Samsung Galaxy Beam

Last updated: Apr 18th, 2012.

Sit back and pull out that popcorn! The Samsung Galaxy Beam is the first Android smartphone to feature a built-in projector. It is a mid-end device with average features, but the ability to watch your movies anywhere you are should be enticing enough to drive some sales.

It has a 1 GHz dual-core processor, 768 MB of RAM and Android 2.3.6, along with everything else you can expect from an Android smartphone.

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Samsung Galaxy Beam brings portable projection to the UK

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Galaxy Beam Shows Up on Samsung Singapore’s Site

We heard earlier this month that the Samsung Galaxy Beam, the first phone with a built in projector, would be headed to Singapore’s StarHub. The Beam has now gone live on Samsung’s own regional site for the country, where you can get a nice overview of the device and the various things it offers. Aside …

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