Samsung Galaxy Player 5.0

  • Samsung Galaxy Player 5.0
50
Based on 8 scores, 15 reviews available
  • Excellent:
    0
  • Good:
    1
  • Average:
    2
  • Bad:
    5

Pros:

  • No data plan required, Small
  • Cute design, offers access to Android Marketplace, Great sound quality.

Cons:

  • Display is small, Slightly sluggish, Disappointing camera, Can't use internal memory for apps
  • Way too pricey, low resolution display, sluggish performance

Expert reviews and ratings

By liliputing.com on

The Samsung Galaxy Player 5.0 is like a decent smartphone for anyone that doesn’t want to be saddled with a data plan. Or to put it another way, it’s like an iPod touch for anyone that’s not interested in buying an Apple product....

By MobileBurn on

We got some hands-on time with Samung's long-in-the-making Galaxy Player 4 and Galaxy Player 5 this evening. The Galaxy Player devices both run Android 2.3.5 Gingerbread and can be considered Samsung's answer...

By The Gadgeteer on

You know how you have a choice of 3 different iOS device sizes/types? There’s the iPad, the iPhone and the iPod touch. Now you have that same choice when it comes to Android devices. Samsung has the Galaxy Tab tablet, a huge selection of Galaxy...

By Chip Chick on

The Samsung Galaxy Player 50 is by all means an entry-level Android device that’s quite honestly unworthy of the Galaxy name. While it is a pretty good media device, and offers good expandability with Android’s marketplace, it has a lot of...

By Trusted Reviews on 20

Samsung can safely be described as a leader in the Android smartphone space, with its Galaxy-based line-up - the flagship of which is the Android 2.3-running - going great guns. As such, the Galaxy Player 50 isn’t that surprising a release. It...

By T3 Magazine on 60

The Galaxy Player is Samsung’s spanking new, Android-packing PMP, taking its cue from its bigger bros, the Galaxy S smartphone and the best-selling Galaxy Tab. It’s clearly got the Archos 32 in its sights, but how does it stack up against...

By CNET UK on 40

The Android-based Samsung Galaxy Player 50 aims to knock Apple's iPod touch off its pedestal, but fails. A number of flaws mean this media player feels rushed and generally...

By Pocket-lint on 40

Even giving the Samsung Galaxy Player 50 the benefit of the doubt when it comes to the software failures, the plastic build and low res screen just isn’t up to the mark for this type of device, representing an entry-level mobile device, rather...

By theregister.co.uk on 65

The iPod Touch has one obvious advantage over the iPhone: price. But if you can pick up a good Android smartphone like the Orange San Francisco with its 3.5in, 480 x 800 screen for £100, why buy a Galaxy Player 50 with a smaller screen and no phone...

By TechRadar on 30

With the Samsung Galaxy Player 50, we seem to finally be seeing a household name come out with major competition to the iPod touch. Now that the Galaxy brand is strong, the time seems right for this Android media player.Samsung's plan seems simple...

International Review By hardnsoft.ru on

Поэтому логично считать этот аппарат предназначенным для просмотра видео, и наши тесты совместимости с форматами это подтверждают. Единственный видеоролик, с которым Galaxy Player не смог справиться, это FLV, а все остальные были воспроизведены без...

International Review By neuerdings.com on

Samsung bringt mit seinem Galaxy Player S 50 einen MP3-Player mit Multitouch-Display und Adroid-Betriebssystem auf den Markt, der von den Eigenschaften und vom Preis her in direkte Konkurrenz zu Apples iPod Touch tritt. Wie erfolgreich, das haben wir...

International Review By wired.it on 75

Categoria: PMP full-touch Sistema Operativo: Android 2.1 Eclair Produttore: Samsung Disponibilità: dicembre...

International Review By hi-tech.mail.ru/ on

Прошло ли время PMP-плееров?...

International Review By TecnoZoom on 70

Il Samsung Galaxy Player 50 è un buon lettore mp3 con sistema operativo Android. La valutazione buona è perché qualcuno ci aveva già pensato prima, anche se non con il medesimo sistema operativo, ma comunque non risulta essere una...