Samsung Focus SGH-I917 - 8GB - Black (Unlocked) Smartphone
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Samsung Focus SGH-I917 - 8GB - Black (Unlocked) Smartphone

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  • Storage Capacity: 8 GB
  • Network Generation: 3G
  • Color: Black
  • Network Technology: GSM / WCDMA (UMTS)
  • Camera: 5.0 MP
  • Cellular Band: GSM 850/900/1800/1900 (Quadband) WCDMA (UMTS) 850/1900/2100
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Samsung Focus SGH-I917 - 8GB - Black (Unlocked) Smartphone

If you want connectivity, social networking, multi-media, GPS, all in one device, then the Samsung SGH I917 Focus phone is just perfect for you. Smart and sleek, this four-ounce Samsung smartphone functions on the Windows Phone 7 platform and features Bluetooth, WiFi, GPS, and Outlook Sync for your daily dose of internet. The 4-inch Super AMOLED touchscreen of this unlocked smartphone lets you view your favorite media in high clarity and the 5 mega-pixel camera only adds to the fun. Voice recognition, speakerphone, Mobile television, and an HTML browser, are just a handful of other features of this amazing Samsung smartphone. Social network integration on this unlocked smartphone puts your calendar, contacts, and more at your disposal via Windows Phone People Hub. With an improved user interface and Green Guides (online paper-free guide), the eco-friendly Samsung SGH I917 Focus literally puts the world in your palms.

Product Review Summary

Based on 11 user reviews
91% recommend this product
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Consumer Reviews


Samsung Focus

bytayrenee Jul 27, 2013
3 Helpfuls 4 Helpfuls Was this review helpful?
Pros email access, windows office, messaging features, and skydrive skydrive
Cons not durable, no front cam, and  gps
Recommended it? No

I bought this product because it was free with a two year contract. I love the window office features on the phone, and the music features. I hate the GPS feature because I have to text the address to myself in order to start up the gps and its mandatory to have the zip code for the gps. who always... Read full review »


Good Phone Overall

byjaswsunny May 26, 2013
7 Helpfuls 8 Helpfuls Was this review helpful?
Pros Great screen quality, Good picture quality, Easy to Use Interface, Decent build, Decent...
Cons Poor speaker quality, Very limited app selection, Zune software hard to use
Recommended it? Yes

This is my main phone which I have been using since the end of last year. A friend who is a Microsoft employee gifted it to me (I do not work for MSFT), and I'm using it right now without a 3G data plan.

The build of the phone is quite good. It's lightweight, and the screen is big... Read full review »


WP7 is an Excellent Mobile Operating System for Everyone

bydantemazzola Jun 26, 2012
11 Helpfuls 12 Helpfuls Was this review helpful?
Pros Gorgeous display<br>Excellent camera<br>Fast performance<br>Lightweight
Cons Poor build quality <br>Poor speakerphone quality <br>Back cover...
Recommended it? Yes

Windows Phone 7 is by far my favorite mobile operating system. It's simple, yet very functional. I prefer it over iOS (iPhone OS), Android, and BlackBerry. It also runs beautifully on the Samsung Focus for AT&T. 

I wasn't in love with the Samsung Focus itself. I personally prefer the... Read full review »

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Samsung Focus I917 Unlocked Windows 7 Cell Phone

Samsung Focus seems is the US equivalent of the Samsung Omnia 7, at least regarding the possession of a 4 Super AMOLED screen with WVGA resolution, 5MP camera, 8GB of storage and is 0.35 (9mm) thick.

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Product Details and Features


Antenna Type Integrated


Width 2.56 in.
Height 4.84 in.
Weight 4.07 oz

Power & Battery

Depth 0.39 in.

Other Features

Email Access Yes
Bluetooth Yes
Touch Screen Yes
Digital Camera Yes
Speakerphone Yes
QWERTY Physical Keyboard No
Internet Browser Yes


Diagonal Screen Size 4 in.
Display Technology OLED display
Display Resolution 800 x 480 pixels


Battery Standby Time Up to 300 hr
Battery Talk Time Up to 390 min
Battery Capacity 1500 mAh
Battery Type Lithium Ion


Supported Flash Memory Cards Built-In Memory • MicroSD • MicroSDHC

Key Features

Storage Capacity 8 GB
Network Generation 3G
Color Black
Network Technology GSM / WCDMA (UMTS)
Camera 5.0 MP
Cellular Band GSM 850/900/1800/1900 (Quadband) WCDMA (UMTS) 850/1900/2100
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Product Identifiers

Family Line Samsung Focus
Type Smartphone
Carrier Unlocked
Brand Samsung

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