Skip to Main Content
Sell My Old Mobile Phone get the most cash for your mobile
Independent Price Comparison of Mobile Phone Recycling Sites
Last Updated: 30/07/2015 21:03:07
4650
Phones on the Site
0
Sales Today
Mobile Phone Recycling News

An in-depth look at the upcoming Samsung i8700

01 October 2010 - 10:56:00

Andrew Hutchinson

An in-depth look at the upcoming Samsung i8700, which will run the brand new Windows Phone 7 platform, has been provided in a revealing video posted online

Various leaks surrounding the first glut of smartphones based on Microsoft's mobile operating system have been made in the past week, with the likes of the HTC Mozart and LG E900 joining the Samsung i8700 out in the open. Either this is a coincidence or it is a choreographed marketing ploy to drum up consumer interest in what could be a make or break moment for Microsoft in the mobile market.

Some are suggesting that the Samsung i8700 will arrive as the Omnia 7, reviving this brand from relative obscurity, although until official announcements are made, there is only rumour, speculation and now this video from MobilityDigest, on which to base news.

The video shows that the i8700 will indeed be a handsome beast with a large touchscreen display and a sharp, rectangular design that does away with the soft corners of recent Samsung smartphones like the Android-based Galaxy S

Windows Phone 7 seems to have a fairly minimalist look, with widgets and a homescreen system divided into regimented square grids and kinetic-scrolling menus, that can easily be manipulated with a single finger or thumb.

The interface seems to fly along, presumably thanks to a powerful processor housed within it. Samsung has really found its feet with a range of recent mobile releases after initially failing to keep up with relative newcomers Apple and HTC and the i8700 Omnia 7 looks to be yet another reason to consider this South Korean manufacturer when looking for a new mobile.

The only thing standing between the i8700 and world domination is the success and uptake of Windows Phone 7 itself, which means it is oddly linked to the performance of smartphones from rival manufacturers. It will definitely be one to watch.




Latest News

Argos announces part exchange service to reduce electronic waste

30 July 2015 - 23:31:23

Argos has become the latest retailer to try and encourage more of its customers to recycle old phones and tablets by launching a trade-in service this [...]

Read More

Sustainable phone sequel nears release

22 July 2015 - 10:12:43

Customers across Europe who are concerned about the sustainability and ethicality of their smartphone ownership will soon be able to get their hands o [...]

Read More

New recycling goals set by EU

15 July 2015 - 13:00:33

European Union nations may be forced to meet new recycling targets which require at least 70 per cent of all waste to be recycled. That's if the Europ [...]

Read More

 
How much is your old phone worth?

Why Choose Us?
  • Compare prices from over 20 mobile phone recycling sites.
  • We are committed to getting you the most cash for your old mobile.
  • We update the prices every day.
Latest Sale
iphone 5s 16gb
iphone 5s 16gb
 
Sold for £185.00
Sell Yours



We compare prices from these mobile phone recyclers