Samsung Adds Ace, Fit, Gio and Mini to Galaxy Line
Samsung today announced four new Android devices that will join the company’s line of Galaxy handsets. Shared features among all four phones include Google’s Android 2.2. Froyo operating system, support for quad-band GSM/EDGE and dual-band 900/2100 7.2Mbps HSDPA, 802.11b/g/n Wi-Fi and Bluetooth 2.1+EDR. They will also all ship with Samsung’s Social Hub, GPS, Exchange support, Samsung’s TouchWiz user interface overlay and Swype for touch screen message composition. The new Galaxy handsets are set to launch in Russia and other world markets soon. Samsung hasn’t specified if or when these devices will reach the U.S.
- Ace: The Ace has a 3.5-inch HVGA display, 800MHz processor and a 5 megapixel camera with autofocus and flash.
- Fit: The Fit has a 3.31-inch QVGA display, 600MHz processor and a 5 megapixel camera with autofocus.
- Gio: The Gio has a 3.2-inch HVGA display, 800MHz processor and a 3 megapixel camera.
- Mini: The Mini has a 3.14-inch QVGA display, 600MHz processor and a 3 megapixel camera.
Samsung Intros Refreshed Galaxy A Series
Samsung today announced the Galaxy A7, A5, and A3, three new handsets that fill in the middle of Samsung's lineup of Android phones. All three phones feature metal frames, glass front and back panels, IP68 protection against water and dust, dedicated camera buttons, and support for Samsung Pay.
Samsung Crowns Its Galaxy A Series with a 6-Inch Phablet
Samsung has revealed the Galaxy A9, the largest of its refreshed Galaxy A series handsets with a 6-inch full HD display. The Galaxy A phones sit just below the Galaxy S phones in terms of features and specs.
Samsung Launches Refreshed Galaxy A Series
Samsung today announced the a new trio of smartphones that fall in the Galaxy A series of handsets. The Galaxy A7, A5, and A3 share metal-and-glass designs with narrow bezels and premium materials.
Samsung Brings Infinity Displays to Its Galaxy A6 Mid-Range Phones
Samsung today announced the Galaxy A6 and A6+, mid-range phones that for the first time adopt its Infinity Display. The smaller A6 has a 5.6-inch screen with 1,480 by 720 pixels and the larger A6+ has a 6-inch screen with 2,220 by 1,080 pixels, giving them each an 18.5:9 aspect ratio.
Cricket Launches Two Galaxy Amp Handsets from Samsung
Cricket Wireless today announced the Galaxy Amp Prime and Galaxy Amp 2 (pictured), two low-cost Android smartphones from Samsung. Both devices ship with Android 6.0 Marshmallow and Samsung's software customizations, such as Quick Launch for the camera.