Samsung's Multi-Tasking Phone
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Samsung Mobile has a mobile phone with appeal to the business user or a person who wants their phone to be more than a phone.

This slide-up mobile has a two-inch, 262K QVGA TFT LCD screen with a 240 x 320 resolution, which will enable users to view files, images and video with razor-sharp clarity and intense colours. 

The Samsung D600 is also the equipped with TV output and Document Viewer and the TV output lets users connect their mobile phone to a TV screen to view photos and video footage with sound, similar to a digital camera or camcorder, while Document Viewer allows users to present PowerPoint presentations, by connecting the Samsung D600 to a projector — without the need for a laptop. 

 D-600 will also appeal to those who have a business on-the-go as information can be accessed on the mobile. It also supports a variety of file types, (MS Word, PowerPoint, Excel, PDF, HTML and TXT) the Samsung D600 allows users to store, view and forward documents, as they do on their PC.

Mobile printing is another function of the Samsung D600.  It enables users to print directly via USB using PictBridge or wirelessly through Bluetooth for mobile production of photos, files, messages, contacts, calendar items and more.

The 2 mega pixel camera with flash has 4x digital zoom, produces images which can also be edited using photo effects on the Samsung D600. 

The D600 is also features a speakerphone with voice clarity and dual speakers with 3D stereo sound to get the best from the digital music player (which supports MP3/AAC/AAC+).  Samsung has also introduced a Bluetooth Stereo Headset, which offers wireless hands free connectivity and streaming stereo audio.  The Samsung D600 is the first Samsung handset to support wireless stereophonic sound and allows the headset to act as a remote control for the built-in MP3 player.

 Users will also be able to record and send video is also possible with sound and pictures at 352×288. To support all these multi-media features, the Samsung D600 comes equipped with 73MB internal memory and a 64MB Transflash card for greater convenience. With the option to upgrade to a 512MB Transflash card, the Samsung D600 can provide over half a GB of memory – not bad for a phone that weighs just 103 grams.

The Samsung D600 also operates on Quad Band. This means it can be used worldwide across all GSM frequency bands, whether in Europe, North America, South America, Asia or Australia. This multi-media phone retails for $879 inc. GST.