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Device Specs: All Samsung Galaxy S variants [9]

Pre-defined (not editable) comparison sheet
Samsung GT-i9000 Galaxy S 16GB
Samsung GT-i9000 Galaxy S 8GB
Samsung SGH-i897 Galaxy S Captivate
Samsung SGH-T959 Galaxy S Vibrant
Samsung SCH-I500 Galaxy S Fascinate
Samsung SHW-M110S Galaxy S
Samsung SCH-I909 Galaxy S
Samsung GT-I9008 Galaxy S
Samsung GT-I9088 Galaxy S
Samsung GT-i9000 Galaxy S 16GB
Samsung GT-i9000 Galaxy S 8GB
Samsung SGH-i897 Galaxy S Captivate
Samsung SGH-T959 Galaxy S Vibrant
Samsung SCH-I500 Galaxy S Fascinate
Samsung SHW-M110S Galaxy S
Samsung SCH-I909 Galaxy S
Samsung GT-I9008 Galaxy S
Samsung GT-I9088 Galaxy S

IntroductionIntroduction
ReleasedFirst official market release date in (year, month) 2010 Jun 22 2010 Jun 21 2010 Jul 2010 Jul 21 2010 Sep 8 2010 Jun 24 2010 Sep 2010 Oct 2010 Oct
Hardware DesignerThe company which designed this device Samsung Electronics Samsung Electronics Samsung Electronics Samsung Electronics Samsung Electronics Samsung Electronics Samsung Electronics Samsung Electronics Samsung Electronics
ManufacturerThe company which produces this device Samsung Electronics Samsung Electronics Samsung Electronics Samsung Electronics Samsung Electronics Samsung Electronics Samsung Electronics Samsung Electronics Samsung Electronics
OEM IDThe OEM ID is internal code and refers to a specific variant of the model series I9000GSMH I9000GSMH
Device CategorySmartphone, tablet, smart watch, PDA, palmtop, etc. Smartphone Smartphone Smartphone Smartphone Smartphone Smartphone Smartphone Smartphone Smartphone

Physical AttributesPhysical Attributes
WidthWidth is horizontally measured between the left and right edges of device according to the default display orientation 64.2 mm 64.2 mm 63.5 mm 64.2 mm 64.2 mm 64.2 mm 64 mm
HeightHeight is vertically measured between the bottom and top edges of device according to the default display orientation 122.4 mm 122.4 mm 121 mm 122.4 mm 122.4 mm 122.4 mm 122 mm
DepthDepth refers to the thickness of the device. Depth is usually the smallest dimension of the device 9.9 mm 9.9 mm 10 mm 9.9 mm 9.9 mm 9.9 mm 10 mm
Dimensions 2.53x4.82x0.39 inches 2.53x4.82x0.39 inches 2.50x4.76x0.39 inches 2.53x4.82x0.39 inches 2.53x4.82x0.39 inches 2.53x4.82x0.39 inches 2.52x4.80x0.39 inches
MassThe mass of the device including standard battery and stylus (if any and it can be inserted into the device) measured in grams 119 g 119 g 128 g 118 g 119 g 121 g 120 g 120 g 120 g
4.2 ounces 4.2 ounces 4.52 ounces 4.16 ounces 4.2 ounces 4.27 ounces 4.23 ounces 4.23 ounces 4.23 ounces

Software EnvironmentSoftware Environment
PlatformThe family of the operating system like Android, iOS, Windows Phone/Mobile, Palm OS, etc. Android Android Android Android Android Android Android Android Android
Operating SystemPre-installed (usually embedded) operating system which the device was released with. Google Android 2.1 (Eclair) Google Android 2.1 (Eclair) Google Android 2.1 (Eclair) Google Android 2.1 (Eclair) Google Android 2.1 (Eclair) Google Android 2.1 (Eclair) Google Android 2.1 (Eclair) Borqs OPhone OS 2.0 / Android+ Google Android 2.1 (Eclair)
Korean Chinese Chinese Chinese
Software ExtrasNavigation software, voice recognition, face recognition, personal assistant app, etc. Navigation software Navigation software Navigation software Navigation software Navigation software Navigation software Navigation software No No

