Back in March 2013, Samsung announced two budget friendly smartphones for the African continent at the Samsung Forum event, namely - Galaxy Pocket Neo and Galaxy Star.
Samsung Galaxy Pocket Neo and Galaxy Star - were the two budget friendly smartphones which were announced by the South Korean giant back in March 2013 for the African continent at the Samsung Forum event. While, Galaxy Star has already been launched in India last month, the update is that Samsung Galaxy Pocket Neo has been launched online today.
Well, now, the South Korean tech giant seems to have made the two smartphones official in selected countries. Both Galaxy Pocket Neo and Galaxy Star might be released in the intended markets in a few weeks. Firstly, let us take a look at the specifications of the smartphone duo.
Samsung Galaxy Pocket Neo - Key Specification
Galaxy Pocket Neo boasts a 3 inch QVGA capacitive touchscreen display, a single core 850MHz processor, Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean, 2MP rear camera, 4GB internal storage, 512MB RAM, micro SD card slot supporting up to 32GB additional storage, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 4.0, A-GPS with GLONASS and a 1,200 mAh battery.
5 Cool Features
Smart Dual SIM: This feature provides total communication flexibility, allowing users to manage two phone numbers from a single phone, thus maintaining personal and professional life with ease. The feature enables the user to receive calls on one SIM number while taking a call from the other, ensuring efficient management of personal and work commitments without ever missing a call. Enhanced Smart Dual SIM UX is designed to manage both accounts with safe call dialler and message composer.
Smart Features: Samsung Galaxy Pocket Neo will come bundled with several smart features that enable users to control and connect with the device. These include:
Always On: The feature which will let the users to call forward the calls from one SIM to another. Moreover, Galaxy Pocket Neo will come with features including Quick Panel and Widget, using which users can switch between SIMs from the home screen.
Quick Panel and Widget: Samsung Galaxy Pocket Neo will come with features including Quick Panel and Widget, using which users can switch between SIMs from the home screen.
Intelligent Motion UI: The handset comes with smart features like users can shake the device to refresh and update, mute volume by simply flipping device.
Preloaded Applications: Apart from the smart features, the Galaxy Pocket Neo also comes pre-loaded with ChatOn app, Samsung's cross-platform communication service and other Google Search and Google Now apps. Then the handset will also house the Samsung Apps store with contains a variety of e-books, games, news, navigation, productivity, social networking apps.