Samsung Galaxy A2 Core Launched in India With Android Pie (Go Edition) OS

Samsung has already added multiple smartphones to its line-up this year. Now, the company has quietly launched its Galaxy A2 Core smartphone in the Indian market. It comes with Android Pie (Go Edition) OS. Additional highlights include a 5-inch qHD display, Exynos 7870 SoC, and 5-megapixel cameras. Read more to find about Samsung Galaxy A2 Core Price in India, Specifications, and Features

Samsung Galaxy A2 Core

Price and Availability

The Samsung Galaxy A2 Core is listed in India at Rs 5,290. It is now available from offline stores in the country.

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Specifications and Features

  • 5.0-inch qHD display
  • 5MP rear camera
  • octa-core Exynos 7870 SoC
  • Mali-T830 MP1 GPU
  • 1GB RAM
  • Android 8.1 OS (Android Go edition)
  • 4G LTE
  • Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n
  • Bluetooth v4.2
  • GPS/ A-GPS
  • FM radio
  • Micro-USB port
  • 3.5mm headphone jack
  • 2,600mAh battery
  • Two color options

According to online listings, the Samsung A2 Core is powered by a 1.6GHz octa-core Exynos 7870 processor (based on 14nm manufacturing process) along with Mali-T830 MP1 GPU and 1GB RAM. The 8GB internal storage can be further expanded via a microSD card (up to 256GB). It is backed by a 2,600mAh battery.

In terms of design, the entry-level handset features massive front bezels. It measures 141.6 x 71 x 9.1mm and weighs 142 grams. The new smartphone will be available in two color options – Black and Blue.

The Samsung A2 Core runs on Android 8.1 Oreo operating system (Android Go edition-based). Connectivity options include 4G LTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth v4.2, GPS/ A-GPS, FM radio, Micro-USB port, and a 3.5mm headphone jack

The dual-SIM smartphone sports a 5.0-inch display with qHD (540 x 960 pixels) resolution. On the back, it features a 5-megapixel rear camera with f/1.9 aperture and a LED flash. For selfies and video calling, the handset comes with a 5-megapixel front camera.

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Last year, Samsung launched its Galaxy J2 Core smartphone with Android 8.1 OS (Go edition). It sports a 5-inch display with qHD (540 x 960 pixels) resolution. The budget handset is powered by a quad-core Exynos 7570 processor and 1GB RAM. For photos, it sports an 8-megapixel rear camera and a 5-megapixel front camera.

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