Samsung B5722 and C6112 DuoS come with twice the calling power

11 November, 2009

The Samsung Duos line is about to get two new members - the B5722 and the C6112. The couple is a regular looking touch phone and a slider, but each one works with two SIM cards simultaneously, which can make life a lot easier for people who have to carry two phones.

The first Dual SIM phone is the Samsung B5722. It's a touchscreen bar - similar in looks and specs to the Samsung Preston. It however relies only on quad-band GSM/EDGE connectivity, without the 3G, and the secondary SIM card is dual-band only. Both cards can be used for data transfers.

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The newest member of the Duos line: the Samsung B5722

The B5722 measures 104 x 54.9 x 14.4 mm and has a 2.8" QVGA screen. As any Samsung touch-operated feature phone, this one uses the TouchWiz interface. It also sports a 3-megapixel camera with LED flash and the internal memory is expandable up to 8GB via a microSD card. It also offers FM radio, Bluetooth, Facebook and MySpace integration (we're guessing something along the lines of Samsung Corby). The battery has a capacity of 1200mAh.

The second phone, the Samsung C6112 is a traditional looking Samsung slider. It's again limited to quad-band GSM/EDGE on the main SIM card and dual-band GSM on the secondary, but they are both active simultaneously. The second SIM card doesn't have data connectivity either.

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The other new arrival, the Samsung C6112

The rest of the specs of C6112 are more modest too - a 2.4" QVGA TFT screen and a 2MP camera. For entertainment it offers a music player, FM radio with RDS and a memory card slot for microSD cards up to 8GB.

Both phones should be available in December, but there's no word on pricing yet.

Source (in German)


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Reader comments

  • Anonymous

how to activate sim1 for this phone there is no setting for activation for sim1 but we can able to process sim2

  • Amit

What is the solution. I am also facing the same problem.

  • Bilmah

The samsung c6112 has the best slide which is firm and smooth,otherwise it is very slow