These devices can offer smartphone experience in nine Indian regional languages, including Hindi, Bengali, Punjabi, Marathi, Gujarat, Canada, Malaya, Tel and Tamil. Both Samsung GALAXY Trend and GALAXY Star Pro are equipped with Android's 4.1 Jelly Bean operating system and I GHz single core processor.
Viet Tania, Country Head, Samsung Mobiles & IT, said, "At Samsung, we are committed to listening to our consumers and providing innovative, yet affordable technology to them. GALAXY Trend and GALAXY Star Pro will provide our consumers an exceptionally rich mobile experience in the regional languages with the ability to access an array of apps in their preferred language. We believe these new devices coupled with the innovative language capability will help us address a larger set of consumers."
Samsung GALAXY Trend comes with a 4.0-inch VGA display with Y'ALL--800 pixels resolution. The smartphone is coupled with I'M RAM. It also offers GB internal memory that is expandable via micros card to 3G and is equipped with a 3M rear camera.
The GALAXY Trend will be available in black, red and white colors at an attractive price of Rs.8,290/-.
GALAXY Star Pro is a Dual-SIAM handset, GALAXY Star Pro has I'M RAM along with GB internal storage which can be supplemented with a 3G micros card. It also features 4-inch VGA touch screen and MP rear camera.
GALAXY Star Pro would be available for Rs.6,750/-.
Two of Samsung's budget Android smartphones, the Galaxy Trend and Galaxy Star Pro, have finally been officially launched for the Indian market. The Samsung Galaxy Trend comes at a price of RS. 8,290, while the Samsung Galaxy Star Pro has been priced at RS. 6,750. Both the Galaxy Trend and Galaxy Star Pro smartphones were listed recently on company's India online store.
The Samsung Galaxy Trend features a 4-inch VGA (3D pixel) TAFT display, and is powered by a GHz processor (unspecified chipset). It is a dual-SIAM (GSM+GSM) smartphone, and runs Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich, (according to the official Samsung India restore) with Touch 4.0 UI on top. The device has dimensions 121.5x63.1x10.85mm and weighs 126 grams. The Galaxy Trend sports a 3-megapixel rear camera with no flash. Some camera features included in the device are single shot, panorama, smile shot, share shot, photo effects, white balance and timer.
The Galaxy Trend comes with I'M of RAM and GB of unbuilt storage, out of which only 2.05GB is user-accessible. It also supports expandable storage up to 3G via micros card. Connectivity features on the device include WI-Fib, Bluetooth, EDGE, GPS and 3G. There is a 3D battery backing the device which the company claims can deliver up to 8 hours of talk time and up to 350 hours of standby time.