Design and Specification
Samsung Galaxy Grand is a mid range 5-inch smartphone by Samsung. The phone is intended as a bridge between the Samsung Galaxy S2 and the Galaxy S3. The phone sports a 5.0-inch WVGA TFT LCD capacitive screen with a display resolution of 800 x 480 pixels. The phone runs Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean OS powered by a 1.2 GHz dual core processor with 1 GB RAM. The phone is quite slim with dimensions of 143.5 * 76.9 * 9.6 mm. The phone is also very lightweight at 162 grams.
Camera and Multimedia
The phone has an 8 MP camera at the back. The camera has all the standard features expected of high end smartphones such as geo tagging, auto focus, touch focus, face and smile detection. The camera can also record full-HD videos. The phone has a 2 MP camera at the front for undertaking full HD video calls. The phone offers a great multimedia experience mainly due to its large screen and capability to play videos in all popular formats. The phone is also a great musical device with support for all popular audio formats.
Connectivity and Features
Samsung Galaxy Grand is an international model with support for quad band 2G and 3G networks. The phone connects to the internet via EDGE, GPRS, 3G and Wi-Fi networks. The phone comes with some great features that were first featured on the Samsung Galaxy S3 such as S Voice, Direct Call, All Share Play, Smart Alert, Popup Play, Multi Window mode and the Samsung Hub. The phone offers additional connectivity options for users to share data such as Bluetooth 4.0 and micro USB 2.0.
Battery and Storage
The phone has a standard 2,100 mAh Li ion battery which provides as much as 10 hours of talk time. The phone has 8 GB of internal memory. The internal memory can be further expanded using the microSD card slot by as much as 64 GB.