Samsung Galaxy Core Prime Launched at Rs. 9,700 In India

Samsung has launched its budget Android smartphone Galaxy Core Prime in India. Though Samsung has not officially announced it, this smartphone has currently been spotted in Samsung’s e-store listings. While it was also spotted in e-commerce portal- FlipKart’s listings earlier.

It is powered by 1.2GHz quad-core processor along with 1GB of RAM. It runs on Android kitkat 4.4 operating system and comes with 4.5 inch WVGA , PLS display. It sports a 5 mega pixel auto focus primary camera and 2 mega pixel front facing camera. It entails 8 GB internal storage which can be expanded up to 64 GB via micro SD card. It has thickness of 8.8 mm and packs a 2000 mAh battery.

Samsung Galaxy Core Prime-1

As far as connectivity options are concerned, it include 3G, GPS, Wi-Fi b/g/n, Bluetooth, and Micro USB. It comes with accelerometer and proximity sensor and features a matte body finish with metal sides. It will be available in Charcoal Grey, White and Silver color options.

Specifications of Samsung Galaxy Core Prime

  • Processor: 1.2 GHz quad-core
  • Operating System: Android kitkat 4.4
  • Display: 4.5 inch WVGA , PLS
  • RAM: 1 GB
  • ROM: 8 GB (Expandable up to 64 GB via microSD card)
  • Rear Camera: 5 mega pixel
  • Front Camera: 2 mega pixel
  • Battery: 2000 mAh
  • Connectivity: 3G, GPS, Wi-Fi b/g/n, Bluetooth, and Micro USB
  • Color Options: Charcoal Grey, White and Silver

Samsung Galaxy Core Prime-4

Additional Features

  • Ultra Power Saving Mode- This smartphone is claimed to have a stand by time of 1.2 days even with 10% battery.


It will compete with the likes of Micromax Unite 2 A106 and Lenovo S660 smartphones.

Micromax Unite 2 A106 is powered by 1.3 GHz MT6582M Quad-core processor. It runs on Android 4.4.2 KitKat operating system. It features a 4.7 inch LCD touch screen display and sports a 5 mega pixel rear camera and 2 mega pixel front facing  camera. It comes with 1 GB RAM and 8 GB internal storage. It is fuelled by 2000 mAh battery. It comes equipped with all the features at a much lower price.

Lenovo S660 comes powered by 1.3 GHz Media Tek 6582m Quad Core Processor and runs on Android 4.2 Jelly Bean operating system. It gets a 4.7 inch capacitive touchscreen display. The primary camera is 8 mega pixel, front facing shooter is 0.3 mega pixel and packs a 3000 mAh battery.

Samsung Galaxy Core Prime-3

Price and Availability

The budget smartphone is priced at Rs. 9700. It is available on some of the online stores and at some offline stores too.

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