Samsung announces Gio for South Korea

Samsung Gio (SHW-M290S/K)

 

Samsung Gio that was revealed at the Mobile World Congress has finally reached South Korean shores. The Android 2.2 running Gio (SHW-M290S/K) will sell on SKT and KT and features an 800MHz processor, 3.2-inch display, 3MP camera, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 3.0, microSD card slot supporting up to 32GB, DivX support and T-DMB.

The phone also comes with a Hyperskin battery cover, which not only gives a luxurious look but also protects from scratches, fingerprints and improves grip.

Gio will be available in two colors – dark silver and silver white for 500,000 won which comes to around US$463.