The Samsung Galaxy Core I8260 is a Dual-SIM mid-to-low end Android smartphone that comes at a good pricing given the specifications for the current market, and for someone who needs a decent Android device with no clutter in the user interface, the Galaxy Core would be the best choice. The Galaxy Core I8260 comes with a 4.3-inch capacitive touchscreen, and a screen resolution of 480 x 800 pixels (with a pixel density of 217ppi), and it is internally powered by a Cortex-A5 CPU with the Dual-core speed of 1.2 GHz, while the chipset is the Snapdragon MSM8225 S4 Play, and there is a Adreno 203 GPU included in the device.
On the rear side, the Samsung Galaxy Core I8260 has got a 5-megapixel camera with the LED flash which can do a video recording at 480p quality at max, and there is a front-facing VGA camera. Running the Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean OS, the Core has got a battery life of 1800 mAh which the company claims can provide a standby time of 300-500 hours based on the network, and a talktime of 9-14 hours.
Having a thickness of 9mm, the Galaxy Core is a good option and a nice competition to the Sony Xperia M device which is a little similar with the pricing, and has a good processor in itself. The Core comes in Metallic Blue and Chic White color options.
Samsung Galaxy Core I8260 Specs
|Specification||Samsung Galaxy Core I8260|
|Screen||4.3 inch Capacitive touchscreen|
|Display, Resolution||480 x 800 pixels|
|Dimensions||129.3 x 67.6 x 9 mm (5.09 x 2.66 x 0.35 in)|
|OS||Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean|
|Processor||Dual-core 1.2 GHz, Cortex A-5|
|RAM||1 GB RAM|
|Internal Storage||8 GB|
|Expandable Storage||Up to 64GB with MicroSD card|
|Rear Camera||5-Megapixel, LED Flash|
|Connectivity||HSDPA, 7.2 Mbps; HSUPA, 5.76 Mbps
Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Wi-Fi hotspot, Bluetooth 3.0
Samsung Galaxy Core I8260 Price in India
The Galaxy Core is priced at Rs. 13200 in the Indian market, and you can purchase it on Flipkart by going to the following link: Galaxy Core on Flipkart. The device was initially available for somewhere around Rs. 12000 but being quite a good hit, the product price has gone up a little.