Application processor, ChipsetApplication processor, Chipset
CPU ClockFrequency of the square signal which schedules the internal operation of microprocessor (synchronous sequential logic). The current consumed by the processor is approximately proportional to clock rate. 1000 MHz 1000 MHz 1000 MHz 1000 MHz 1000 MHz 1000 MHz 1000 MHz 1000 MHz 1000 MHz
CPUManufacturer part number and most important characteristics of the IC which includes the main application processor or processors Samsung-Intrinsity S5PC110 Samsung-Intrinsity S5PC110 Samsung-Intrinsity S5PC110 Samsung-Intrinsity S5PC110 Samsung-Intrinsity S5PC110 Samsung-Intrinsity S5PC110 Samsung-Intrinsity S5PC110 Samsung-Intrinsity S5PC110 Samsung-Intrinsity S5PC110

Operative MemoryOperative Memory
RAM TypeType of volatile memory IC which specifies RAM architecture, timing characteristics, refresh mode, voltage levels and physical design of the IC. Two major types of random-access memory is static RAM (SRAM) periodically refreshed dynamic RAM (DRAM). DDR SDRAM DDR SDRAM DDR SDRAM DDR SDRAM DDR SDRAM DDR SDRAM DDR SDRAM DDR SDRAM DDR SDRAM
RAM Capacity (converted)RAM capacity in binary bytes (KiB: 1024 bytes, MiB: 1024 KiB, GiB: 1024 MiB) 512 MiB RAM 512 MiB RAM 512 MiB RAM 512 MiB RAM 512 MiB RAM 512 MiB RAM 512 MiB RAM 512 MiB RAM



Non-volatile MemoryNon-volatile Memory
Non-volatile Memory InterfaceInterface (e.g. UFS 2.0, eMMC 5.1, moviNAND) which determines physical layer (width, clock rate, lanes, protocol) of data transfer between the application processor and the NV memory Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Non-volatile Memory Capacity (converted)The value of ROM capacity converted to the most appropriate units (KiB: 1024 bytes, KB: 1000 bytes, MiB: 1024 KiB, MB: 1000 KB, GiB: 1024 MiB, GB: 1000 MB) 16.4 GB ROM 8.2 GB ROM 16.4 GB ROM 16.4 GB ROM 2 GB ROM 16.4 GB ROM
15050 MiB total user storage

DisplayDisplayAll parameters that related to display
Display DiagonalThe distance measured between the furthest corners of the display. In case of display with rounded edges this refers to the diagonal of the smallest bounding rectangle. 100.8 mm 100.8 mm 100.8 mm 100.8 mm 100.8 mm 100.8 mm 100.8 mm 100.8 mm 100.8 mm
4 inch 4 inch 4 inch 4 inch 4 inch 4 inch 4 inch 4 inch 4 inch
ResolutionHorizontal and vertical resolution of the primary display. In case of display with rounded edges this refers to the smallest bounding rectangle. 480x800 480x800 480x800 480x800 480x800 480x800 480x800 480x800 480x800
Horizontal Full Bezel WidthDefined as the sum of width of left and right vertical display bezels. If the display panel is located in the middle width of left and right bezels are the same and their width is the half of the full bezel width. 12.34 mm 12.34 mm 11.64 mm 12.34 mm 12.34 mm 12.34 mm 12.14 mm
Display Area UtilizationRegular display area per regular front panel area ratio. This approximated indicator does not count with possible rounded corners (neither on front panel nor on display) or display notches, holes. 57.0% 57.0% 58.3% 57.0% 57.0% 57.0% 57.4%
Pixel DensityIndicates the number of pixels per inch 235 PPI 235 PPI 235 PPI 235 PPI 235 PPI 235 PPI 235 PPI 235 PPI 235 PPI
Display TypeDisplay technology, e.g. Color/ monochrome e-ink, STN, PM-OLED, AM-OLED, TN-TFT, IPS TFT, ASV TFT, MVA TFT, PVA TFT, PLS TFT AM-OLED display AM-OLED display AM-OLED display AM-OLED display AM-OLED display AM-OLED display AM-OLED display AM-OLED display AM-OLED display
Display Subtype Super AM-OLED Super AM-OLED Super AM-OLED Super AM-OLED Super AM-OLED Super AM-OLED Super AM-OLED Super AM-OLED Super AM-OLED
Number of Display ScalesMaximal number of displayable colors or scales 16.8M 16.8M 16.8M 16.8M 16.8M 16.8M 16.8M 16.8M 16.8M

