In addition to its 7-inch and 10.1-inch variants of the Galaxy Tab 2, Samsung also unveiled its new Galaxy Beam smartphone at the on-going Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, Spain. The Galaxy Beam is an Android Smartphone that comes with an integrated projector capable of a 15 lumens brightness and the combination of a 1GHz dual-core processor for performance. The new Galaxy Beam is an upgrade to its predecessor that was launched in 2010 as the world’s first Android projector smartphone.
The new Galaxy Beam comes equipped with an 4-inch WVGA touchscreen display which is larger comparing the 3.7-inch display of its predecessor, it comes with 8GB of on-board storage capacity, according to the press release it comes with 6GB of RAM which we really think was a typo, a 1GHz dual-core processor, a 5-megapixel rear-facing camera with video recording and flash,a 1.3-megapixel front-facing camera, Bluetooth 3.0 +HS, WiFi 802.11 b/g/n, MicroUSB, USB 2.0 and a 3.5mm audio input.
Other than its 15 lumens brightness, the integrated projector also has the ability to project images and videos up to 50 inches wide, simple activate the dedicated app for projection. The Galaxy Beam features an ergonomic design that measures 12.5mm thick and runs Android 2.3 Gingerbread out the box, no word on pricing but it is being exhibited at Samsung stand (Hall 8), Mobile World Congress 2012.