Samsung S8530 Wave II specs, comparisons, faq, opinions

Samsung S8530 Wave II
  • Released 2010, November 135g, 11.8mm thickness bada 1.2, TouchWiz UI 3 2GB storage, microSDHC slot
  • 1.0 GHz Cortex-A8 PowerVR SGX540 Mini-SIM About 134.4 USD
  • 3.7" 480x800 pixels
  • 5MP 720p
  •   Hummingbird
  • 1500mAh Li-Ion

Samsung S8530 Wave II overview

Samsung S8530 Wave II is a smartphone that runs on Bada OS. It was released on 2010, November. Samsung S8530 Wave II has 3.7 inch, Super Clear LCD, a resolution of 480 x 800 pixels screen with Corning Gorilla Glass. It uses Hummingbird chipset, 1.0 GHz Cortex-A8 CPU, PowerVR SGX540 GPU. It supports 2G, 3G networks with Mini-SIM. Samsung S8530 Wave II has 5MP Single main camera, Single selfie camera. It uses Removable Li-Ion 1500 mAh battery. The price of Samsung S8530 Wave II is about 134.4 USD.

Score the key features of Samsung S8530 Wave II compared to the other phones on the market:

  • CPU Cores: 28 / 100 points
  • Camera pixels: 28 / 100 points
  • Screen resolution: 28 / 100 points
  • Battery capacity: 40 / 100 points
  • Price: 28 / 100 points

Samsung S8530 Wave II full specifications


Technology GSM / HSPA
2G bands GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900
3G bands HSDPA 900 / 2100
Speed HSPA 3.6/2 Mbps


Announced 2010, October. Released 2010, November
Status Discontinued


Dimensions 123.9 x 59.8 x 11.8 mm (4.88 x 2.35 x 0.46 in)
Weight 135 g (4.76 oz)


Type Super Clear LCD
Size 3.7 inches, 39.0 cm2 (~52.6% screen-to-body ratio)
Resolution 480 x 800 pixels, 5:3 ratio (~252 ppi density)
Protection Corning Gorilla Glass
  Handwriting recognition


OS bada 1.2, TouchWiz UI 3
Chipset Hummingbird
CPU 1.0 GHz Cortex-A8
GPU PowerVR SGX540


Card slot microSDHC (dedicated slot), 2 GB included
Internal 2GB


Single 5 MP, AF
Features LED flash
Video 720p@30fps


Single Yes


Loudspeaker Yes
3.5mm jack Yes


WLAN Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, hotspot
Bluetooth 3.0, A2DP
GPS Yes, with A-GPS, Samsung Mobile Navigator
Radio Stereo FM radio, RDS, recording
USB microUSB 2.0


Sensors Accelerometer, proximity, compass
Browser WAP 2.0/xHTML, HTML
  TV-Out MP3/WAV/WMA/eAAC+ player MP4/MKV/H.264/WMV/Xvid/DivX player Organizer Music recognition Picsel document viewer Photo editor Voice memo Predictive text input (T9 Trace)


Type Removable Li-Ion 1500 mAh battery
Stand-by Up to 600 h (2G) / Up to 500 h (3G)
Talk time Up to 13 h (2G) / Up to 6 h (3G)


Colors Ebony Gray
SAR 0.41 W/kg (head) 0.44 W/kg (body)
SAR EU 0.39 W/kg (head)
Price About 134.4 USD


Camera Photo / Video
Loudspeaker Voice 66dB / Noise 65dB / Ring 66dB
Audio quality Noise -90.9dB / Crosstalk -92.3dB

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