New Delhi, October 17, 2013:Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd, a global leader in digital technologies, recentlylaunched two new smartphones,the GALAXY Trend (GT-S7392)and the GALAXY Star Pro (GT-S7262). Samsung GALAXY Trend and GALAXY Star Pro are both Android-based smartphones which bring together innovation, convenience and affordability.
These devices offer the unique smartphone experience in 9 Indian regional languagesincluding Hindi, Bengali, Punjabi, Marathi, Gujarati, Kannada, Malayalam, Telugu andTamil. Not only can consumers browse the web, send SMS, and enjoy the phone interface in any of the 9 languages, butalso use exciting applications in any of these languages.Popular applications in various categories like business, entertainment, news, astrology, games, etc, can be conveniently downloaded from Samsung Apps.Also widely used applications such as Facebook and ChatONtake consumer experience to a new level by utilising the language capability of Galaxy Star Pro & Galaxy Trend. Furthermore, consumers get a multi-lingual input option where userscan toggle the keyboard with a single swipe, switching easily between multiple languages.
Speaking about the launch, Mr. Vineet Taneja, Country Head, Samsung Mobiles & IT, said,
“At Samsung, we are committed to listening to our consumers and providing innovative, yet affordable technology to them. GALAXY Trend and GALAXY Star Pro will provide our consumers an exceptionally rich mobile experience in regional languageswith the ability to access an array of apps in their preferred language. We believe these new devices coupled with the innovative language capability will help us address a larger set of consumers.”
Samsung GALAXY Trend comes with a 4.0-inch WVGA display with 480×800 pixels resolution making it ideal for better productivity, web browsing, gaming, and viewing of videos and photos. Powered by a 1GHzSingle Coreprocessor coupled with 512MB RAM, the GALAXY Trend provides exceptional performance, smoother transitions and faster web browsing. It also offers4GB internal memory that is expandable via microSD card to 32 GB and is equipped with a 3MP rear camera.
On the connectivity front, the GALAXY Trend offers 3G, Bluetooth, Wi-Fi and GPS/AGPS in addition to Dual SIM support. It also comes with a 1500mAh battery that delivers 350 hrs of standby time and 8 hours of talktime on 3G. The GALAXY Trend will be available in black, red, and whitecoloursat an attractive price of Rs 8,290/
GALAXY Star Pro
Smooth, smart and stylish – the Samsung GALAXY Star Pro is aDual SIM handset powered by a 1GHz Single Core processor that makes it easierfor multi-tasking. It has 512MB RAM along with 4GB internal storage which can be supplemented with a 32GB microSD card. A 4-inch WVGA touch screen makes typing effortless, as it is facilitated with multi-touch function. For photography enthusiasts, it is easy to capture great pictures on the go with the 2MP rear camera (with video recording capability)fitted in the smartphone.
With Intelligent Motion UI, you can access smart features all instantly for the most responsive, intuitive user experience. For example, just by shaking the phone you can refresh and get updates, mute volumes with a mere flip of the device and more. It also comes with some preloaded apps like Samsung Apps, ChatON, mFluent IM and ActiveSync. The Samsung GALAXY Star Pro supports connectivity options like Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 4.0 and microUSBthat helps consumers to share files with other devices.
The powerful1500mAh Li-ion batterycan deliver up to 15 hours of talk time and up to 370 hours of standby timeand easily capable of handling theintegrated music player and video player ofthe Samsung GALAXY Star Pro.The power packed Galaxy Star Pro would be available forRs. 6,750/-.
Both Samsung GALAXY Trend and GALAXY Star Pro are equipped with Android’s 4.1 Jelly Bean operating system to enable faster multitasking, easier applications management and easy wireless access. The enhanced Notification Panel gives a convenient overview without opening applications; while the flexible widget lets you customize your home screen with convenient auto resizing.
About Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. is a global leader in technology, opening new possibilities for people everywhere. Through relentless innovation and discovery, we are transforming the worlds of televisions, smartphones, personal computers, printers, cameras, home appliances, LTE systems, medical devices, semiconductors and LED solutions. We employ 270,000 people across 79 countries with annual sales of US$187.8 billion. To discover more, please visit www.samsung.com.
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