Samsung Launches DUOS Touch and DUOS 259 Dual Sim Mobile Phone

Samsung the leading mobile handsets maker today announced the launch of  2 new CDMA mobile phones with Dual SIM flexibility (CDMA+GSM) dubbed as Duos Touch(SCH W299) and Duos259 (SCH W259) priced  Rs.10290 and Rs.6820 respectively.

The Samsung Duos Touch featured with 2 mega pixel Camera, touch screen display,Dual SIM Interface(CDMA+GSM), 1140 mAh battery,FM, Bluetooth and 4GB expandable memory card support. The Handset can be used with Tata Indicom, Reliance and Virgin Mobile for CDMA service while GSM Slot supports all networks.

On the other hand Dual SIM handset Samsung Duos 259 is Over Market Handset (OMH) which supports all CDMA and GSM mobile networks. This handset equipped with 1.3 Mega Pixel Camera, 1140 mAh battery, GPRS,Motion Games, Bluetooth and 8GB expandable memory card support.

The CDMA mobile service operator Tata Indicom offers 1000 free minutes on upgrading of old handset to above Samsung handset for its Postpaid and Prepaid subscribers. The offer is open till 31st March 2010.

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  • imran - kalyan November 11, 2014 12:37 pm

    I just want the internet setting of aircel network for Samsung sch w259 in that setting I just want the home URL matter that mean what to type in home url

  • Tommy May 20, 2011 5:57 pm

    hello. where i will buy this mobiles?

  • Akshay March 16, 2011 12:22 am

    This is so poor phone .i hate this model .ye ek old phone h jise nye kapde pahna kar bajar mein lonch kiya gya phone youtube. Other game .online support nhi karta h .samsung company se meri reaquest hai ki sika koi solucation de jin se ye phone logo ko acha lage.thanx

  • upen December 24, 2010 3:49 pm
  • Kumar Gautam December 24, 2010 3:02 pm

    I cannot find sch-w259 model in internet. So that i am facing many problem to download software.

  • K P Singh November 25, 2010 10:29 am

    Dear Sir,

    I have a samsung SCH 259 mobile set and Aircel connection. I will to get internet access through the mobile but Setting is not with me. Kindly give the full access setting for the SCH 259 with aircel. thanks KP Singh, 9716138199

  • S.K.Thakur November 21, 2010 3:26 pm

    I have purchased DUOS 259.,Its battery back-up is not giving 250 hrs.standby time/5 hrs talk time.I am not satisfied with what mentioned in its technical details.

  • RANJIT KAR September 15, 2010 11:49 am

    I am not satisfied to use this handset(w259). Beacuse this handset not suport many mp4 video file,not suport any thims or display’s graphics quality very poor other than samsung 3310 handset and so inportant function was MOBILE TRECAR. That was have not this handset. so all over I think this handset was so costly.

  • diwakar gupta September 11, 2010 12:05 pm

    although schw259 is a good phone.but it have no dial up connection with PC. there are fewer software to be downloaded. very costly in comparison with others. GSM & CDMA voice calls are on the same key it is very difficult to change setting every time for dialing. i m not satisfied. this model is not enrolled in Samsung catalogs where download facility is available.

  • Paras Maurya September 6, 2010 7:10 pm

    I have Samsung SCH-W259, and I think it’s latest mobile u have launched, but I want the CDMA and GSM combination with Quatikeepade. That I think u don’t have. And the Samsung SCH-W259 DUAS has don’t have on also. For that we did not download any software from that webside.

  • Manikanth August 6, 2010 8:09 pm

    I don’t think the battery back up is that much good as expected and i just want to know is there call Conference in this mobile or not?
    Please help!!!

  • dr.mukesh sharma May 3, 2010 6:01 pm

    battery is not powerfull as published, its charger has fused . i am totaly dissatisfied . service is also poor. is there any guaranty for charger.

  • karthik March 15, 2010 3:36 pm

    Free minutes on tata Indicom is for segmented base and not for customers who upgrade to samsung handset.

  • IG March 8, 2010 10:24 am

    rajiev :battery is more powerful

    too costlier phone…

  • IG March 8, 2010 10:22 am

    karbonn mobiles is having one gsm -cdma phone k 750 with having 3 MP camera and its 5400 rs….so too costlier this Samsung phone….

  • rajiev March 8, 2010 9:43 am

    battery is more powerful

  • amit dubey March 7, 2010 10:54 pm

    except television market samsung has been failed to produce quality products as mobiles mp3 players dvd players etc…some of them u used, and been the victim of faulty products, now i dont believe in samsung at all, i feel very scare when i think to buy any product of samsung, mobile which i was using named samsung champ was the worst mobile i saw ever( functions are there but no working and not user friendly).Go either for nokia or sony ericsson…these are far better than in the field of mobile handsets….

  • vinay March 7, 2010 10:35 pm

    duotouch is meaningless as its not omh handset inspite of price of 10000+. duo 256 seems better. but still if one want to go for ‘flexi’ sim,(it can b cdma/gms or gsm/gsm) go for airfone 31 at less than 5000.

  • Prasath J March 7, 2010 7:41 pm

    Duos256 seems better option.. Duos touch only has 2MPx cam (comparing 1.3 of Duos259) and touchscreen that actually draws more power from the same 1140mAh battery of 2 handsets…

  • saket March 7, 2010 6:56 pm

    Both are good handset, worth buying it,

    Also tata offer is value for money for existing customer

  • Sandy March 7, 2010 6:28 pm

    It is not Over Market Handset it is Open Market Handset. With this user can insert any operator’s sim and they will get internet settings directly from the operator. There is no need to buy it from the operators.

  • Avishek March 7, 2010 6:25 pm

    Waiting for more EvDo ENABLE(Not only Rev-0,But with Rev-A)samsung handsets with budget from 4000-15000 INR……

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