Samsung has announced via a press release that the Galaxy Express 4G LTE which is available in the US with slightly different specs, is due for release very soon. The phone is mid-ranged 4G LTE. Supporting the following bands 800/900/1800/2600, and of course HSPA+, EDGE.
The Galaxy Express comes loaded with Android 4.1 (Jelly Bean) OS.Features include a 1.2GHz dual-core processor, 4.5-inch WVGA Super AMOLED Plus screen, 5MP main camera with 1.3MP front-facing camera, Bluetooth 4.0, Wi-Fi, MHL, NFC. GPS is served by A-GPS and GLONASS. 8GB internal memory and 2000mAh battery.
Software includes the new TouchWiz UI, AllShare Play, S Beam, various Hubs, ChatON and variety of Google supported services.
SAMSUNG GALAXY EXPRESS
A feature-rich multimedia device offering 4G LTE for social explorers
29th January 2013, London, UK – Samsung Electronics today unveiled the Galaxy Express, a feature-rich multimedia powerhouse that makes 4G LTE’s fast network accessible to everyone. The Galaxy Express offers great performance, connectivity, easy usability and a superior battery life.
The Galaxy Express is a 4G LTE smartphone, designed for the young social explorer. Faster multimedia streaming and downloads mean less waiting time and more time to enjoy the features, whilst super-fast internet browsing capabilities allow for video and text chat sessions which are flawlessly stable.
The Galaxy Express delivers outstanding performance on a large (4.5”), vivid and crystal clear Super AMOLED Plus screen to view videos, photos and webpages with better clarity. The device is fitted with Android Jelly Bean OS making it extra-responsive with fast and smooth transitions in addition to its comfortably contoured, slim design.
The Samsung Galaxy Express features AllShare Play enabling device-to-device remote sharing and playing of content across Samsung Smart TV and Smart mobile devices. And, thanks to S Beam, movies or music can be transferred just by touching another device.
In addition, Mobile High Definition Link (MHL), a simple mirroring interface, means the Samsung Galaxy Express can link directly to any HD display for convenient and comfortable viewing, and Near Field Communication (NFC) allows auto-transfer of text or data wirelessly to other NFC enables devices, enabling instant wireless sharing.
The Galaxy Express will be available to purchase in the UK in H1.
For more information on the Galaxy Express, please visit www.samsungmobilepress.com.
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Samsung Galaxy Express Product Specifications
| LTE 800/900/1800/2600|
|1.2 GHz dual-core processor|
|4.5” WVGA Super AMOLED Plus|
|Android 4.1 (Jelly Bean)|
|Main(Rear): 5-megapixel auto focus camera with LED flash|
Sub(Front): 1.3-megapixel Camera
|Codec: MPEG4, H.263, H.264, VC-1, WMV7, WMV8, WMV9, VP8,|
Format: 3GP(MP4), WMV(ASF), AVI, FLV, MKV, WebM
Full HD(1080p) Playback & HD(720p) Recording
|Codec: MP3, Vorbis(OGG), WMA, AAC, ACC+, eAAC+, AMR(NB,WB), MIDI,|
Music Player with SoundAlive
3.5mm Ear Jack
Content Features & Services
|Samsung Kies /Samsung Kies Air|
- Game Hub* / Video Hub*
- Music Hub* / Readers Hub* (Downloadable via Samsung Apps)
|Samsung ChatOn mobile communication service|
|Samsung AllShare Play|
Google Search, Google Maps, Gmail, Google Latitude
WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n, Wi-Fi Hot spot
|Accelerometer, Light, Digital Compass, Proximity, Gyro|
|8GB User memory + 1GB (RAM)|
microSD (up to 32GB)
|132.2 x 69.1 x 9.3 mm, 139.1 g|
|Standard battery, Li-ion 2,000mAh|
＊ The availability of each Samsung Hub and Google service may differ by country.
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