Graphical SubsystemGraphical Subsystem
Graphical ControllerManufacturer and part number of the graphics controller IC or commercial name of the intellectual property (IP) if the graphics controller is the part of a chipset PowerVR SGX540 PowerVR SGX540 PowerVR SGX540 PowerVR SGX540 PowerVR SGX540 PowerVR SGX540 PowerVR SGX540 PowerVR SGX540 PowerVR SGX540

Audio/Video InterfacesAudio/Video Interfaces

Audio SubsystemAudio Subsystem
Audio Controller Wolfson WM8994E Wolfson WM8994E Wolfson WM8994E Wolfson WM8994E Wolfson WM8994E Wolfson WM8994E Wolfson WM8994E Wolfson WM8994E Wolfson WM8994E
Microphone(s)Analog or digital sound receiver. Main applications: voice calls, active noise cancellation, voice command, voice/video recording, voice identification mono mono mono mono mono mono mono mono mono
Loudspeaker(s) mono mono mono stereo stereo stereo stereo stereo stereo
Audio Output 3.5mm 3.5mm 3.5mm 3.5mm 3.5mm 3.5mm 3.5mm 3.5mm 3.5mm

Cellular PhoneCellular Phone
Supported Cellular BandsList of supported cellular networks with band names. For example GSM900 refers to the GSM system with the 890-915 MHz uplink and 935-960 downlink bands. GSM850, GSM900, GSM1800, GSM1900, UMTS2100 (B1), UMTS1900 (B2), UMTS900 (B8) bands GSM850, GSM900, GSM1800, GSM1900, UMTS2100 (B1), UMTS1900 (B2), UMTS900 (B8) bands GSM850, GSM900, GSM1800, GSM1900, UMTS2100 (B1), UMTS1900 (B2), UMTS850 (B5), UMTS900 (B8) bands GSM850, GSM900, GSM1800, GSM1900, UMTS2100 (B1), UMTS1700/2100 (B4) bands CDMA800 (BC0), CDMA1900 (BC1/BC14) bands GSM850, GSM900, GSM1800, GSM1900, UMTS2100 (B1), UMTS900 (B8) bands CDMA800 (BC0), CDMA1900 (BC1/BC14) bands GSM850, GSM900, GSM1800, GSM1900, TD-SCDMA2000 bands GSM850, GSM900, GSM1800, GSM1900, UMTS2100 (B1) bands
Supported Cellular Data LinksList of supported cellular data links and rates. CSD, GPRS, GPRS C12, EDGE, UMTS, HSUPA, HSUPA 5.8, HSDPA, HSDPA 7.2 data links CSD, GPRS, GPRS C12, EDGE, UMTS, HSUPA, HSUPA 5.8, HSDPA, HSDPA 7.2 data links CSD, GPRS, GPRS C12, EDGE, UMTS, HSUPA, HSUPA 5.8, HSDPA, HSDPA 7.2 data links CSD, GPRS, GPRS C12, EDGE, UMTS, HSUPA, HSUPA 5.8, HSDPA, HSDPA 7.2 data links cdmaOne, CDMA2000 1x, CDMA2000 1xEV-DO, CDMA2000 1xEV-DO Rev A data links CSD, GPRS, GPRS C12, EDGE, UMTS, HSUPA, HSUPA 5.8, HSDPA, HSDPA 7.2 data links cdmaOne, CDMA2000 1x, CDMA2000 1xEV-DO, CDMA2000 1xEV-DO Rev A data links CSD, GPRS, GPRS C12, EDGE, TD-SCDMA data links CSD, GPRS, GPRS C12, EDGE, UMTS, HSUPA, HSUPA 5.8, HSDPA, HSDPA 7.2 data links
SIM Card SlotSupported Subscriber Identification Card (SIM) Format like mini-SIM, micro-SIM, nano-SIM, embedded SIM, etc. Mini-SIM (2FF) Mini-SIM (2FF) Yes Yes No Mini-SIM (2FF) No Yes Yes
Complementary Phone ServicesPossible extras: voice transmission, voice speaker, vibration, speakerphone, active noise cancellation, PTT, HD Voice, VoLTE, etc. Voice transmission, Voice speaker, Vibrate, Speakerphone Voice transmission, Voice speaker, Vibrate, Speakerphone Voice transmission, Voice speaker, Vibrate, Speakerphone Voice transmission, Voice speaker, Vibrate, Speakerphone Voice transmission, Voice speaker, Vibrate, Speakerphone Voice transmission, Voice speaker, Vibrate, Speakerphone Voice transmission, Voice speaker, Vibrate, Speakerphone Voice transmission, Voice speaker, Vibrate, Speakerphone Voice transmission, Voice speaker, Vibrate, Speakerphone

