Samsung played key role in starting enhancement in big touchscreen mobile industry. Samsung got great success in this business and its Galaxy series become famous. They bought big screen still compact & lightweight smartphone devices in early competition when only few others were available in this race. To fulfill customer’s ongoing requirements they decided to bring Dual SIM phone with name “Galaxy S Duos”. As name suggests this smartphone is first branded big touchscreen mobile to have dual SIM facility. Lot of small brands started to bring people’s attentions towards their cheap mobiles products with multi-SIM products. Even they tried to bring phones with 3 and 4 SIM enabled. Samsung successfully tried to take those slice by keeping ordinary people’s requirements in mind.
Phone has 1 GHz cortex A-5 Qualcomm processor with 768MB RAM. It has 4GB internal storage memory and can be expanded with MicroSD slot up to 32GB. S Duos runs on Android 4.0 operating system. Phone has enough 1500 mAh battery which works for almost 2-3 days. Phone has 5Mp camera with autofocus and LED Flash. Camera has 2592x1944 image resolution. Overall audio-video qualities are good and phone supports almost every type of latest decoded formats. Many apps are preinstalled and just work smoother with these hardware combinations.
Samsung Galaxy S Duos looks similar to Galaxy SIII but its display is smaller in size. It has 4 inch TFT LCD display. It has glossy feel and looks better in bright light. S Duos is just 10.5 mm thick and fits nice in hand. There is a physical home key on front and there are two touch keys on front screen. At bottom there are USB charging connector. On top it has 3.5mm earphone jack. On left side there are volume keys and lanyard eyelet. On right side it has lock and power keys with microSD slot. There is no dedicated camera key present on outside.
Overall Samsung Galaxy S Duos is mid-ranges smartphone with better quality suits. It’s a choice of many.
Galaxy S Duos Specifications
4 Inch TFT Display, 233ppi, 400x800 Pixels
1GHz Cortex A5 Processor, 768MB RAM
Internal storage memory 4GB, microSD up-to 32GB
5 MP Primary Camera, 2592 x 1944 pixels, 0.3Mp on Front side
Android 4.0 Operating System, ICS
GSM/HSDPA 900/2100, HSDPA, 7.2Mbps, HSUPA, 5.76 Mbps
GPS with A-GPS Support
Li-Ion 1500 mAh Battery
SIM Type Dual
10.5 mm thick, 120g
Approximate price range: 17,000 Rs.
Mid-range smartphone, Dual SIM facility.
Latest Android Jelly Bean support.
Overall display quality and resolutions are not top notch comparing to higher end phones.
Processor Speed and less RAM
No dedicated camera key present.