Bangkok, Thailand, February 17, 2015: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd accelerated the Smartphone revolution with the launch of three new 4G enabled smartphones –Galaxy Grand Prime 4G, Galaxy Core Prime 4G and Galaxy J1 4G. The new best in class smartphones are designed to help Indian consumers unlock the true potential of 4G and make the experience more affordable and accessible. With this launch, Samsung now has a full spectrum of nine 4G devices, across segments,in the market offering faster download and upload speeds.
The Samsung 4G portfolio offers modern design and dual SIM capability across price points. The innovative built-in features in the smartphones include support for both Time-Division Duplex (TDD) and Frequency Division Duplex(FDD) bands which gives consumers greater flexibility of choice and broader coverage. The 4G smartphonesalso gives consumers unrivalled download speed of up to 150 MBPS.
Asim Warsi, Vice President – Marketing, Mobile & IT at Samsung India said, “India is at the cusp of its digital revolution journey and we expect 4G technologyto rise and pushinternet usage to an unprecedented level. Consumer demand is constantly shifting towards devices offering multi-tasking capabilities, 24X7 data connectivity with increased video consumption and real-time mobility solutions which enable global interactions. Samsung Electronics is poised to drive the next step of Smartphone evolution by offering a comprehensive portfolio of quality 4G LTE enabled devices and propel the next wave of business and economic growth.”
Galaxy Grand Prime 4G
Samsung Galaxy Grand Prime 4G brings the combination of sophistication and powerful performance, compressing all the essential features for fun on the go into a slim (8.4mm) and modern package. The 5” qHD display offers top notch performance and provides stunning visuals for watching movies and playing games. The Smartphone is equipped with a 5MP front camera and an ultra-wide view angle best-suited to capture ‘Groupfies’. The wider angle of view allows more people and more of the background in every shot.Faster dataspeed enables the users to share their Groupfies with the world quickly and easily.
Galaxy Core Prime 4G
Galaxy Core Prime 4G offers consumer’s faster browsing andimproved video streaming capabilities. The Smartphonewith an elegant design and sophisticated anodized metal trim provides the user with a comfortable grip. The new Smartphone has a large 4.5” WVGA PLS TFT display screen which offers superior colour reproduction and better viewing angles.Galaxy Core Prime is equipped with 5MP autofocus rear camera with flash and a 2MP front camera.
Galaxy J1 4G
Galaxy J1 4G offers crystal clear video calls with enhanced audio capabilities to the users. The modern sleek design, which is easy-to-grip, weighs 122 grams and is 8.9 mm slim. The Smartphone is equipped with a 4.3-inch WVGA TFT display providing an engaging and immersive multimedia experience to consumers. It has a 5MP auto focus rear camera with LED flash and 2 MP front-facing camera. The camera has innovative selfie features which give more options and flexibility to capture favourite moments.
These models will be available in India from the second week of March 2015 from INR 9900 onwards.
Galaxy Grand Prime 4Gis available in White and Grey colours, Galaxy Core Prime 4G comes in White, Silver and Charcoal Grey and Galaxy J1 is available in blue, black and white.