Unlike several competitors in the devices market, Samsung today announced two distinctly different smartphones — Samsung Galaxy Grand Neo and Galaxy Note3 Neo.
Samsung Galaxy Grand Neo smartphone is priced at Rs 18,450, whereas Galaxy Note3 Neo will cost you Rs 40,900 in the Indian mobile market.
Samsung Galaxy Grand Neo smartphone comes with 1GB of free data per month for two months from Vodafone, a top telecom operator in India. The offer is valid on the purchase of a Samsung Galaxy Grand Neo before May 31, 2014.
At present, there are no special offers on Galaxy Note3 Neo besides Samsung Club that brings music and entertainment to you.
Both the smartphones were launched today at Samsung Forum 2014 in Bali, Indonesia.
Galaxy Grand Neo
Galaxy Grand Neo smartphone, which has 12.7 cm (5-inch) WVGA screen, is powered by a 1.2GHzquad core processor. It features a 1GB RAM and 8GB storage, which can be expanded up to 64GB via microSD card.
Galaxy Grand Neo runs on Android 4.2 JellyBean OS. It has the advanced multi-window functionality and Pop-up Play feature.
Grand Neo comes with 5-megapixel rear camera with LED flash with full HD video recording capability and a VGA front-facing camera.
Samsung said Galaxy Grand Neo also supports 12 Indian languages.
Its 2100Mah battery offers battery life of up to 8 hours on 3G Internet usage or up to 11 hours of talk time.
Connectivity features include 3G, Wi-Fi b/g/n, Wi-Fi Direct, Wi-Fi Hotspot, Bluetooth v4.0, Micro USB v2.0.
Grand Neo will be available in four colors — White, Midnight Black, Orange and Lime Green.
Galaxy Note3 Neo
Samsung said Galaxy Note3 Neo features Hexa-core processor with a Dual 1.7GHz + Quad 1.3GHz processors.
Key specifications of Samsung Galaxy Note3 Neo include 5.5-inch Super AMOLED HD display, 1280 x 720 pixels resolution, Hexa-core processor (Dual 1.7GHz + Quad 1.3GHz), S Pen, Android 4.3 (Jelly Bean) pre-installed along with Samsung’s TouchWiz Nature UX, 2GB of RAM, 3,100mAh battery, 16GB storage, microSD card slot for 64GB storage, 8 megapixel primary camera with LED flash, 2 megapixel front-facing camera with BSI sensor, etc.
Important connectivity features are GPS, Glonass, 3G, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 4.0., NFC and USB v2.0.
Main camera features include autofocus, digital image stabilization, face detection, digital zoom for superior photography experience. It also has ability to capture 1080p HD video and image at the same time. A 2 megapixel front-facing camera with BSI sensor could be used for video calling, snapping self-portraits or recording videos.
Note3 Neo comes with Club Samsung which offers the latest Indian content in Music, Movies, Mobile TV & Gigs – in the Note3 Neo. Club Samsung allows a user to access language content across 5000 Movies, 4 Lakh Songs, 500 Gigs and even Mobile TV with 90+ channels. Club Samsung supports content in Hindi, Punjabi, Bengali, Tamil, Telugu, Kannada, Malayalam, Marathi and Gujarati.