Samsung Galaxy Core Max Goes Official with Android KitKat

This week, Samsung introduced a new member in Galaxy series that is named as Galaxy Core Max smartphone. The company has listed this latest addition on its official Chinese website mentioning its notable specs.

Apparently, Galaxy Core Max (SM-G5108),is larger than any other smartphone from the Galaxy Core family, though it’s still rather small when compared to most flagships of today. Weighing 132 grams with measures of 136.3 x 69.6 x 8 mm, the device sports a 4.8-inch Super AMOLED display with 540 x 960 pixels.

Under the hood, running on Android 4.4 KitKat and topped with TouchWiz UI, this new gadget is equipped with quad-core 1.2 GHz processor with 1 GB of RAM and 8 GB of expandable internal memory.

Connectivity features that are a part of this dual-SIM device are 3G, 4G, GPS/a-GPS, Bluetooth 4.0 and micro USB. A 2,200 mAh battery is incorporated in the smartphone to give a decent backup to it.

On camera front, there is 5 MP front-facing selfie camera for video conferencing and 8 MP rear camera that is accompanied by LED flash (both with relatively wide-angle sensors).

We are yet to know the expandable capacity and various other connectivity and sensor features that Samsung will deck onto the device.
As of now, the vendor has not revealed any details pertaining to the pricing of the availability of the smartphone within China and globally as well.

Here is a quick view of specifications of Galaxy Core:

  • Display: 4.8 inch, qHD
  • Resolution: 540 x 960 pixels.
  • Dimensions: 136.3 x 69.6 x 8 mm
  • Processor: 1.2 GHz Quad Core
  • RAM: 1GB
  • Internal Storage: 8GB, Expandable up to 64 GB (as anticipated)
  • Operating System: Android 4.4 KitKat
  • Camera: 8MP rear camera and 5MP front facing camera
  • Battery: 2,200 mAh

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