According to tweet by a Mumbai-based retailer Mahesh Telecom, the smartphone will be priced at Rs. 19,010 with a best buy price of Rs. 18,190. According to the tweet posted on Saturday, the device is expected to be available in two day’s time, which suggests a launch date next week.
Last month, the Galaxy Grand Neo got listed on the Samsung’s Jordan website, revealing all its specifications.
Samsung Galaxy Grand Neo is a dual-SIM dual standby device which features a 5.1-inch TFT screen with WVGA (480×800 pixel) resolutions. An unspecified quad-core processor clocked at 1.2GHz powers the device alongside 1GB of RAM. The camera options for the Galaxy Grand Neo include 5-megapixel rear and a VGA front-facing camera. It also features LED-flash support and auto-focus feature for the rear shooter along with the 720p video recording capability.
Samsung Galaxy Grand Neo comes with 16GB in-built storage, which can be expanded up to 64GB via microSD card. The handset also has a support for 3G networks along with Wi-Fi b/g/n (2.4GHz ), Wi-Fi Direct, Bluetooth 4.0 LE, GPS/AGPS connectivity option.
Galaxy Grand Neo is powered by a 2100mAh battery, which can run up to 8 hours on 3G Internet usage and up to 10 hours with Wi-Fi Internet usage, according to Samsung. The smartphone measures 143.7×77.1×9.6mm and weighs in at 163 grams.
Galaxy Grand Neo additionally features a multi-window functionality, which has been previously seen in Samsung Galaxy Grand 2 and Galaxy Note 3. The handset also comes with a modified one-handed operation keypad designed to make it easier to operate the phone with one hand.