Samsung has revealed that it is planning to launch two new mid-range Android smartphones in the Indian market this month, reports PTI. There is no word on which phones the company is planning to release, but it is likely that we will see the launch of Galaxy Ace 3 and Galaxy Express.
Samsung Mobile Country head Vineet Taneja also told PTI that all the upcoming Galaxy smartphones will come with nine Indian languages support – Hindi, Punjabi, Tamil, Bengali, Telugu, Kannada, Malayalam, Marathi and Gujarati.
“We will be launching two new smartphones priced for the mid-segment market. Every phone from Samsung will have nine vernacular language options,” Taneja said.
While Vineet Taneja did not reveal the exact pricing of the upcoming mid-range smartphone, he did say that these phones will get a price-tag below INR 15,000.
Taneja has also stated that going forward Samsung India will provide dual-SIM support in all of its mid-range and high-end handsets. He did not share any other details; however we expect to hear more about the same from the company at the Galaxy Note 3 and Galaxy Gear launch event on Tuesday.
Here is a look at the key specifications of Galaxy Express and Galaxy Ace 3:
Samsung Galaxy Express
- 1.2GHz dual-core processor
- 4.5-inch WVGA Super AMOLED display
- Android 4.1
- 5MP rear camera with LED flash, 1.3MP front camera
- 1GB of RAM, 8GB of storage, microSD card slot
- 2000 mAh battery
Samsung Galaxy Ace 3
- 1GHz dual-core processor
- 4-inch WVGA display
- Android 4.2
- 5MP rear camera with LED flash, VGA front camera
- 1GB of RAM, 4GB of storage, microSD card slot
- 1500 mAh battery