Do you remember the Samsung Blue Earth S7550 we have reviewed in August? And now Samsung has officially announced the release of its first eco-friendly solar power mobile phone. According to official news, the solar charging panel is made from Post Consumer Material, which means the base material was extracted from recycled water bottles.

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The solar handset supports quad-band GSM/EDGE and dual band HSDPA networks. It has 3.2 Mp camera with smile shot and face detection features. For wireless connectivity it has HSDPA and Bluetooth.

The device, including the charger, is made with unharmful substances, in short, the mobile phone does not contain any Brominated Flame Retardants (BFR), Polyvinyl Chloride (PVC) or Phthalate.

The 3-inch capacitive touchscreen solar mobile phone will first launch in Sweden followed byFrance, Germany, Austria, Italy, Portugal and other European and Asian countries.

Blue Earth Product Specifications

Network

HSDPA 3.6 Mbps 900/2100

EDGE/GPRS850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900

Display

16M WQVGA TFT LCD (3.0”)

Capacitive Touch Screen

Camera

3.2 Megapixel CMOS

Face Detection / Smile Shot / Photo Editor

Audio

Audio Format Support (MP3, AAC, AAC+, eAAC+, WMA) /

WMDRM, OMA DRM

Find Music (Music Recognition) / Music Equalizer

Stereo FM Radio with RDS

Bluetooth Stereo Headset (A2DP)

Video

Video Format Support (H.263, WMV, MPEG4)

QVGA @ 15 fps Video Recording & Playing

Eco Friendly

Features

Solar Charging Panel

PCM from used water bottles

BFR, PVC, Phthalate Free

Eco-Mode, Eco-Walk, Eco- Calendar, Eco-Tips

5 star eco charger / Charger reminder

Eco-friendly and reusable Packaging

Connectivity

Bluetooth®v 2.1 / USB 2.0 HS / Wi-Fi

Memory

Internal Memory : 130MB

External Memory : microSDHCâ„¢ (up to 16GB)

Dimension

108 x 53.6 x 14.2 mm

Weight

119 g

Battery

1080 mAh

[ Source ; Press Release ]