India gets Samsung Galaxy Grand today

Samsung India launched its new smart dual-SIM smartphone, Galaxy Grand at a launch event held in Delhi today. The device was first announced in December 2012. Company launched Galaxy Grand in the presence of Badminton champion Saina Nehwal.

This dual SIM feature enable the phone to receive calls on one SIM number while taking a call from the other.

Samsung Galaxy Grand“Continuing with our legacy of launching innovative devices that redefine consumer experiences, I take great pride in announcing the launch of the Galaxy Grand in the Indian market .The Galaxy Grand is revolutionary not only in terms of the great smartphone experience that it provides but also in terms of its value proposition,” Asim Warsi, Vice President, Samsung Mobile said.

Samsung Galaxy Grand tech specs:

  • 5-inch WVGA TFT LCD 800x480p display
  • Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean
  • 1.2 GHz dual-core processor
  • 8-megapixel Auto Focus rear camera with Flash & Zero Shutter Lag and 2-megapixel front camera
  • Bluetooth v 4.0 LE, USB 2.0, Wi-Fi, DLNA
  • 8GB of internal memory with MicroSD  expandable up to 64GB, 1GB RAM
  • FM Radio, 3.5mm Ear Jack
  • 2,100mAh Li-ion Battery

Other features includes Samsung Apps, Samsung TouchWiz, Samsung Kies /Samsung Kies Air, Samsung AllShare Play, Samsung Hub , Samsung ChatOn, Popup Video, S Voice, Multi Window, Direct Call, Smart Alert, GPS, A-GPS, Glonass. The phone will be available in two colors : Elegant White and Metallic Blue.

Samsung has packed the phone with some attractive goodies like a Flip Cover in the box. The users can download movies and music worth Rs. 8000 free along with 50GB Dropbox space through ‘My Services’. Moreover Vodafone users will get 2GB data download free for 2 months.

Galaxy Grand is now available with a price tag of Rs. 21,500.