Samsung Galaxy Star and Galaxy Pocket Neo with 3-inch Display Announced

Samsung Electronics adds two new Smartphones to its Galaxy herd – the GALAXY Star and the GALAXY Pocket Neo. Running on Android 4.1 (Jelly Bean) OS, both the Smartphones boasts of an optional Dual SIM functionality with Always On feature that allows users to receive calls on one SIM even when the other SIM is in use.

samsung galaxy star

Samsung GALAXY Star sports a 3-inch, QVGA resolution, TFT LCD display and is powered by a 1GHz Application Processor alongside 512MB of RAM. Besides 4GB of internal memory, the storage can be further expanded up to 32GB using a MicroSD card. There’s also a 2MP rear camera, which is capable of capturing QVGA@15 fps videos. Other specs include quad-band GSM at 850/900/1800/1900 MHz, WiFi b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.0, FM Radio Recording, 1200 mAh battery and Accelerometer sensor.

samsung galaxy pocket neo

Samsung GALAXY Pocket Neo, like Galaxy Star dons a 3-inch QVGA TFT LCD display, but has an 850 MHz Application Processor. The device supports cellular connectivity using dual-band HSUPA at 900/2100 MHz and quad-band GSM at 850/900/1800/1900 MHz. Other Specs include a 2MP rear camera, WiFi b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.0, FM Radio Recording, Accelerometer, Digital Compass, A-GPS, GLONASS and 1200 mAh battery.

Samsung GALAXY Star Key Specifications:

  • Dual SIM functionality with Always On (Optional)
  • Android 4.1 (Jelly Bean) OS
  • 3-inch, QVGA resolution, TFT LCD display
  • 1 GHz Application Processor
  • 512MB of RAM
  • 4GB of internal memory (up to 32GB MicroSD support)
  • 2MP rear camera
  • GSM/GPRS/EDGE (850/900/1800/1900 MHz)
  • WiFi b/g/n and Bluetooth 4.0
  • FM Radio and Recording
  • Accelerometer sensor
  • 1200 mAh battery
  • Dimensions: 104.95 x 58 x 11.9 mm; 100.5 g

Samsung GALAXY Pocket Neo Key Specifications:

  • Dual SIM functionality with Always On (Optional)
  • Android 4.1 (Jelly Bean) OS
  • 3-inch, QVGA resolution, TFT LCD display
  • 850 MHz Application Processor
  • 512MB of RAM
  • 4GB of internal memory (up to 32GB MicroSD support)
  • 2MP rear camera
  • 3G-HSUPA (900/2100 MHz) and GSM/GPRS/EDGE (850/900/1800/1900 MHz)
  • WiFi b/g/n and Bluetooth 4.0
  • A-GPS and GLONASS
  • FM Radio and Recording
  • Accelerometer and Digital Compass
  • 1200 mAh battery
  • Dimensions: 105 x 57.8 x 11.8 mm; 100.5 g

Both the Smartphones feature Samsung TouchWiz, Intelligent Motion UI and Samsung ChatON service. Currently there is no word on pricing and availability of the devices.

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