While the global team is busy in preparing for the upcoming event of unveiling the Galaxy S IV, Samsung Mobile India is also likely to launch an entry-level smartphone in the country. The smartphone is coined as the Galaxy Y Plus (GT-S5303) and as the name suggest, it will be the successor of the popular entry-level smartphone, the Galaxy Y. Interestingly, before any officially launch, the Galaxy Y Plus now up at Samsung India’s website with detailing on specifications and features.
The all new Galaxy Y Plus has a 2.8-inch display with 240 x 320 pixels (QVGA) resolution. The smartphone will come with Android 4.0 (Ice Cream Sandwich) operating system out of the box and support dual-SIM support with Dual-SIM always-on feature. Samsung uses an 850MHz processor for the Galaxy Y Plus which is claimed to handle applications and functions with ease, though we are not sure that the processor would provide such experience. For storage, there is 4GB of internal storage along with a microSD card support for expansion up to 32GB. Information on the part of RAM capacity is still undisclosed, however, we presume that it would be 256MB.
In terms of connectivity, the Galaxy Y Plus has Bluetooth 4.0, A-GPS, Wi-Fi with 802.11 b/g/n and a microUSB port. The Galaxy Y Plus has a 2-megapixel camera on the rear and packs with a 1200mAh battery and the specs sheet suggests that it provides standby backup for nearly 260 hours.
Key Specifications of Samsung Galaxy Y Plus GT-S5303:
- 2.8-inch display with QVGA resolution
- 850MHz processor
- 4GB of internal storage, microSD card support
- Android 4.0 (ICS) OS
- 2MP primary camera
- Bluetooth 4.0, Wi-Fi, A-GPS, microUSB port
- Dual SIM support
- 1200mAh battery
- Dimensions: 104.9 x 57.9 x 12.98mm
- Weight: 96g
Samsung Galaxy Y Plus is soon to be available in the Indian market and considering the specifications, we expect that it would cost around Rs.7,000.