Samsung has launched its first budget Tizen OS mobile phone in India named the Samsung Z1 (Z130H). The phone carries a pocket-friend price tag of Rs. 5,700 ($90 approx) and comes in White, Black and Wine Red color options.
Samsung Z1 users will get free access to Hungama music and Club Samsung Premium content for three moths. Airce and Reliance users will also get 500MB 3G Data for 6 months for free along with the smartphone. The handset will go on sale today itself across India.
Hyun Chil Hong, President and CEO, Samsung India Electronics commented, “The smartphone market in India is rapidly evolving, with many consumers using their device as their screen of choice for content including videos, television programs and video games, as well as a range of apps. We have customized the Samsung Z1 to meet these unique, entertainment-focused needs of local Indian consumers for a personal and reliable mobile experience.”
Samsung Z1 (Z130H) Features
The phone sports a 4-Inch PLS TFT Display with 800 x 480 Pixels WVGA resolution at 233ppi Pixel Density. It runs on 1.2GHz Dual Core Spreadtrum SC7727S Processor and has Mali 400 GPU for graphics performance. The chipset is backed by 768MB RAM and has 4GB of Internal storage memory. There is a MicroSD Card slot as well that allows storage expansion up to 64GB.
This handset runs on Tizen OS 2.3 operating system and is backed by a 1500 mAh battery that gives up to 8 hours of 3G talk time. It also has ultra power saving mode to further extend the battery life. Tapping home button 4 times will active SOS alert function, which will send help message to primary contacts and also start GPS tracking. the phone also has a built-in Anti-Virus as well for added security.
The Samsung Z1 sports a VGA camera on the front and a 3.1 Mega Pixel main shooter on the back with LED Flash. The handset comes with Dual SIM connectivity and supports 2G / 3G networks. It also has Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth V4.1 with A2DP, MicroUSB V2.0, A-GPS, FM Radio, 3.5mm Audio Jack etc.
Samsung Z1 (Z130H) – Specs Overview
- Dual SIM, Dual Standby (GSM + WCDMA)
- Tizen OS 2.3
- 4-Inch PLS TFT Display, 800 x 480 Pixels Reoslution, 233ppi
- 1.2GHz Dual Core Spreadtrum SC7727S Processor / Mali 400 GPU
- 768MB RAM
- 4GB Built-in Storage, Expandable up to 64GB
- VGA Front / 3.1 MP Rear Camera with LED Flash
- 1500 mAh Battery
- Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth V4.1, MicroUSB V2.0, A-GPS
- FM Radio, 3.5mm Audio Jack
Samsung Z1 (Z130H) – Full Phone Specifications
|Details||Name||Samsung Z1 (Z130H)|
|OS||Tizen OS 2.3|
|Body||Dimensions||120.4 x 63.2 x 9.7 mm|
|SIM||Slot||Dual SIM, Dual Standby (GSM + WCDMA)|
|GSM||850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 MHz|
|WCDMA||900 / 2100 MHz|
|Data Speed||GPRS, EDGE, HSDPA, HSUPA|
|Resolution||800 x 480 Pixels|
|Technology||PLS TFT Capacitive Touch Screen, 59.8% screen-to-body Ratio|
|Chipset||CPU||1.2GHz Dual Core Spreadtrum SC7727S Processor|
|Expandable||Yes, Up to 64GB via MicroSD Card|
|Camera||Front||0.3 Mega Pixels VGA|
|Rear||3.1 Mega Pixels|
|Camera Features||LED Flash, Face Detection, Geo-Tagging|
|Battery||Capacity||1500 mAh Li-Ion|
|Talk Time||Up to 8 Hours (3G)|
|Data||WLAN||Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n|
|Bluetooth||Yes, V4.1 with A2DP|
|Audio Jack||Yes, 3.5mm|
|Formats||Audio||AAC+, AMR, WAV, MP3|
|Video||3GP, MP4, AVI, H.264, H.263|
|More||Document Viewer, Photo / Video Editor, SMS, MMS, Email|