Samsung Sgh D500
The Samsung SGH D500 is a GSM phone/camera combination. GSM stands for 'Global System for Mobile Communications,' and refers to phones that have a worldwide range. These phones use satellites to offer service in places as varied as Antarctica, the wilds of Borneo, and the center of New York City. GSM phones are appealing to business people who travel frequently, as well as to parents whose children are traveling through foreign countries.The camera on the Samsung SGH D500 is a 1.3 megapixel model that creates clear images, and the phone offers digital zoom as well as an LED flash. There are 64 ringtones (and this model supports MP3 format) and a vibrate feature. Of course, you can also engage in two-way text messaging with this particular Samsung phone.A Global Phone and a Top-Notch Camera in OneThis phone is about 3.5 inches by two inches by one inch. The battery offers about 6.5 hours of talk time, or 300 hours of standby. There is a 92 MB memory, and a 1,000-number phone book capacity, allowing for easy access to business and personal contact information.The Samsung SGH D500 also offers speakerphone and Bluetooth capabilities, making it truly hands-free when you just don't want to be holding a phone (navigating streets in Rome, for instance). There is also up to an astounding 60 minutes of video capture on this phone--which is well beyond standard with many other models. You can also get your e-mail and surf the Internet on the high-resolution screen, making this an incredible versatile phone model.