Secondary Cellular PhoneSecondary Cellular Phone
Dual Cellular Network OperationDetermines how the device can handle multiple cellular networks and SIM cards. For example dual-standy, dual-active No No No No No No Dual standby No No
Sec. Supported Cellular Networks No No No No No No GSM850, GSM900, GSM1800, GSM1900 No No
Sec. Supported Cellular Data Links No No No No No No CSD, GPRS, EDGE No No
Sec. SIM Card SlotSecondary Supported Subscriber Identification Card (SIM) Format No No No No No No Yes No No

Control PeripheralsControl Peripherals
Touchscreen TypeDetermines how the touchscreen module senses the touch of the screen Capacitive multi-touch screen Capacitive multi-touch screen Capacitive multi-touch screen Capacitive multi-touch screen Capacitive multi-touch screen Capacitive multi-touch screen Capacitive multi-touch screen Capacitive multi-touch screen Capacitive multi-touch screen

Communication InterfacesCommunication Interfaces
Expansion InterfacesNon-volatile memory and/or I/O expansion interfaces. For example: microSD, microSDXC, SDHC, CF II., PCMCIA III., etc. TransFlash, microSD, microSDHC TransFlash, microSD, microSDHC TransFlash, microSD, microSDHC TransFlash, microSD, microSDHC TransFlash, microSD, microSDHC TransFlash, microSD, microSDHC TransFlash, microSD, microSDHC TransFlash, microSD, microSDHC TransFlash, microSD, microSDHC
USBFirst or the only USB port. USB is a common high-speed serial bus standard that allows data and power transfer between the mobile device and another computer. Version of USB identifies USB standard. USB 2.0 USB 2.0 USB 2.0 USB 2.0 USB 2.0 USB 2.0 USB 2.0 USB 2.0 USB 2.0
USB HS (480 Mbps) USB HS (480 Mbps) USB HS (480 Mbps) USB HS (480 Mbps) USB HS (480 Mbps) USB HS (480 Mbps) USB HS (480 Mbps) USB HS (480 Mbps) USB HS (480 Mbps)
USB Services USB charging USB charging USB charging USB charging USB charging USB charging USB charging USB charging USB charging
USB Connector USB Micro-B (Micro-USB) USB Micro-B (Micro-USB) USB Micro-B (Micro-USB) USB Micro-B (Micro-USB) USB Micro-B (Micro-USB) USB Micro-B (Micro-USB) USB Micro-B (Micro-USB) USB Micro-B (Micro-USB) USB Micro-B (Micro-USB)
BluetoothIEEE 802.15 is a short-range radio technology standard that allows transfer of data, and the use of accessories such as wireless audio devices and printers. This field specifies the supported BT version. Bluetooth 3.0 Bluetooth 3.0 Bluetooth 3.0 Bluetooth 3.0 Bluetooth 3.0 Bluetooth 3.0 Bluetooth 3.0 Bluetooth 3.0 Bluetooth 3.0
Wireless LANWireless LAN / WLAN / Wi-Fi: 802.11 defines a medium-range wireless data link that allows for internet access and data transfer. This field enumerates the supported protocols (e.g. 802.11a/b/g/n). 802.11b, 802.11g, 802.11n 802.11b, 802.11g, 802.11n 802.11b, 802.11g, 802.11n 802.11b, 802.11g, 802.11n 802.11b, 802.11g, 802.11n 802.11b, 802.11g, 802.11n 802.11b, 802.11g, 802.11n 802.11b, 802.11g, 802.11n 802.11b, 802.11g, 802.11n
Wireless Services DLNA DLNA DLNA DLNA DLNA DLNA DLNA DLNA DLNA

