It has not been a long time since Samsung Galaxy Grand has been launched and the phone has become very popular in India. This is because of many factors. But, does the phone suits your exact needs? Is it the model which you are looking for? Let us discuss its prominent features in this article.
Design: It is a gorgeous phone; there is no doubt about that. Slimly built, this model has a thin chrome strip around it. It is a rather large phone from Samsung Indiawhich has a 5 inch display but the look is like any other Galaxy device with a rectangular shape and rounded edges.
Features: The feature
which makes Samsung Grand different from other devices of the same
series in the multitasking option. There is an actual multi-window which allows
you to do multitasking without really minimising or closing another app. Using
the arrow which comes up from the notification bar, you can easily launch
common applications and juggle between them.
Hardware: Samsung Grand comes with a Dual-core 1.2 GHz Cortex-A9 processor and a dedicated Broadcom VideoCore IV GPU. It has 1 GB of RAM which makes any process run fast including the heavy games we play nowadays on our Android devices. For connectivity purpose, this phone has endless opportunities. Grand is 3G capable model with HSDPA 21 Mbps and HSUPA, 5.76 Mbps. The phone also has WLAN capabilities including Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, dual-band, Wi-Fi hotspot, DLNA. For local file transfer, one can use the excellent Bluetooth v4.0 with A2DP, LE, EDR. There is a 8 GB internal memory and if that is insufficient for the users, then one can use up to 64 GB of external memory using the microSD card slot.
Software: The phone comes with Android Jelly Bean, version 4.1.2 and is capable of upgrading to future versions of the operating system when it launches. The user interface if of course Samsung's own TouchWiz which has been very popular with users lately.
Camera: Samsung Galaxyseries is known for the camera it provides. This phone is no different with a primary camera of 8 MP with images of 3264x2448 pixels. Excellent features accompany the camera like autofocus, LED flash, Geo-tagging, touch focus, face and smile detection, image stabilization You can even record high definition video of 1080p@30fps with stereo sound recording. If you are into video calling, there is a secondary camera of 2 MP as well.
Price: Samsung mobiles priceis available from many websites and retail stores and it varies to an extent. You can look at the local store in your area or any popular ecommerce websites from India who keep on offering splendid deals every now and then. You can also go to any nation-wide retailing chain to enquire about the price.
In conclusion, if you are looking for a big screened phone with nice performance and hardware feature, Samsung Grand might be the one you are looking for. There are several competitors of this model in the market and you should check those as well before making any decision.