Samsung Galaxy Core Prime outed officially in India at Rs 9700

Available for purchase right now is the Samsung Galaxy Core Prime which the South Korean giant has released in India finally, with its price tagged at Rs 9700. Equipped with pretty entry-level specs, this smartphone can be snapped up through the company’s official eStore for the country.

The Samsung Galaxy Core Prime first appeared here in the form of a leak which also saw a Mumbai-based retailer quoting its retail value to be Rs 9599. Following that, the device was listed by its maker without a mention of when it will be released.

Samsung Galaxy Core Prime Fronts

And it’s now that Samsung has finally decided to make it available for purchase at Rs 9700. That may seem like an affordable amount, but smartphones offering better components are currently selling at much lower rates in India. It will be competing against the likes of the Moto E, the Redmi 1S, the ZenFone 4 and even Android One smartphones, among others.

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The Galaxy Core Prime comes equipped with a 4.5-inch TFT monitor bearing a 800 x 480 pixel resolution. Android 4.4 KitKat is its OS of choice, while its processing is handled by a 1.2GHz quad core unit backed by a 1GB RAM module.

Samsung Galaxy Core Prime Rears

A quick glance at the specs of the Samsung Galaxy Core Prime:

– Display: 4.5-inch PLS TFT, 480×800 pixels
– OS: Android 4.4.2 KitKat
– Processor: 1.2GHz quad core
– Memory: 1GB RAM, 8GB storage (expandable up to 64GB)
– Camera: 5MP rear, 2MP front
– Battery: 2000mAh
– Connectivity: Dual SIM, HSPA, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 4.0, GPS

Head over to this link if you wish to purchase the new Samsung Galaxy Core Prime right now at its above mentioned value of Rs 9700.