We had some time hearing about it and today it has become official. The Samsung Galaxy Grand Neo, also known as Samsung Galaxy Grand Lite has been announced by Samsung and honoring the Grand category equips a large panel. However, in this case goes to the lower-middle range for their specifications. What you want Samsung with this terminal is to bring the experience that offers a 5-inch screen to the entire world, and is that the Samsung Galaxy Grand Neo costs only 260 euros in free format, while we make this data on the air since it has not been confirmed the cost.
The Samsung Galaxy Grand Neo is a smartphone Android with modest technical profile. It has 5 megapixel camera, processor quad core profile varied connections and unique features of Samsung. We see all the details below.
The name says it all, and like other members of the Grand series, this model is particularly remarkable for its display. Specifically is a 5.01 inch TFT panel diagonally to see a fairly large content size very clearly, but at the same time is at an acceptable level from the point of view of functionality. The resolution is 480 x 800 pixels, which in combination with such a large panel makes its density remains in 186 dpi.
Samsung blindly follows the usual design language in the Galaxy line. We see a chassis made of polycarbonate, with rounded shapes, removable battery and the classic silver frame surrounding the entire terminal. However in this case provide novelty with colors in addition to the typical white and black versions will also have orange and lime green. On the front is also the physical key to start, flanked by two other touch keys to open menus and back. The other buttons (volume and sleep / on) are shared between the sides. The terminal is quite large, but the use of lightweight materials and a relatively thin thickness achieved its weight is not excessive (163 grams).
We have already advanced to the Samsung Galaxy Grand Neo is a smartphone from lower-middle range and its camera is one of the examples. The main sensor is 5 megapixels and is not particularly adept at functions. According to the official information is limited to systems such as auto focus, LED flash and geo-tagging. Also it records videos in quality HD720p and has a front-facing camera with VGA resolution, or what is the same, 0.3 megapixel camera.
In the media plane found good support for various audio formats, video and images, including some high definition as MKV. It also includes a built-in drive so we can open any document sent us unload the Internet.
The processor is one of the strengths of the Samsung Galaxy Grand Neo. It is a quad-core architecture with Cortex A7, 1.2 gigahertz clock frequency and 1 GB of memory RAM. There is an advanced configuration, but it is more than enough for a smartphone of this level. On the other hand the internal capacity is 16 Gb, another interesting detail since most simple terminals often fall into a very small storage. Samsung also allows extending additional 64 GB cards MicroSD.
The Samsung Galaxy Grand Neo goes standard with Android 4.2 Jelly Bean, which is not the latest version but has many improvements as the wizard Google Now, the widgets or customizable performance improvement Project Butter. Like any Android smartphone, the Samsung Galaxy Grand Neo has the usual functions of package Google. Just connect the terminal we ask Google Account so you can enjoy other services like Google Drive, Gmail, YouTube and Google Maps.
Samsung integrates its own visual layer called TouchWiz, which features a custom design. The company also integrates a couple of interesting features that allow maximizing the surface of the screen. One is Multi-Window and gives the option to open two applications at the same time with the split screen. The other function is Pop Up Play and displays a video in a popup window while we perform another task in the background.
The Samsung Galaxy Grand Neo has a comprehensive profile connection, but does not support 4G networks that are being implemented. However it does have the standard HSPA (3G) that allows you to navigate to a maximum speed of 21 Mbps in the case of being at home or near a hotspot is also possible to connect via WiFi, convenient to save data mobile and enjoy even faster navigation. The system also has WiFi Hotspot to share the connection, WiFi Direct to make transfers and DLNA to mirror the screen. You could not miss the Bluetooth connection, the GPS antenna and the physical connectors (MicroUSB and minijack headphone). Close connections with the system Dual SIM that offers the possibility to carry two phone lines in the same device.
Samsung has integrated a battery of 2,100 milliamps according to official data that may be on 11 hours in use mode or conversation. Autonomy is detailed in rest of 430 hours and up to 38 hours of music playback.