The Samsung Galaxy Core is another smart phone in the Galaxy series from the Korean smartphone giants which is a budget phone with features that is quiet promising. Mentioned below are the features and specifications of the device as per official information.
Features and Specifications:
The Samsung Galaxy Core runs on Android v4.1.2 Jelly Bean operating system. The device is powered by a 1.2 GHz dual-core Snapdragon Cortex A5 processor. In terms of memory, the device hosts a 1 GB RAM with an internal storage capacity of 8 GB which can be further expanded up to 64 GB using a microSD card.
Screen and Design:
With respect to its budget, the Galaxy Core is a perfect return on investment. The Galaxy Core has a 4.3-inch TFT capacitive touch screen with qHD (480 x 800 pixels) screen resolution that produces an effective pixel density of ~217 PPI. The phone looks similar to those of the previously launched Galaxy devices and is 9 mm thin and weighs about 124 grams.
Camera and Multimedia:
The smartphone comes with a 5 MP primary rear camera with auto-focus and LED flash which can be used to capture images and videos. The phone also hosts a VGA secondary front facing camera with which one can click self-portraits. The Galaxy phones support all the common multimedia file formats. This device too isn t an exception. The multimedia options that come along with the handset are MP3, MP4, WMV, WAV, etc.
Software and Features:
The Samsung Galaxy Core has Android v4.1.2 Jelly Bean operating system. The phone also hosts regular applications like image viewer & editor, document viewer, Google search, Gmail, Youtube, Picasa, etc.
Battery and Connectivity:
The device is powered by a Li-Ion 1800 mAh battery which supports a talk time of about 14h (2G) and 9h (3G). Setting sights on connectivity, the device includes GPRS, EDGE, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Wi-Fi hotspot, Bluetooth v3.0, and USB v2.0 port.