Samsung’s recently announced Galaxy Core is about to make its debut in the Indian market, having appeared on the company's India page. The dual-core smartphone has also made its appearance on Indian online shopping websites such as Saholic, Flipkart and Infibeam, but the product is listed as a forthcoming item and there is no information available on the pricing of the smartphone.
The Samsung Galaxy Core I8262 has a 4.3-inch TFT capacitive touchscreen display with a 480x800 pixel resolution. A 1.2GHz dual-core processor along with 1GB RAM powers the device. It sports 8GB built-in storage, expandable up to 32GB via a microSD card. The rear of the smartphone has a 5MP camera along with an LED flash and it houses a VGA front facing camera for video calling. The Galaxy Core also supports dual-SIM capabilities. In terms of connectivity options, the device has 3G, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth v3.0 along with GPS. An 1,800mAh battery powers the entire package and the Galaxy Core runs on Android 4.1 Jelly Bean.
The Galaxy Core brings with it a slew of features such as Samsung’s ChatON Messenger service; Samsung Premium Hub Services along with Cloud service.
The Galaxy Core also brings with it a few features found on high-end Samsung devices such as Smart Stay, Smart Alert (informs you of missed calls/new messages as soon as you pick up the phone) and Best Shot (recommends the best photos per 8 continuous shots).
Source: Samsung India