Multimedia BroadcastMultimedia Broadcast
FM Radio ReceiverWith a bulit-in FM radio the device is able to receive FM (frequency modulated) broadcast in 79 - 108 MHz band. FM radio (88-108 MHz) with RDS FM radio (88-108 MHz) with RDS No No No No FM radio (76-90 MHz) with RDS No No
Digital Media BroadcastDigital multimedia (TV/audio) broadcast technologies like T-DMB, ISDB-T 1-seg, ISDB-T HDTV, DAB+, DVB-T, CMMB, etc. No No No No No T-DMB receiver No CMMB receiver No

Satellite NavigationSatellite Navigation
Complementary GPS ServicesPossible extras: S-GPS, A-GPS, Geotagging, TMC, QuickGPS, QZSS, etc. A-GPS, Geotagging A-GPS, Geotagging A-GPS, Geotagging A-GPS, Geotagging A-GPS, Geotagging A-GPS, Geotagging A-GPS, Geotagging A-GPS, Geotagging A-GPS, Geotagging

Primary Camera SystemPrimary Camera SystemPrimary camera usually has better imaging capabilities than secondary camera if any
Camera PlacementRefers to the placement of the primary camera on the device. Front, rear or rotatable. Generally rear. Rear Rear Rear Rear Rear Rear Rear Rear Rear
Camera Image SensorRefers to the semiconductor technology of image sensor (FSI CMOS, BSI CMOS, etc.) CMOS CMOS CMOS CMOS CMOS CMOS CMOS CMOS CMOS
Number of effective pixelsA measurement of the maximum pixel number at which the camera can take a picture, often referred to as Megapixels (when horizontal and vertical measurements are multiplied) 4.9 MP camera 4.9 MP camera 4.9 MP camera 5.0 MP camera 4.9 MP camera 4.9 MP camera 4.9 MP camera 4.9 MP camera 4.9 MP camera
ZoomA feature that changes the focal length of the lens of a camera. Optical zoom requires the lens to move in and out, providing high-quality close ups from a distance 1.0 x optical zoom 1.0 x optical zoom 1.0 x optical zoom 1.0 x optical zoom 1.0 x optical zoom 1.0 x optical zoom 1.0 x optical zoom 1.0 x optical zoom 1.0 x optical zoom
FocusCD AF, PD AF, Laser AF, etc. No / Not supported means there is no adjustable optical system or no camera built-in at all CD AF CD AF CD AF CD AF CD AF CD AF CD AF CD AF CD AF
Video RecordingA measurement of the maximum horizontal and vertical pixel numbers at which the primary camera can capture video 1280x720 pixel 1280x720 pixel 1280x720 pixel 1280x720 pixel 1280x720 pixel 1280x720 pixel 1280x720 pixel 1280x720 pixel 1280x720 pixel
30 fps 30 fps 30 fps 30 fps 30 fps 30 fps 30 fps 30 fps 30 fps
FlashA flash is used to brighten dark areas when taking photographs; is also used as a flashlight. This field contains the exact type of the flash. No No No No single LED No single LED Unknown No
Camera Extra FunctionsPopular extra features of the primary camera: EIS, EIS for video, OIS, OIS for video, Face detection, 3D photo, HDR photo, HDR video, Macro mode, Panorama Photo, Red-eye reduction, Refocus, Smile detection, Slow motion video, Burst mode, Face Retouch Macro mode Macro mode Macro mode EIS, Macro mode, Smile detection Macro mode Macro mode Macro mode Macro mode Macro mode

