Samsung has expanded its 4G handsets portfolio for the Indian market with the launch of three new Galaxy smartphones – Galaxy Core Prime 4G, Galaxy Grand Prime 4G, and Galaxy J1 4G.
All these smartphones will be hitting Indian market shelves starting second week of March and will be available starting Rs. 9,990 onwards. The exact price of each model will be revealed closer to launch.
The Samsung Galaxy Core Prime 4G, Samsung Galaxy Grand Prime 4G, and Samsung Galaxy J1 4G support TDD-LTE (2300) 4G networks used in India. The 3G-variants of the smartphones are already available in the Indian market. The three newly announced 4G phones will head to other Asian markets as well, the company announced at the annual Samsung Forum event in Bangkok, Thailand.
Let’s take a look at the specifications of the smartphones individually. The Samsung Galaxy Grand Prime 4G sports a 12.7-cm (5-inch) qHD display along with a 1.2GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon 410 processor, 8MP rear camera and 2600 mAh battery. On the other hand, Samsung Galaxy Core Prime 4G comes with 10.16-cm (4-inch) WVGA display and is powered by a 1.2GHz quad-core processor. It comes with a 5MP rear camera and is juiced up by a 2000 mAh battery.
The third device launched at the Samsung Forum is Samsung Galaxy J1 4G. As mentioned earlier, the company has tweaked the specifications of the device a bit. Unlike its 3G variant, the Samsung Galaxy J1 4G is powered by a 1.2GHz quad-core processor and sports 768MB of RAM, 1850 mAh battery, and 10.9-cm (4.3-inch) WVGA display.