Samsung Galaxy Star and Galaxy Pocket Neo Announced

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samsung_logoSamsung after announcing their flagship smartphone Galaxy S4 last , Samsung just announced 2 entry-level Android phone the Samsung Galaxy Star and Galaxy Pocket Neo. Samsung said that they’re targeting young users who are not yet allowed by their parents to hold an S4 or Note II but want a fully featured phone.

Both the Samsung Galaxy Star and Galaxy Pocket Neo are available in single and dual-sim variants, 3″ screen size and Android 4.1 (Jelly Bean) and all the goodies of a low-end android phone. You can checkout the full specs and photos of both phone after the break.

Samsung GALAXY Star

GALAXY Star 10

Samsung GALAXY Star Specs:

  • 3″ QVGA TFT LCD, 240 x 320 pixels screen resolution @133 ppi
  • 1 GHz Application Processor
  • Android 4.1 (Jelly Bean)
  • 2 MP rear-camera (1600×1200 pixels screen resolution), QVGA video recording @15fps
  • WVGA video playback @30fps
  • FM Radio with RDS
  • Dual SIM Always On with SIM Card Management Settings (Optional)
  • EDGE/GPRS 850/900/1800/1900 MHz
  • Samsung TouchWiz
  • Intelligent Motion UI
  • FM Radio Recording
  • Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Wi-Fi hotspot
  • Bluetooth® 4.0
  • Accelerometer
  • 4GB internal storage expandable up to 32 GB via microSD
  • 512MB RAM
  • Dimension: 104.95 x 58 x 11.9 mm
  • Weight: 100.5 g
  • Li-Ion 1,200 mAh Battery

Samsung GALAXY Star Press Photos:

Samsung GALAXY Pocket Neo

GALAXY Pocket Neo 01

Samsung GALAXY Pocket Neo Specs:

  • 3″ QVGA TFT LCD capacitive touchscreen, 240 x 320 pixels screen resolution @133 ppi
  • Android 4.1 (Jelly Bean)
  • 850 MHz Application Processor
  • HSUPA 5.76 900/2100 MHz
  • EDGE/GPRS 850/900/1800/1900 MHz
  • 4GB internal storage expandable up to 32 GB via microSD
  • 512MB RAM
  • 2 MP rear-camera (1600×1200 pixels screen resolution), QVGA video recording @15fps
  • WVGA video playback @30fps
  • FM Radio with RDS
  • Dual SIM Always On with Multi SIM Widget (optional)
  • Samsung TouchWiz
  • Samsung ChatON mobile communication service
  • Intelligent Motion UI
  • FM Radio Recording
  • Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Wi-Fi hotspot
  • HSDPA, 7.2 Mbps; HSUPA, 5.76 Mbps
  • Bluetooth® 4.0
  • A-GPS+GLONASS
  • Accelerometer, Digital Compass
  • Dimension: 105 x 57.8 x 11.8 mm
  • Weight: 100.5 g
  • Li-Ion 1200 mAh battery

Samsung GALAXY Pocket Neo Press Photos:

The availability of the single-SIM and dual-SIM variants will depends on the market, while Samsung disclose the price, we can expect that it can range from SAR 700.00 to SAR 750.00 or around Php 8,000.00 if it’s going to be available in the Philippines. Samsung did not mention when it will be available but it should hit retail store within the 2nd qtr of this year.

Last modified: April 3, 2013

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