Samsung Galaxy Core

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Market Status: Available in India

Release Date: 2013-07-01

Updated on:Mar 28, 2015

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Key Features

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  • Android v4.1 (Jelly Bean)
  • Performance



  • Display


  • Camera



  • Battery


  • 8 GB + 64 GB Expandable
  • Available
  • FM Radio
  • Lightweight (124 g)
  • Slim (8 mm thickness)

What makes Samsung Galaxy Core unique?

  • The thinnest phone priced around Rs. 10,000 with 5 MP camera

For

  • Nice processor
  • Excellent smart features
  • Good rear camera
  • Ample wide storage

Against

  • Average front camera
Display, design and UI
 
Samsung Galaxy Core I8260 yet another device from renowned Galaxy series poses a 4.3 inches, TFT LCD Capacitive Touchscreen display with 16M colors depth and 480 x 800 px resolution. It poses features like Smart Stay, Smart Alert, Motion UI and S Voice, to make it yet more attractive and useful device. It runs on 1.2GHz dual core processor with 1GB RAM for ensuring marvellous speed and performance. Core I8260 is powered by Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean OS to make it an amazing performer.
 
Camera and Storage
 
Samsung Galaxy Core I8260 sports a  5MP rear camera with Autofocus and LED Flash, accompanied by Geo-tagging, Touch focus, Face and smile detection, Best Photo, Continuous, Panorama, Share shot, Smile Shot, Cartoon effect etc as camera features. It also boasts a 0.3 MP VGA front facing camera for video calling. If we think of storage, the device doesn’t disappoint with its 8GB internal memory expandable upto 64 GB via microSD card.
 
Battery and connectivity
 
Galaxy Core I8260 comes full full on connectivity options for its user, we have 3G, Bluetooth, WiFi, USB, EDGE, GPS/GPRS etc. In order to let its user have unlimited entertainment with no interruptions, Samsung powered the device with 1800mAh battery.
 

Verdict

Samsung Galaxy Core I8260 is a nice affordable device, that too with a brand name like Samsung. Inspite of being a not so highly priced device, Core I8260 poses all those elite features other high end devices from Galaxy family flaunts, that's quite enough to make sure that it is definitely a worth buying device.

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Samsung Galaxy Core Specifications

General

Brand Samsung
Model Galaxy Core
Operating System Android v4.1 (Jelly Bean)
SIM Slot(s) Single SIM, GSM
Box Contents Handset, Battery, Charger, Earphone, USB Cable, User Manual, Warranty Card

Performance

Good
Performance compared to
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This Device
53 /100
Average in group
54 /100
Best in this group
93 /100
Group: 8 - 12 K Phones
Based on specs, benchmarks & expert ratings
Processor
Dual core, 1.2 GHz, Cortex A5, Chipset: Qualcomm MSM8225 Snapdragon S4 Play
Good
Processor compared to
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This Device
Dual core, 1.2 GHz, Cortex A5, Chipset: Qualcomm MSM8225 Snapdragon S4 Play
Average in group
Quad core, 1.2 GHz
Best in this group
Octa core, 2 GHz, Cortex A7, Chipset: Mediatek MT6592
Group: 8 - 12 K Phones
Based on specs, benchmarks & expert ratings
Graphics
Adreno 203
RAM
1 GB
Good
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1 GB
Average in group
1 GB
Best in this group
2 GB
Group: 8 - 12 K Phones
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Storage

Excellent
Internal Memory
8 GB
Good
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8 GB
Average in group
4 GB
Best in this group
32 GB
Group: 8 - 12 K Phones
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Expandable Memory
Up to 64 GB

Display

Good
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This Device
55 /100
Average in group
61 /100
Best in this group
86 /100
Group: 8 - 12 K Phones
Based on specs, benchmarks & expert ratings
Screen Size
4.3 inches
Screen Resolution
480 x 800 pixels
Pixel Density (sharpness)
217 ppi
Very Good
Pixel Density (sharpness) compared to
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217 ppi
Average in group
233 ppi
Best in this group
441 ppi
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Display Type
TFT

Camera

Good
Camera compared to
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This Device
51 /100
Average in group
58 /100
Best in this group
92 /100
Group: 8 - 12 K Phones
Based on specs, benchmarks & expert ratings
Main Camera
5 MP, Auto focus
Good
Main Camera compared to
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5 MP
Average in group
8 MP
Best in this group
16 MP
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Front Camera
0.3 MP
Basic
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0.3 MP
Average in group
2 MP
Best in this group
8 MP
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Flash
LED
Video Recording
720x480 @ 30 FPS
Zoom
Digital Zoom
Camera Features Face detection, Geo tagging, Smile detection, Touch to focus

Battery

Good
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44 /100
Average in group
56 /100
Best in this group
98 /100
Group: 8 - 12 K Phones
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Capacity
1800 mAH, Li-ion
TalkTime
Up to 14 Hours(2G) / Up to 9 Hours(3G)
Stand By Time
Up to 500 Hours(2G) /Up to 300 Hours(3G)

Connectivity

Operating Frequency GSM 1800 / 1900 / 850 / 900 MHz
UMTS 2100 / 900 MHz
GPRS
EDGE
3G
HSDPA 7.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s
Wi-Fi
Wi-Fi 802.11, b/g/n, Mobile Hotspot, Wi-Fi Direct
Bluetooth
v3.0, A2DP
GPS
with A-GPS
USB Connectivity
USB Port, microUSB 2.0

Design

Touch Screen
Capacitive Touchscreen, Multi-touch
Weight
124 grams
Very Good
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124 grams
Average in group
138 grams
Best in this group
85 grams
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Dimensions
129.3 x 67.6 x 8.95 mm
Very Good
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8.95 mm
Average in group
9.9 mm
Best in this group
6.6 mm
Group: 8 - 12 K Phones
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Colours

Features

Sensors Accelerometer, Compass, Proximity sensor
Applications Document Viewer

Multimedia

FM Radio
RDS
Loudspeaker
Audio Jack 3.5 mm

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