Samsung has announced new Android based smartphone called Galaxy Express. The device will run on Android 4.1 Jelly Bean out of the box.However, Samsung has not revealed the exact launch date and the price.
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Samsung Galaxy Express

Samsung Galaxy Express sports 4.5 inch multi touch Super AMOLED plus display screen with WVGA screen resolution of  480*800 pixel resulting 207 ppi pixel density. It is powered by 1.2GHz dual core processor with 1GB of RAM.  In the rear, Galaxy Express houses 5MP camera with LED flash and front it has 1.3MP camera for video calling. The device comes with many useful preloaded apps such as Samsung ChatOn mobile communication service, Samsung AllShare Play and S Beam. The built storage of the device is 8GB and it can be further increased by adding microSD card upto 32GB.
Samsung Galaxy Express comes with 4G LTE connectivity along with standard connectivity features such as 2G, 3G, WiFi, NFC, Bluetooth 4.0 and USB. The device is powered by Li-Ion 2000 mAh battery.  The price of Samsung Galaxy Express and availability are not yet revealed. The device supports tethering via USB and WiFi along support for the desktop PC suite Samsung Kies support.
Recently Samsung has launched a mid range smartphone Galaxy Grand Duos (GT-I9082) in India. The device has Dual sim support, 5 inch display screen with WVGA screen resolution, 1.2GHz dual core processor with 1GB RAM,  Galaxy Grand runs on Android Jelly Bean. Other features includes 8MP (BSI sensor) 1080p HD video recording capable rear camera, 2MP 720p HD capable front-facing camera, Bluetooth 4.0 connectivity, and a 2100 mAh battery. For more info on Samsung Galaxy Grand you can read it here.
In India, In last 1 week there are 2 budget quad core powered smartphones launched in the form of Karbonn Smart 1 Platinum and Micromax Canvas HD. Both the devices runs on Android Jelly Bean. Micromax Canvas HD A116 has 5inch IPS display screen with 1280*720 pixel(720p HD) resolution and it is powered by 1.2GHz quad core  processor with PowerVR SGX5 GPU. The price of Micromax Canvas HD A116 is expected to be less than 15k. Karbonn Smart 1 Platinum has 4.5 inch disply screen with qHD resolution of qHD 540*960 pixels. The device is powered by quad core 1.2GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon CPU based on MSM8225Q SoC coupled with 1GB of RAM and Adreno 203 GPU. The price of Karbonn  Smart 1 Platinum is ₹10,990.
Key Specifications of Samsung Galaxy Express:

  • Runs on Android 4.1 Jelly Bean
  • Dual core 1.2GHz processor with 1GB RAM
  • 4.5 inch Super AMOLED Plus display with WVGA resolution
  • 5MP primary camera with LED flash
  • 1.3 MP front facing camera
  • 4G LTE connectivity
  • Li-2000 mAh battery

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