Samsung has reportedly launched an updated variant of Galaxy S Duos 3 in India at Rs. 7,100, as tipped by an established Mumbai-based retailer. The company is yet to make an official announcement or list the device on its India sites.
According to retailer Mahesh Telecom, who posted the details of the new phone on Monday, said Samsung hasn’t changed the name of the smartphone, but added comes with a different model number and updated specifications.
The new Samsung Galaxy S Duos 3 (SM-G316HU) runs Android 4.4 KitKat out-of-the-box and features a 4-inch (unknown resolution) display. The smartphone packs an updated dual-core 1.2GHz processor, instead of a dual-core 1.0GHz processor in original Galaxy S Duos 3 (SM-G313HU) launched in September last year.
Apart from that, the Galaxy S Duos 3 (SM-G316HU) is said to feature a 5-megapixel rear camera with LED flash, just like the previous model, while there is no information on the front-facing camera.
The smartphone comes with 4GB of onboard storage, which is further expandable by microSD card (up to 32GB). Connectivity options are tipped to include Bluetooth, Wi-Fi, Wi-Fi Direct, Micro-USB, and FM radio. The handset will be backed by a 1500mAh battery, just like the original Galaxy S Duos 3. It will also support 14 regional languages, notes the retailer.
To refresh, Samsung had launched the original Galaxy S Duos 3 (SM-G313HU) device at Rs. 8,150, last year alongside the Galaxy Star 2. The device is still available via Samsung e-store at a price of Rs. 6,850.