Samsung is currently the leading smartphone manufacturer and the Korean electronics company is determined to maintain this status quo in the smartphone market. Just a few weeks ago, the company unveiled its latest flagship smartphone, the Galaxy S4, to the world, the phone is currently considered the best smartphone of 2013.
Even with such success, Samsung is not about to slow things down on its quest to control the smartphone market as the company has just announced a new mid range smartphone that is meant for people who may not afford their premium handsets. The device will be called Samsung Galaxy Core and will be available in two variants, a dual sim one and a single sim one. The dual sim Galaxy Core will be available in the market as from May whereas the single sim Galaxy Core will be available in July.
The Galaxy Core has a 4.3 inch screen with a resolution of 800 x 480 which is perfect for a mid range device. Under the hood, the Galaxy Core has 1GB of RAM, 8GB of internal memory (expandable via a microSD card), a 1.2GHz processor, an 1800 mAh battery among other features.
The device will have a 5 Megapixel camera rear facing camera coupled with a front facing VGA camera. The device will also have some of Samsung’s latest features found on the Galaxy S4 such Smart Stay, S Voice Smart Alert and Motion UI.
The Galaxy Core will run Android 4.1 Jelly Bean out of the box.