Samsung announces Galaxy Player 5.8 ahead of IFA

Samsung has announced yet another addition to its Galaxy Player line-up today in the form of Galaxy Player 5.8. This Android media player comes with Ice Cream Sandwich on-board; however company is yet to reveal the availability or the pricing of this device.

The media player also features 5.8-inch qHD 960x540p display, 2500mAh battery, 16/32GB internal storage, microSD slot and front-facing VGA camera. Galaxy Player 5.8 will also allow users to download Android apps from Google Play Store.

There is no word on the processor inside this device, but this Galaxy S III look-alike will most probably have a dual-core processor on-board.

As Galaxy Player devices are released in select market only, it is very possible that we won’t ever see it in India.

Other Galaxy Player devices:

Galaxy S WI-FI 4.0 also known as the Galaxy Player 4 (YP-G1/YP-GB1): It features a 4″ display with 800×480 resolution (WVGA), 8 GB of internal flash storage that can be expanded with a microSD card, VGA front camera, 3.2 megapixel back camera, WiFi, FM radio, GPS, and Android 2.3.5 (“Gingerbread”).

Galaxy S WI-FI 5.0 also known as the Galaxy Player 5 (YP-GB70/YP-G70): The Galaxy Player 5 features a 5″ TFT LCD (WVGA) 800×480 with MDNIE (Mobile Digital Natural Image engine), 8/16 GB of internal flash storage, 1Ghz Application Processor.

Galaxy S WI-FI 3.6: The YP-GS1CB model carries a 3.65″ LCD TFT (with a resolution of 480×320), 8GB internal storage, and single core 800Mhz based on ARM Cortex-A8 based CPU core.

Galaxy Player 4.2: The Player 4.2 (YP-GI1C) has a 4.2″ IPS display at 800 x 480, 1 GHz processor, front and rear cameras and Android 2.3 Gingerbread. It has a removable battery and microSD card slot.


Post Author: Gaurav Shukla

Gaurav Shukla is the editor of AndroidOS.in. If you'd like to reach him, drop an email at 'gaurav@androidos.in' or connect with him on Twitter (@gauravshukla).

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *