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Samsung Galaxy Ace mobile phone gets a Hugo Boss make over

Netherlands based technology news website has published details that Samsung and Hugo Boss have teamed up to produce a version of Samsung Galaxy Ace with a new design, in France - with an actual image of the handset. has posted: ‘the design of the Ace has a Hugo Boss restyled on the front, do you find a Hugo Boss logo and the back is decorated with a checkered mosaic.’

Whilst adding – ‘Besides Android 2.3 Gingerbread Hugo Boss, there are some apps on the device include, among other things that you can easily go to Boss' website for the latest trends in fashion.’

‘The original Samsung Galaxy Ace (S5830) was still running on Android 2.2. Furthermore, the specs of the Hugo Boss edition the same as the original Galaxy Ace. You will get more access to a 3.5 touchscreen, 3G/HSDPA, WiFi, DLNA, a 5-megapixel camera with LED flash, Swype, ThinkFree Office, a 800MHz processor and aGPS.’ - notes the site.

This isn’t the first time Samsung has teamed up with a designer for an exclusive edition of one of their mobile phones, where in January this year Phones 4u took stock of the Giorgio Armani edition of the Samsung Galaxy S.

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Rob Kerr is a journalist with more than 14 years experience of news, reviews and feature writing on titles such as Wired, PC Magazine, The Register, The Inquirer, Pocket-Lint, Mobile Industry Review, Know Your Mobile and The Gadget Show. The mobile phone world is his real passion and forte, having owned a handset as far back as 1994 where he has seen them grow from just a business tool to a necessity in everyone’s everyday life.