Samsung launches two new smartphones in India
South Korean electronics giant, Samsung has announced the launch of two new smartphones in its Galaxy family of smartphones in India.
Samsung launched Galaxy S Duos and Galaxy Y Duos Lite smartphones in the Indian market. Both the new smarphones support dual-SIM and will allow users to use two mobile phone connections simultaneously and stay connected in a better manner.
The Galaxy S Duos measures 63.1 x 121.5 x 10.5mm and weighs 120g. The `always on' feature of the phone will allow the users to receive calls on one SIM number while taking a call from the other. It runs on Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich operating system and is powered by a 1GHz Cortex A5 processor..
S Duos has a 4.0-inch screen with a resolution of 480x800 pixels and it also has 5MP camera, VGA front camera, 4GB of built-in storage, 32GB microSD card slot, 512MB of RAM and 1,500 mAh battery. The company is also offering Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, USB 2.0 for connectivity options in the device.
Samsung's Galaxy Y Duos Lite, which is also known as the Galaxy Pocket Duos outside India, runs on Android 2.3 Gingerbread operating system and is powered by an 832MHz processor. It has a 2.8-inch touch display with
240x320 pixels resolution and comes with other features including 2MP camera, built-in storage of 4GB (3GB user available), microSD card slot, and a 1,200 mAh battery.
The Samsung Galaxy S Duos is priced at Rs. 17,900 while the Y Duos Lite smartphone is priced at Rs. 6,990 in the Indian market.