While most of the flagships support 4G LTE Connectivity, there was a need for a budget Smartphone capable of such feature. Looking at that Korean Giant Samsung has announced a budget phone named the Samsung Galaxy Core LTE. The phone is successor to the CORE series but sports somewhat the same specifications excluding the 4G-LTE Support. The phone will be released for Europe, Russia and selected Asian Markets. There is no official word on Pricing but we expect it to be around $260 or around Rs. 16,000.
Samsung Galaxy Core LTE Features 4.5-Inch qHD Display with 960 x 540 Pixel Resolution. It is powered by 1.2 GHz Quad Core Krait Qualcomm Snapdragon Chipset, Adreno 305 GPU for the Graphics and 1GB of RAM for the smooth experience. The Phone comes with 8GB of Internal Storage which can be further expanded up to 64GB via Micro SD Card Slot.
Samsung Galaxy Core specs also include a 5 Mega Pixel Rear Camera along with a front facing VGA Camera. The phone runs on Android 42.2 Jelly Bean Operating System and draws its energy for 2100 mAh Battery. The phone also feature major connectivity options like 2G, GPRS, EDGE, 3G, 4G-LTE, Wi-Fi, Wi-Fi Hotspot, Wi-Fi Direct, DLNA, NFC, Bluetooth V4.0 with A2DP, MicroUSB V2.0, A-GPS with GLONASS, 3.5mm Audio Jack etc.
Let’s check out the Detailed Technical Specifications of Samsung Galaxy Core LTE.
Samsung Galaxy Core LTE Full Specifications
|Samsung Galaxy Core LTE|
|Price||Rs. 16,000 (Expected)|
|Dimensions||132.9 x 66.3 x 9.8 mm|
|Slots||Single Mini SIM|
|Network||GSM: 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 Mhz – WCDMA: 2100 MHz – 4G- LTE|
|Type||TFT WVGA Capacitive Touch Screen|
|Display Features||960 x 540 Pixels Resolution, Multi-touch|
|CPU||1.2 GHz Dual Core Krait Qualcomm Snapdragon Chipset|
|Expandable||up to 64GB via MicroSD card Slot|
|Front||0.3 Mega Pixels|
|Rear||5 Mega Pixels|
|Camera Features||LED Flash, Auto Focus, Touch Focus, Digital Zoom, Geo-tagging, Face/Smile Detection|
|Capacity||2100 mAh Li-Ion|
|Movie Playback||up to –|
|Music Playback||up to –|
|O.S.||Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean|
|2G||Yes, GPRS, EDGE|
|4G||Yes, LTE Support|
|Wi-Fi||Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Wi-Fi Hotspot, Wi-Fi Direct, DLNA|
|Bluetooth||Bluetooth V4.0 with A2DP|
|Navigation||A-GPS / GLONASS|
|Other Features||3.5mm Audio Jack, Speaker|