Samsung Galaxy Express is a new mid-range smartphone, that looks a lot like the popular Galaxy S3. Samsung is launching a new smartphone for each segment lately, from the affordable Galaxy Pocket Plus model, to Galaxy Xcover “unbreakable” phone and Galaxy S2 Plus.
Galaxy Express was designed by Samsung as a powerful multimedia device with high-speed 4G LTE Internet access and with an affordable price.
The phone is powered by a Dual-Core processor clocked at 1.2 GHz, has 1GB RAM and Android 4.1 Jelly Bean with TouchWiz interface.
The display is sized 4.5-inch diagonally, uses Super AMOLED Plus technology and has WVGA resolution/
Galaxy Express is equipped with two cameras, the primary unit, a 5 megapixel camera with autofocus and LED flash capable of recording HD videos (720p) and secondary 1.3 MP sensor for video calls.
Although designed as a multimedia phone, the internal memory is only 8 GB, however it can be expanded using a MicroSD card up to 32 GB. Galaxy Express is kept alive by a 2,000 mAh Li-ion battery.
Other features include Wi-Fi 802.11n, Bluetooth 4.0, accelerometer, ambient light, proximity, gyroscope, compass, A-GPS and Glonass.
In terms of design Galaxy Express is very similar to Galaxy S3, the only notable difference being that the front camera and sensors were moved to the left. The phone measures 132.2 x 69.1 x 9.3 mm and weighs in 139.1 g
As in other models, Samsung has included a number of functions and their programs including Samsung Hub, ChatON, S Beam and AllShare Play allows playback and multimedia content sharing Smart TV.
Samsung has not announced the release date nor currently a starting price probably will be made available for purchase along with Galaxy Grand, a pretty similar model.