Samsung Galaxy Core Review



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Samsung is again in the market with its new handset Samsung Galaxy Core to give head to head competition to other brands in mid-range. Yes, again this new handset is a mid range phone and comprises of latest technologies of Samsung. The device is dual SIM and available in market at just Rs 15,199. It comprises of 4.3 inch TFT LCD touch display capable to provide you the 480x 800 resolution. Along with it operating system of Android 4.1 Jelly Bean enhances its software. The device is powered with the processor of 1.2 GHz with dual core. The camera of 5 MP with LED flash and front facing camera makes it good contender in its range. Galaxy Core runs on fabulous power supply of 1,800mAH and makes it to do long working operations.

  • HARDWARE

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    Samsung Galaxy Core is comprises of plastic body, the shape and designing of this handset is similar to the previous handset of Samsung. The plastic body of the device is capable to resist damage on free fall. The design of the phone is perfectly made and is user friendly. The external dimension of the phone is 129.3 x 67.6 x 9 mm (5.09 x 2.66 x 0.35 in). The device is made slimmer in its dimension so that you feel easy and comfortable in grabbing in hand. The weight of the device is quite less and its just 124 gms. The front panel of the device comprises of 4.3 in of TFT capacitive touch display along with three buttons below the screen. A VGA quality front facing camera also enhances its front beauty. The back panel of the device is made by plastic and comprises of 5MP primary camera with LED flash. Below the back panel space is offered for the removable battery along SIM card slot. The top of the device com the 3.5 mm jack space and below it contains USB charging port. Volume rockers and power buttons are at the either side of the device.

    SCREEN

    Samsung Core comprises of 4.3 inch of TFT capacitive touch display capable to provide you 480 x 800 pixels resolution. The display of resolution WVGA and 480×800 pixels are not quite enough in the market other handsets are giving better screens in this range. The device is easy fitted in hand and you can move your thumb all over the screen without feeling stress. The flawless touch is one of the plus points in its display. The screen can give 16M color to make its screen better. Its TFT capacitive touch screen is too advanced but good to watch movies and play games in 3D manner.

    CAMERA

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    Samsung Galaxy core offers you 5 Mega Pixels camera on the need of the level completion. The camera of the device superb and offers you best resolution video formats.  The camera of the device is capable to capture crystal clear image quality and makes your photography skills even better. Capturing images will be now easier with its LED flash features and helps to capture image in dark. The device provides you the resolution of 2592 x 1944 pixels and makes your image sharper and beautiful. Video recording is also one of the options to record the moments and can record 480p resolution with 30fps… Many additional features like Auto focus, Geo-tagging, Touch focus face and smile detection is embedded in it to make the images even better. For video calling device offers you the VGA front facing camera, which is lacking in its strongest competitor HTC Desire X.

    PROCESSOR

    GALAXY CORE is powered by the powerful Dual core 1.2 GHz processor. The processor of the device is quite enough to do fast operation, the device stood at top in its range when we talk about the processor. Enhancing the processor of the device RAM makes it a fully multi-tasking device RAM offered by it is 1 GB and capable to perform many application operation at a time. RAM also helps you to save applications. the device the runs on the operating system of latest Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean which grants you different and new experiences and also offers you different personalize formats.

    CONNECTIVITY

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    Samsung Galaxy core I8260 arises with the best connectivity features up to date. For network connectivity the device is fully supported by 2G network and 3G network. To makes you connected with internet the device offers you the wide range and fast range of connectivity options. GPRS and EDGE are also offered by it. On 3G network the device works on HSDPA and capable to give you 7.2 Mbps speed and on HSUPA it offers 5.76 Mbps speed. Wireless connectivity can be done with its latest Wi-Fi 802.11b/g/n and Wi-Fi hotspot enhances it. Quick transfer of multimedia file can be done with its Bluetooth version 3.0and USB cables. Many features like FM radio, Media players and games are also granted by GALAXY CORE.

    BATTERY

    Samsung Galaxy Core is powered by the Li-Ion 1800mAH battery; the powerful battery of the device is capable to run it throughout a day. The battery makes this device better and provides you the talk time on 14 hours on 2G network and 9hours on 3G network. On standby mode the battery offers you 500 hours and 0n 3G network 300 hours. Internal memory of the phone is 8 GB and can be expanded through microSD card.

    VERDICT

    Samsung Galaxy is a mid-range handset and comprises of all upgraded features. The device is good in its performance; the camera of makes it best in all. Flawless touch, perfect display, good battery backup, connectivity and networking feature are the main part which makes this to own. This is a best suited phone to buy in this range.

     

    Specification Of Samsung Galaxy Core

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    • Camera                    Yes  5 MP
    • Resolution              2592×1922 pixels
    • Flash                         Yes
    • Zoom                        Yes
    • Secondary Camera    Yes
    • Bluetooth               Yes
    • Irda                           No
    • Wlan/Wi-fi             Yes
    • USB                           yes
    • GPS                           yes
    • GPRS                        Yes
    • EDGE                       Yes
    • 3G                             Yes
    • Internet Browsing       Yes , Android Webkit browser
    • Dimensions                     129.3×67.6×8.95 mm
    • Weight                               124 g
    • Form Factor                   bar
    • Colors                               16000000 colors
    • Secondary Display       no
    • Size                                    480×800 pixels
    • Type    color :                 TFT
    • FM Radio                         Yes
    • 3.5mm Headphone Jack         yes
    • Inbuilt                              8 GB
    • Memory Slot                 Yes microSD/TransFlash
    • Type                                  Li – Ion
    • Capacity                           1800 mAh
    • Standby           –
    • Talktime          –
    • Operating System       Android 4.1
    • Audio Playback            Yes
    • Video Playback            Yes
    • Ringtones                       64 polyphonic MP3/MIDI/WAV/AMR
    • SMS                                  Yes
    • MMS                                Yes
    • Email                               Yes
    • Technology / Frequency Bands           GSM : 850/900/1800/1900 MHz HSDPA : 900/2100 MHz
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