Samsung Electronics, one of
the world’s foremost makers of mobile phones,announced a sleek,
tactile new mobile phone, the powerful Samsung Shark range. The first
devices in the range, the candy bar Shark (S5350) and slider phones,
devices Shark 2 (S5550) and Shark 3 (S3550), will be available from
The Shark series has been created for active, multimedia-hungry
users who value style and design as much as they value constant access
to their social networks, friends and family. Bringing together power
and function in such a unique, style-led handset allows Shark series
users to stand out from the crowd while remaining in constant contact
“The Shark Series is designed to meet the needs of active,
style-conscious users who demand constant connection with their
peers.The Shark Series will not only keep these users up-to-date with
the latest news and information important to them, but also allows them
to express their own style and distinctive personal taste.” said
Younghee Lee, Vice President of Mobile Marketing, Samsung Electronics.
The Shark’s does not come at a cost – the phone offers fantastic
value for money while still delivering great style, strong multimedia
functionality and an intuitive user experience.
Social Networking Services (SNS) direct shortcuts have been placed on
the idle screen, giving users one-click access to Facebook, MySpace,
Bebo and other favorite sites.
Samsung Communities software enables users to upload and share
photos and personal videos to global SNS or photo sharing sites quickly
and easily. Meanwhile swift and simple access to popular sites like
Flickr, Picasa, Photobucket, and YouTube, encourage browsing and
viewing while on the move.
The Shark series provide peace-of-mind for busy users through
security features, including Mobile Tracker, which helps to trace a
lost or stolen mobile by alerting the user whenever the SIM card is
changed. In addition, an SOS Message can be programmed to send a
distress alert to a pre-selected emergency contact, enabling quick and
discreet requests for assistance.