Secondary Camera SystemSecondary Camera SystemWidely used for video telephony or taking selfies
Secondary Camera PlacementRefers to the placement of the secondary camera on the device. Front or rear. Generally front camera for selfies or video call. Front Front No No Front Front Front Front Front
Secondary Camera SensorRefers to the semiconductor technology of sec camera image sensor (FSI CMOS, BSI CMOS, etc.) CMOS CMOS No No CMOS CMOS CMOS CMOS CMOS
Secondary Camera Number of pixelsA measurement of the maximum pixel number at which the sec. camera can take a picture, often referred to as Megapixels (when horizontal and vertical measurements are multiplied) 0.3 MP sec. cam 0.3 MP sec. cam 0.3 MP sec. cam 0.3 MP sec. cam 0.3 MP sec. cam 0.3 MP sec. cam 0.3 MP sec. cam
Secondary Video RecordingA measurement of the maximum horizontal and vertical pixel numbers at which the secondary camera can capture video 640x480 pixel 640x480 pixel 640x480 pixel 640x480 pixel 640x480 pixel 640x480 pixel 640x480 pixel

Built-in SensorsBuilt-in Sensors
Built-in compassBuilt-in electroinc compass types: 1D, 2D, 3D Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Built-in accelerometerAn internal component that senses acceleration components of the device.  Used for automatic screen rotation and for games and applications that rely on acceleration measurement  on X, Y, and Z axis. Possible types: 1D, 2D, 3D Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Additional sensorsBuilt-in ambient (barometer, temperature, altimeter, light, etc.), biometric (fingerprint, HR, step, etc.) and comfort (hall sensor, gesture sensor, proximity, etc.) sensors L sensor, P sensor L sensor, P sensor No No No No No No No

Ingress ProtectionIngress Protection
Protection from solid materialsIngress Protection Standards. IP First digit: Protection from solid objects or materials Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Protection from liquidsIngress Protection Standards. IP Second digit: Protection from liquids Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes

Power SupplyPower Supply
BatteryBattery technology Li-ion Li-ion Li-ion Li-ion Li-ion Li-ion Li-ion Li-ion Li-ion
removable removable removable removable removable removable removable removable removable
1-cell 1-cell 1-cell 1-cell 1-cell 1-cell 1-cell 1-cell 1-cell
Nominal Battery CapacityIf there are more than 1 cells in the battery in parellel connection the nominal resulting battery capacity is the sum of capacity of cells 1500 mAh battery 1500 mAh battery 1500 mAh battery 1500 mAh battery 1500 mAh battery 1500 mAh battery 1500 mAh battery 1500 mAh battery 1500 mAh battery

Geographical AttributesGeographical Attributes
Market CountriesCountries where the device was officially sold. Overlap is possible. No No USA USA USA South Korea China, USA China, USA China, USA
Mobile OperatorList of mobile operators (carriers) or distributors which sold the device in their own network AT&T Mobility T-Mobile USA Verizon Wireless SK Telecom

Datasheet AttributesDatasheet Attributes
Data IntegrityData integrity level determines the integrity of the published information. Final datasheets are not intended to be modified in the future, preliminary ones can be based on unofficial information or speculations, incomplete ones are also preliminary b Final Final Final Final Final Preliminary Incomplete Incomplete Preliminary
AddedThe exact time of the datasheet addition 2010-03-26 18:13 2010-06-19 15:27 2010-06-22 21:36 2010-06-26 19:48 2010-07-22 18:41 2010-08-26 12:27 2010-09-11 23:53 2010-09-11 23:58 2010-09-12 00:02

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