Just days ago, Samsung had launched its Galaxy Grand with a dual-core processor in India and now we are seeing the Korean manufacturer announce the same smartphone with a quad-core CPU in its home country.
Company earlier today launched this new variant of Galaxy Grand in South Korea and it will go on sale via the three major telcos in the country – SKT, KT and LG U+. While other specs remain the same, the improved processor will certain be a positive for Korean buyers.
Samsung Galaxy Grand will be sold for around 350000 won ($327 or INR 17,590).
Samsung Galaxy Grand key specs:
- 5-Inch WVGA Display
- 1.4GHz quad-core processor
- 8MP rear camera, front camera
- 1GB RAM
- 8GB internal storage with microSD card slot
- Android 4.1
From the press note:
Samsung Releases Large Screen Smartphone “Galaxy Grand”
Samsung Electronics rolls out 5-inch large screen entry-level smartphone Galaxy Grand via three major domestic carriers. Beefing up its large screen smartphone lineup with this latest release of Galaxy Grand, Samsung Electronics has further consolidated the market trend favoring bigger screens. Galaxy Grand boasts premium performance despite reasonable price. Galaxy Grand runs on Google Android OS Jelly Bean 4.1 and 1.4GHz Quad Core Processor featuring 8 megapixel camera, NFC, USB 3.0, Bluetooth 4.0, and others.