The Korean phone maker Samsung officially unveiled their Galaxy Grand 2 last month, and it was expected to be landing in India sometime in December. The company did as it was rumored. Just few minutes ago, at an event in Mumbai, Samsung made their Galaxy Grand 2 official in India also. Manu Sharma, who made the device official, not revealed the exact pricing and availability of the device, rather he said that the device is expected to be in a range of 22,900 to 24,900, and hit the stores all over the country by the first week of January next year. So the final pricing will be known by the first week of January, when it goes on sale.
Samsung’s Galaxy Grand 2 is a gradual improvement over the original Galaxy Grand model, with a 5.25″ 720p capacitive touch screen display, with the power of 1.2GHz quad core processor. The phone runs on Android 4.3 Jelly Bean and has an 8 MP camera with auto focus and LED flash on the rear side. The front side of the phone is equipped with a 1.9 MP HD camera. The phone measures just 8.9mm and weighs 163 grams.
Like in his previous model, Grand 2 offers dual SIM support, with the unique Smart Dual SIM feature, that allows the user to receive the calls on one SIM, even when they are talking on the other. Samsung Galaxy Grand 2 features the leather like back cover that gives a premium look for the device, as in Galaxy Note 3.
The phone comes pre-loaded with some special features from Samsung like Story Album, S Translator, Multi Window, Sound and shoot, Samsung Hub, S Travel, Group Play etc. Samsung is also offering the Club Samsung feature, company’s own entertainment feature for three months.
Take a look at the key features of the device once again
Samsung Galaxy Grand 2 Key features
- 5.25-inch capacitive touch screen display with 1280 x 720 p resolution
- 1.2GHz quad-core processor
- Android 4.3 Jelly bean
- 1.5GB of RAM, 8 GB of internal storage
- 8 MP auto focus rear camera with LED flash
- 2 MP front camera
- Dual SIM support with Smart Dual SIM
- 3G, Wi-Fi, 802.11 a/b/g/n, Bluetooth, GPS/GLONASS
- 2600 mAh Battery