Samsung seems all set to release another budget Android smartphone, the Galaxy Star Pro, for the Indian market. The device is now available for Rs. 6,989 through ecommerce website, HomeShop18.
The Galaxy Star Pro is believed to be a successor to the Galaxy Star, which was launched earlier this year.
The Samsung Galaxy Star Pro runs Android 4.1 Jelly Bean and supports dual-SIM (GSM+GSM). It features a 4-inch WVGA (480×800 pixel) display, and is powered by a 1GHz Cortex-A5 processor (unspecified chipset). The device includes 512MB of RAM and comes with 4GB of inbuilt storage, which can be further expandable up to 32GB via microSD card. It sports a 2-megapixel rear camera while there is no front-facing camera.
The Galaxy Star Pro comes with dimensions 121.2×62.7×10.6mm and weighs 121 grams. Connectivity options on the device include Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, EDGE, and Micro-USB, while there is no 3G network support. It includes a 1500mAh battery which can deliver up to 15 hours of talktime and up to 370 hours of standby time.
It also comes with some preloaded apps like Samsung Apps, ChatON, mFluent IM and ActiveSync. The Samsung Galaxy Star Pro has not been listed on company’s official India website, yet.
Recently, the South Korean handset maker introduced a new mid-range smartphone, the Galaxy Trend, for the Indian market. The smartphone was listed on the Samsung’s India online store for Rs. 8,700.
The Samsung Galaxy Trend comes with a 4-inch WVGA (480×800) TFT display and is powered by a 1GHz processor (unspecified chipset). It is a dual-SIM (GSM+GSM) smartphone and runs Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich with TouchWiz 4.0 UI on top. The Galaxy Trend sports a 3-megapixel rear camera with no flash. While connectivity features on the device include Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, EDGE, GPRS and 3G.