Samsung Touch Wiz also known as F480 is now available in the Indian markets. But, why are they calling it Touchwiz in India? Probably because they want to educate people that it is a touch screen phone and it does not have a keypad. Other wise it is called F480 in America and Samsung Toco in U.K.
Though it looks like the famous Samsung Armani and LG Prada the specifications are a bit better.
With the growing trend towards touch screen phones like Apple Iphone, HTC diamond etc, it is the must have mobile technology now-a-days around the world. Is the Samsung Touchwiz an Iphone Killer-No way, but it is still one of the best around.
Touchwiz uses a drag and drop technology, comes with 5 mega pixel camera, image stabilizer, auto focus, HSDPA support, metal body, face detection, 2.8 inch TFT screen, 240MB internal memory and up to 8GB expandable memory. Though it does not have many widgets, it comes with an open source software, so you can add stuff your self.
“Given the growing consumer interest in touch screen phones, the Samsung TouchWiz offers a brilliant full touch navigation experience; widgets with ‘Drag and Drop’ technologyand User Interface with Haptic Feedback which makes the experience of using the phone highly interactive and easy.” Said Sunil Dutt, head of Samsung, India.
It is a bit expensive, priced as it is, at around Rs.21,000.