Hardware & Specifications
The Samsung Galaxy Star Pro Duos is yet another addition from Samsung in the entry-level after the Samsung Galaxy Star. It comes with the same 1 GHz single-core processor based on ARM Cortex A5 architecture along with 512 MB of RAM and 4 GB of internal storage. There is an option to expand the storage by up to additional 32 GB using the in-built microSD card slot. It comes with regular hardware sensors such as proximity sensor, accelerometer and ambient light sensor.
Screen & Design
This Android smartphone comes with a 4 inch TFT LCD screen with a resolution of 800 x 480 pixels. The screen has a multi-touch capacitive layer but it is not scratch-resistant. Samsung has taken design cues from Galaxy S Duos as well as Galaxy Star and used it to design the Galaxy Star Pro Duos. It has a plastic body and is available in white and black variants. It has volume rockers on the left hand side while the power button sits on the right hand side of the device. The back is removable which houses the removable battery, SIM card slot as well as MicroSD card slot.
Camera & Multimedia
As it is an entry-level smartphone, it comes with a measly 2 MP fixed-focus camera with neither an autofocus lens nor the LED flash. It even lacks the front-facing camera. The primary camera can record VGA videos though. The Galaxy Star Pro Duos can play normal multimedia files such as MP3, WMA, MP4, WMV and AAC without the need to install a third-party video player.
Software & Features
It comes with Android 4.1.2 JellyBean pre-installed along with a lighter version of Samsung's own TouchWiz UI atop. Users can install any possible number of third-party apps and games from Google's Play Store which comes with the device. Being an Android smartphone, it comes with all the famous Google services like GMail, Google Maps, Google Plus, Google Drive, Google Hangouts and more.
TouchWiz comes with an extra array of custom built apps such as Notes, Calendar, EMail, Messages, Clock and a custom notifications bar with toggles for quick settings such as Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, GPS, Sync and more.
Connectivity & Battery
The Samsung Galaxy Star Pro Duos is equipped with 3G, Wi-Fi b/g/n, Bluetooth v4.0, A-GPS, Wi-Fi Direct, Wi-Fi Hotspot, Micro USB v2.0, FM Radio and a 3.5 mm audio jack. This dual SIM smartphone is powered by a 1500 mAh Li-Ion battery.