Samsung announces Budget Galaxy phones with KitKat – Core II, Star 2, Ace 4, and Young 2 [Comparison]

Samsung has expanded its Galaxy smartphone line-up with the introduction of 4 new entry-level phones namely – Galaxy Core II, Galaxy Star 2, Galaxy Ace 4, and Galaxy Young 2. All these new Galaxy devices are offered at an affordable price tag, all being equipped with Samsung’s TouchWiz Essence user interface and runs on the latest Android 4.4 KitKat OS. Samsung hasn’t revealed any details about the pricing and availability of these handsets yet but considering their low-end specifications, it’s likely they’re aimed at low-budget Android segment. Below is the technical comparison of all these new Galaxy phones.

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Specifications Comparison between Galaxy Core II, Galaxy Star 2, Galaxy Ace 4, and Galaxy Young 2 –

 

Galaxy Core II

Galaxy Ace 4 3G

Galaxy Young 2

Galaxy Star 2

     

Dual-SIM

YESNOYESYES

OS

Android 4.4 (KitKat)Android 4.4Android 4.4Android 4.4

Processor

Quad-core 1.2GHzDual-core 1.0GHzSingle-core 1.0GHzSingle-core A7 1.0GHz

Display

4.5” WVGA TFT4.0” WVGA TFT3.5” HGVA TFT3.5” HGVA TFT

Main Camera

5MP Auto Focus with LED Flash5MP with Flash3MP Fixed Focus2MP Fixed Focus

Front Camera

VGAVGANoNo

Video

720p Playback @ 30fps, 480p Recording @ 30fps720p Recording & Playback @30fps480p Recording @ 24fps, 720p HD Playback @ 30fps480p Recording @ 24fps, 720p HD Playback @ 30fps

Memory

768MB RAM512MB RAM512MB RAM512MB RAM

Storage

4GB Internal memory, microSD (up to 64GB)

4GB Internal memory, microSD (up to 64GB)

4GB Internal memory, microSD (up to 32GB)

4GB Internal memory, microSD (up to 32GB)

Network

HSPA+ 21MbpsHSPA+ 21 Mbps/ 5.76 Mbps, EDGE/GPRSHSPA+ 21 Mbps/ 5.76 Mbps,
GPRS/EDGE
GSM 850/900/1800/
1900MHz

Dimension

68 x 130.3 x 9.8mm121.4 x 62.9 x 10.8 mm109.8 x 59.9 x 11.8mm109.8 x 59.9 x 11.8mm

Weight

138g123.8g108g107.6g

Additional Features

ChatON, Kies, FM Radio, TouchWiz Essence
Leather-like back cover
ChatON, Kies, FM Radio, Samsung AppsChatON, FM Radio, TouchWiz Essence, HD Voice, Easy Text, KiesChatON (Stub), Kies, FM Radio, TouchWiz Essence, HD Voice

Battery

2,000 mAh1,500 mAh1,300 mAh1,300 mAh

Sensors

AccelerometerAccelerometerAccelerometerAccelerometer

Connectivity

Wi-Fi b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.0, USB 2.0
GPS + GLONASS
Bluetooth 4.0, WiFi b/g/n, Wi-Fi Direct, AGPS + GLONASSBluetooth 4.0, WiFi b/g/n
A-GPS + GLONASS
Bluetooth 4.0, WiFi b/g/n

Colors

White, BlackIris Charcoal, Classic WhiteWhite, Iris CharcoalWhite, Iris Charcoal

Mayur

Mayur Agarwal is the founder and editor-in-chief of WebTrickz. As a Technology enthusiast and an Internet addict, he loves sharing useful How To’s and Tips & Tricks. Follow him @mayurjango on Twitter.

2 Responses

  1. Battery for phones except Core II are very low.

  2. I don’t think single core 1 GHz Cortex A7 CPU and 512 MB RAM is any longer a preference for the buyers as too many quad core, 1 GB RAM phones are there at around the same price. Let’s hope the performance is not as bad as I think 🙂 .

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