Published On: Mon, Feb 15th, 2016

SAMSUNG GALAXY CORE 2 DUOS

          A person who is leading a normal life and speak normal and wishes to use products which are not exaggerated, he should be opting for the brainchild of the Samsung Company, named as Samsung Galaxy Core 2 Duos. Additional factor is that this smartphone comes at  a nominal price too.

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GENERAL FEATURES:

          Samsung Galaxy Core 2 Duos, was announced and introduced on June 2014, and put an end to everyone’s curiosity on the features of this smartphone model. The introduction price was above 10k in India. Being of touch screen form factor, the dimensions of this android smartphone are 130.30*68.50*9.80mm which is equal to 5.13*2.68*0.39 inches. The weight of the Samsung Galaxy Core 2 Duos is 138g or 4.87oz.

BATTERY CAPACITY:

           Samsung Galaxy Core 2 Duos, has a Li-ion removable battery with the power capacity of 2000mAh, which tightly holds on the trust of the users by never putting them down during their times of emergency. This battery works up to 7 hours in talktime mode under 3G connection and under music play mode, the smartphone works up to 30 hours.

COLOURS:

        Samsung Galaxy Core 2 Duos, comes in two different colours, which are the two basic colours in this world, the colours of two different extremes, The symbol of purity- white and the symbol of perfection – black. Being available in these two different colours, Samsung Galaxy Core 2 Duos, has made a place in this competitive world of technology.

DISPLAY:

               The display of Samsung Galaxy Core 2 Duos is of TFT Capacitive touchscreen with 256k colours. The size of the screen is 4.50 inches, which is approximately equivalent to 65.1% screen to body ratio. While this mobile gives a ‘YES’ to touchscreen, it also gives a ‘YES’ to multitouch. The resolution of the screen is 480*800 pixels with 207 pixels per inch.

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HARDWARE:

            The processor of this Samsung Galaxy Core 2 Duos is 1.2 GHz Quad-Core. This mobile has a RAM capacity of 768MB with an internal storage capacity of 4 Gigabytes. The 4GB of internal storage is nothing to be worried about as Samsung Galaxy Core 2 Duos has the ability to access expandable storage up to 64GB through the medium of microSD.

CAMERA:

       Having features like geotagging, touch focus, face and smile detection and auto focus, Samsung Galaxy Core 2 Duos, has a rear camera of 5 megapixels, which helps the users enjoy the facility of freezing their moments, which they would love to cherish, till the end of their life. The rear camera also has a flash facility, which is powered by LED light, which makes the images even more clear and cherishable. This rear camera of Samsung Galaxy Core 2 Duos, captures video at the rate of [email protected] Though a rear camera of 5 megapixels in not utterly amazing in today’s trend, it proves to be sufficient to satisfy the need. But then, Samsung Galaxy Core 2 Duos, has a front camera of 0.3 megapixels, which does not put anyone into excitement, but it is sure to help the users in and only in times of emergency.

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SOFTWARE:

         The operating system of Samsung Galaxy Core 2 Duos is Android 4.4 KitKat, with TouchWiz Essence as the skin. The alert types of this smartphone are MP3 or WAV ringtones with Vibration. This smart mobile has loudspeakers and also 3.5mm jack.

SENSORS:

Samsung Galaxy Core 2 Duos, has sensors like Proximity sensors and Accelerometer, Ambient light Sensor, Gyroscope, Barometer and Temperature Sensor.

CONNECTIVITY:
Samsung Galaxy Core 2 Duos accepts Wi-Fi with standards of 802.11 b/g/n, along with Wi-Fi Direct and hotspot. This smartphone also accepts GPS with A-GPS and GLONASS and Bluetooth with v4.0 and A2DP. MicroUSB v2.0 is also accepted in this smartphone, whereas NFC and Infrared are not supported. FM Radio is available in this Samsung Galaxy Core 2 Duos, which also comes along with headphones of 3.5mm. As the name of the smartphone suggests, this mobile can accommodate two SIM cards of microSIM type and both the SIMs accepts 3G connectivity but not 4G connectivity.

ADDITIONAL FEATURES:

         Samsung Galaxy Core 2 Duos accepts messages in the forms of SMS under threading view, MMS, E-Mail, Push Mail and IM. HTML is the browser of this samsung smartphone. However, this mobile doesn’t support JAVA applications. This smartphone has MP4/WMV/H.246 player, MP3/WAV/eAAC+/Flac player, Photo/video editor and document viewer.

     Currently, the price of Samsung Galaxy Core 2 Duos, is Rs.4,999/-, but then, this smartphone has been tagged with prices like Rs.13,950/-, Rs.8,265/-, Rs.8,114/- and Rs.6,550/-. With regards to the users’ comments, none seems to be over-enthusiastic about promoting this smartphone, and this mobile has bagged a feature score of 60, but then, they feel that this smartphone is fit for daily usage purpose. Overall, Samsung Galaxy Core 2 Duos, seems to be worthy for how much ever it costs right now.