Under Galaxy Series, Samsung released Galaxy S2 which turned to be a high end phone, and has caught by many hands. Even though it is a much expensive phone around Rs 28,000, still people bought it aggressively. After this Samsung launched its cheaper version “Samsung Galaxy R” for medium class of people, and lets read below whats all compromise Samsung has done.
Complete Specifications & Features
Design & Display:
The designing of Samsung Galaxy R is much more similar to Galaxy S2, Galaxy R is much bulkier in weight with around 135 grams, which makes it quite heavier.The screen of the new samsung phone is scratchless, as it is packed with scratch resistant glass.the overall display size is 4.2 inch comprising a capacitive touchscreen producing a resolution 480×800 pixels. The device has been released in August 2011.
Connectivity & Memory:
This android device is available in both 2G and 3G network with both GSM & HSDPA connectivity. It is also loaded with GPRS and wifi feature which enables the users to connect through internet anytime if there is any wifi connectivity available around. Unfortunately it does not have any NFC support but supports high speed bluetooth service of version v3.0 with A2DP and USB output of v2.0. The internal memory of Samsung Galaxy R is 8 GB which is very huge space for storing unlimited high quality games, pictures and video, and more to support all these heavy files it has 1GB RAM and 2GB ROM. Its memory can be expandable to 32 GB maximum using an external memory card.
Camera & Performance:
The new Samsung galaxy R is packed with Dual Core 1GHz processor which is these days equivalent to Netbooks. This new touch screen phone has latest Android 2.3.3 Gingerbread OS, in which over 2 lakh applications are available for free download. It also has a both Camera for both video calling and video making. The front facing camera is 1.3 MP for video calling and rear camera of 5 Megapixel with Led flash and performs functions like Geo-Tagging and Smile detection.
Samsung Galaxy R have as usual Accelerometer (For auto screen rotate), Gyro Sensor and multi touch input, the device produces an excellent sound quality. Some other installed softwares are: GPS functionality, Mp3 player, Document viewer (Word,excel,powerpoint), image editor etc.
Battery & Price:
Samsung Galaxy R is loaded with Standard Li-on battery of 1650 mAh producing a talktime of 9 hrs and 620 hrs of stand-by. The price of this new gadget is Rs 21000 and $ 396 in USA. The phone might also be available at flipkart or ebay at cheaper price.