Samsung brought new low budget Smartphone in the market, the Galaxy Trend. Smartphone price is only Rs. 8,700 that can be purchased from the Samsung India store. According to the sources, Samsung is facing big competition in entry level phone segment from domestic firms like Micromax and karbonn. According to IDC, Samsung has 22% market share and moving closer to local vendors. There is 67% market of mobile in India are priced below 12k where Samsung didn’t have much presence. Through the launching of Galaxy trend, the company is trying to catch its business back.
The Galaxy Trend has 4.0 inch WVGA touch screen with 480×800 pixel resolution. The budget Smartphone runs on android 4.0 Ice cream sandwich operating system, but the company has not commented for giving any OS update yet. It s made of plastic and but offers you strong grip. It comes with some necessary preloaded apps. Samsung Galaxy Trend is being considered biggest competitor of Nokia Lumia 520. Both devices have different platform but giving huge competition to each-other. Both companies are trying to enter in low range smartphones market.
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The Galaxy Trend is powered with 1 GHz processor and 512 MB RAM. It has 4 GB internal storage, and you can expand it up to 32 GB with the help of micro SD card. The Rear camera is only 3 megapixel without flash but produces average quality pictures. The camera has some exciting features like Single Shot, Smile Shot, Panorama, Share Shot, White Balance, Photo Effects, Timer, SF and 360 degree rotation to make all shots special. it records videos at 30fps and never miss a shot.
Battery backup is too good as It has a 1500 mAh battery that gives good multimedia backup equivalent to same range phones. The battery offers talktime up to 8 hours and standby time up to 350 hours on 3G. So you do not need to have tension of backup while chatting long or watching several hours of entertainment. The device will not let your expectations die.
Samsung Galaxy Trend is customized with all required features like 3G, WI-Fi, A-GPS and dual SIM. Galaxy Trend is available on Flipkart and snap deal also with a discounted price. If you are new in a city, then GPS function with Google Maps will help you as a guide to find restaurant, pub, cinema and more.
The dual SIM, 9 indian languages and several user-friendly features bring Samsung Galaxy Trend into the category of well established handsets. The 9 indian languages are Hindi, Punjabi, Gujarati, Bengali, Marathi, Kannada, Malayalam, Telegu and Tamil that provides you the option to choose one which you prefer. You can toggle easily between english and your favorite local language with a easy swipe.
A Short Review
The device supports 3G on dual-SIMs and it is lacking front camera and having only 3 MP camera. Overall the phone seems good and beginning of low budget Android Smartphone from Samsung. We can find out many drawbacks in the device but hoping that Samsung will improve it in next edition. If you are planning to buy a branded Android phone in 8000, then you can make order for this awesome device.
In final words, I will say only that the handset will suit perfectly for those looking for a complete multimedia handset in 10K range.
Samsung Galaxy Trend Specifications and Features
Samsung Galaxy Trend Price in India : Rs. 8,090
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