Samsung Star 3 Duos S5222

Updated: 08-10-2013 13:51:08
Star 3 Duos S5222


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Key Specifications See full specifications
OS Android OS
Memory Card microSD, up to 32 GB
Internal Memory 20 MB
Display Size 3.0 inch
Rear Camera 3.2 MP
Battery Standard Li-ion 1000 mAh
Things we Like and Dislike about Samsung Star 3 Duos S5222


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  • Low Price
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  • Good Build Quality
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  • Dual SIM
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  • Low on RAM
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  • Poor Screen Resolution
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General Information
Announced January, 2012
Form Factor Bar
Released Feb, 2012
Box Content Charger, USB Cable, Headset
Shades Black, White
OS Android OS
Languages English
Note Also known as Samsung Star 3 DS
Display Colours 256000
Display Resolution (H) 240 pixels
Display Resolution (V) 320 pixels
Display Size 3.0 inch
Pixels Per Inch Density 133 ppi
Display Type TFT
Rear Camera 3.2 MP
Camera Resolution 2048x1536 pixels
Video Resolution QCIF @ 15 fps
Digital Zoom
Primary Camera 3.15 MP, 2048x1536 pixels, Digital Zoom
Call Log
Memory Card microSD, up to 32 GB
Phonebook Capacity 1000 Entries
Internal Memory 20 MB
Dimensions & Weight
Height 102 mm
Width 58 mm
Thickness 11.5 mm
Weight 95.5 gms
Maximum Standby Time 520.00 hours
Maximum Talktime 14.00 hours
Battery Standard Li-ion 1000 mAh
Internet & Connectivity
Bluetooth v3.0 with A2DP
WAP 2.0
USB microUSB v2.0
SIM Type Mini
Networks 2G, Dual SIM, Stand-by
EDGE Class 12
2G Network GSM 850/900/1800/190 MHz
Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n
Basic Features
Java MIDP 2.0
Voice Memo
Alarm Clock
SNS Integration
Music Player
Video Player
Voice Recording
Image Viewer
Video Recording
3.5mm Jack/Port
Ringtones MP3, WAV
T9 Dictionary
Messaging SMS, MMS, Email, Push Email, IM

Samsung Star 3 Duos S5222 Overview

Star 3: One of the Best Phones by Samsung

29 Jan, 13 06:44 PM

Samsung Star 3 Design and Build Quality

Encased in a 3 inch capacitive touchscreen, the candy bar style Samsung Star 3 is similarly styled as the Galaxy Series devices. Its compact and lightweight decide has a quality built.

User Interface and Comfort to Use Samsung Star 3

The software under the Samsung Star is Samsung's own proprietary TouchWiz Lite 2.0. It allows a simplified approach to users that will be easy to pick up and use.

Telephony and Phonebook

The phonebook memory allows for up to 1000 entries on the device.

Messaging and Email

A virtual QWERTY keyboard enables you to quickly input characters for messaging and email purposes. With the capacity to store up to 500 text messages, you will not have to go through the device and erase messages frequently. This device supports push mail feature so you can send and receive emails in real time.

Gallery, Photo Viewer and Video Player

A multi-format video player will allow you to watch videos on your device. H.263 and H.264 videos will look and sound relatively good.

Samsung Star 3 Music Player and FM Radio

A built-in FM radio will pick up the nearest radio channels for listening purposes. You can also record live radio with the FM recording feature. The music player will support MP3 and WAV formats. For better audio quality, you will want to connect to a headphone or external speaker via the 3.5 mm audio jack.

Samsung Star 3 Camera and Image Quality

A 3MP resolution camera will be satisfactory at best. Lighting conditions will have an impact on the overall quality. With this type of device, it is better to have an alternative for taking pictures.

Connectivity Options

You have several connectivity options with the Samsung Star. Tethering is available via the USB and Wi-Fi connectivity. You can hop on GSM 850, 900, 1800, and 1900 bands. The Star 3 S5222 Duos features Dual-SIM functionality.

Organiser and Other Utility Tools

Just about every utility feature is available on the Samsung Star. You have your calendar, scheduler, to-do list, clock, world time, alarm, calculator, stopwatch, countdown timer, and currency converter.

Web Browser and Applications

The browser has Opera Mini using WAP 2.0 and Net Front 4.2 so browsing will be a good experience on the device, though you may want to ensure you are using Wi-fi for speed purposes. There are a slew of pre-loaded apps including Facebook, Yahoo, group chat, buddies, Chat ON IM, and others.

Google Maps and GPS

GPS is not a supported feature on the Samsung Star.

Distinctive Features of Samsung Star 3

Talk time is extremely good on the device, with a delivery on 14 hours of talk time and 520 hours of standby. An expandable memory via microSD card will give you up to 16 GB of additional space. There are also some pre-loaded games that will help you pass time.

Value for money and Verdict

The Samsung Star has just about every feature possible on a non-smartphone device and also comes with option of Dual SIM connectivity. If you are looking for a solid device at a decent price, the Samsung Star delivers great value for the price.

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13-01-2013 07:36:00

low cost...


28-11-2012 13:12:00

how to hold line and go menu option

Fatema Bharmal

07-11-2012 12:51:00

this mob is endroied or not?

umesh pawane

08-10-2012 11:32:00

please sir tell me how sms set this mobile...........