Samsung has launched yet another smartphone in the Galaxy series, called the Samsung Galaxy Core Prime VE. It is essentially the value edition of the Galaxy Core Prime smartphone which was launched last year in 2014. The Galaxy Core Prime VE is equipped with same set of specifications as the original Galaxy Core Prime except that the former comes with expandable storage support for 128GB via microSD card as opposed to 64GB expandable support of the latter. The clocking speed of the quad-core processor has also increased to 1.3GHz from 1.2GHz.
It features a 4.5-inch WVGA PLS display with 800×480 pixels resolution and runs Android 4.4 KitKat operating system.
There is 8GB of inbuilt storage which can be expanded up to 128GB using microSD card. The handset sports a 5 mega pixel rear camera and a 2 mega pixel front facing camera. It is backed up by a 2000mAh battery and comes with Ultra Power Saving Mode which is claimed to offer up to 1.2 days of standby time with just 10 percent battery. Connectivity options include 3G, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, GPS and Micro-USB. It measures 8.8mm in thickness and comes with proximity and accelerometer sensors.
Specifications & Features Of Samsung Galaxy Core Prime VE
- Processor: 1.2GHz quad-core
- Operating System: Android 4.4 KitKat
- Display: 4.5-inch WVGA PLS (800×480 pixels resolution)
- RAM: 1GB
- ROM: 8GB (expandable up to 128GB using microSD card)
- Rear Camera: 5 mega pixel
- Front Camera: 2 mega pixel
- Battery: 2000mAh
- Connectivity: 3G, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, GPS and Micro-USB
- Sensors: Proximity, Accelerometer
- Thickness: 8.8mm
Price & Availability
The Samsung Galaxy Core Prime VE is listed on company’s official website priced at Rs. 8,600. While the availability status of the device says ‘stock is not available currently’, there is ‘notify me’ option through which users will be notified when the smartphone will be available to buy.