Samsung Galaxy Prime with 5.0-megapixel Front-camera Launched in India
Samsung Galaxy Prime with 5.0 megapixel front camera launched in IndiaSamsung India

World smartphone leader Samsung launched mid-range handset Galaxy Grand Prime in India on Tuesday.

The new Galaxy Grand Prime sports a 5.0 inch qHD (960x540p) TFT screen and comes packed with Android 4.4.2 KitKat OS, 1.2GHz quad-core processor, 1GB RAM, 8GB inbuilt storage (expandable up to 32GB) and 2600 mAh battery.

On the camera front, it boasts a 5.0 megapixel front camera with wide-angle (85-degree) lens. It seems like Galaxy Grand Prime is specifically targeted to attract selfie enthusiasts. This feature-rich camera is expected to be supported by value-added apps to enhance photography experience. It will also house an 8.0 megapixel camera on the back.


Priced just under ₹15,500, the new Samsung Galaxy Grand Prime will be up against the recently launched Micromax Canvas 4 Plus, Canvas Nitro, Motorola Moto G (Gen 2), Sony Xperia E3, Asus Zenfone 5, HTC Desire 616 and the Desire 820 (expected to be released next month).

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Key specifications of Samsung Galaxy Grand Prime:

Model Samsung Galaxy Grand Prime (SM-G530H)
Display 5.0-inch qHD (960x540p) TFT screen
OS Android 4.4.2 KitKat
Processor 1.2GHz quad-core CPU (chipset brand: N/A)
Storage capacity 8GB, expandable up to 64GB
Camera Main: 8.0-megapixel CMOS camera with LED flash, auto-focus full HD video recording abilityFront: 5.0-megapixel CMOS camera with wide-angle (85-degree) lens
Battery 2600 mAh;Talk time: up to 17 hours
Add-ons Smart dual-SIM (micro) slots, 3G, Wi-Fi (802.11 b/g/n 2.4GHz), Wi-Fi Direct, Bluetooth v4.0, GPS, 14-regional language support, matte finish on the rear-side, USB v2.0
Dimensions 144.8 x 72.1 x 8.6 mm
Weight 156 g
colours Grey and White
Price ₹15,499/-

[Image credit: Samsung India]