Some Windows Phone 8 smartphones will be launched in this year. There are so many rumors about the first WP8 devices. Nokia is predicted to announce Lumia 910 and Lumia 920 in the near future. From the latest information, it is known that Samsung’s first two WP8 smartphones are Samsung I8370 Macro and I8750 Odyssey.
Samsung I8750 Odyssey has similar specifications to Galaxy S III US version. A large 4.8-inch Super AMOLED display comes in HD resolution. Under the hood is dual-core 1.5 GHz Krait processor. It features an 8 megapixel camera and a 1.9 megapixel front-facing camera. There will be two internal storage options, 16 GB and 32 GB. A microSD slot is still provided for storage expansion.
The cheaper model, Samsung I8370 Macro, will pack a Super AMOLED display with WVGA resolution. The smartphone is powered by dual-core 1.5 GHz Krait processor. A 5 megapixel camera is fitted on the rear. There’s a 1.9 megapixel camera on the front for video calling. Internal memory capacity is 8 GB and it can be expanded by microSD card.
Both Omnia smartphones will be released in Q4 2012. The price range of I8370 is between 350-450 Euro, while I8570 is between 500-600 Euro.