Samsung Galaxy Grand Prime, a 5-megapixel selfie shooter unviled in India for Rs. 15,499

Samsung (KRX: 005930) today affirmed another contestant to the Grand family in Galaxy smartphone’s portfolio – Galaxy Grand Prime. A smartphone enhanced for taking an impeccable selfie (they call it ‘Groupfie’); the new part of the Grand family furnishes a great performance (at least on paper) with a vivid display, quicker processor and a premium configuration.

Galaxy Grand prime smartphone is equipped with 5MP front camera with 85-degree wide lens for making the best selfie, which permits users to click more companions into their digital self-portraits.

The 5MP front shooter is aimed at offering users ultra-clear resolution in pictures and its 8MP primary camera with LED flash empowers clicking pictures.

Commenting on the launch, Mr. Asim Warsi, Vice President, Marketing, Mobile & IT at Samsung India said, “Introducing the new trend of ‘Groupfie’, Galaxy Grand Prime features an advanced wide-angle front camera best suited to capture group images. With the launch of this power packed smartphone, we are further strengthening our Grand portfolio.”

Galaxy Grand Prime runs on a 1.2GHz Quad core processor, 1GB RAM. It offers 8 GB of internal storage capacity, which is further expandable up to 64GB through microSD card. It has the most recent Android KitKat and Samsung’s exclusive Touch Wiz UI for prevalent execution.

Galaxy Grand Prime has a 2600mah battery, which is expected to perform up to 10 hours on video playback and 17 hours of talk time.

Technical specifications of Samsung Galaxy Grand Prime:

  • Display: 12.7 cm (5) qHD (960×540) PLS TFT
  • Processor: 1.2 GHz Quad Core
  • Network: HSPA+ 21/5.76 850/900/1900/2100, EDGE/GPRS 850/900/1800/1900
  • Memory: 1GB(RAM) + 8GB Internal Memory+ microSD up to 64GB
  • Camera: 8MP AF w/LED Flash + 5MP (85 degree wide angle lens)
  • Sensors: Accelerometer, Proximity, Geomagnetic
  • Connectivity: Bluetooth 4.0, WiFi b/g/n 2.4GHz, WiFi Direct
  • Dimension: 144.8 x 72.1 x 8.6mm
  • Weight: 156g
  • Battery: 2,600 mAh
  • Operating System: Android v4.4(KitKat)
  • PC Sync: Kies
  • Video: Recording & Playback Full HD : 1080p@30fps

Samsung Galaxy Grand Prime is priced at Rs. 15,499 and accessible in White and Gray shades.