTE compatible handset. That said, Samsung has the Galaxy Ace 3 running Android 4.2 Jelly Bean and with the line of "S" branded apps.

Samsung Galaxy Ace gets Gingerbread update

Tsar3000.com and Sam's Firmware have leaked a Gingerbread ROM for the Samsung Galaxy Ace. The update, which Samsung is developing is for theS5830. It was leaked to commemorate the one year anniversary of Sam's Android partnership with TSAR3000. But as always, these early beta leaks aren't perfect and users are advised they take their phones into their own hands when tasking it.

Samsung Galaxy Ace, Fit, Gio and Mini get official [Video]

Details on Samsung's new Android smartphone range have emerged, with the Samsung Galaxy Ace S5830 already getting a product page on the company's Indonesian site. The handset is one of four new entry- to mid-range devices to bear the Galaxy name and run Android, alongside the Fit S5670, Gio S5660 and Mini S5570. The Ace is probably the most interesting, with Android 2.2 Froyo, dualband HSDPA, a 5-megapixel camera, WiFi b/g/n, Bluetooth 2.1, an 800MHz processor and a 3.5-inch HVGA touchscreen display. It's available in Russia immediately, with Europe, India and China next; UK carrier Three has confirmed that it will be offering the Ace soon. As for the Fit S5670, it has a 3.31-inch QVGA display, 5-megapixel camera and a 600MHz processor; the Gio S5660 shrinks that down to a 3.2-inch HVGA display. Finally, the Mini S5570 has a 3.14-inch QVGA display and 600MHz processor. [youtube sJu-NAPeBnQ] [gallery] [Thanks Fransiscus!]

Samsung S5830 Spotted in Product Shot

Ah, the Samsung S5830 - the device of many names. We already know that it will hit India under the codename Galaxy Cooper, and now we've seen confirmation that it will hit other markets under the moniker Samsung Ace. Don't get too excited, folks. The device is not exactly the most powerful device out there with specs as follows: Specs:
  • Android 2.2 Froyo
  • TouchWiz 3.0
  • 3.5 inch display with 480 x 320 inches (just like an old iPhone)
  • HSDPA (7.2Mbps), 900/2100 MHz
  • EDGE/GPRS, 850/900/1800/1900 MHz
  • Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n
  • DLNA
  • A-GPS
  • 3.5mm headset jack
  • FM radio with RDS
  • 5MP autofocus camera with LED flash
  • 800 MHz Qualcomm processor
  • 150MB of internal memory
  • 2GB microSD card pre-installed
  • 1,350 mAh battery
  • 112.4 x 59.9 x 11.5 mm
  • 113 grams
At least it has Android 2.2 - that's a start, right? [Via EuroDroid]