Samsung Galaxy grand: A Grand 5-inch Smartphone launched as an addition into the Galaxy Series

As technological advancements heavily ascend by leaps and bounds, the ease of use facilitated by various devices continues to gather pace in the current set of various devices. Slowly and steadily as the Smartphones act as significant replacement for desktop computers, the functionalities provided on the larger screen of the handset is enough to provide out the necessary work-space for the respective individual. Therefore, we have handsets providing larger screens blended with a plethora of features that surface up through this cut throat competitive environment created by the manufacturing giants themselves. Along these lines as we move forward replacing technology with better gadgets, the features that can be exhibitioned on a particular device continue to amaze with every passing revelation.

Entering the arena right away is Samsung Galaxy Grand, an Android 4.1.2 (Jelly Bean) powered device that runs on a 1.2 GHz Dual Core processor and is expected to be one of the best revelations of the existent year. It is a dual SIM smartphone with embedded smart and efficient features such as the Smart Stay, Direct Call, Popup Play, Face & Voice Unlock that are presently deep-rooted characteristics of the particular device.


The device is associated with a massive screen size of 5.0” with WVGA TFT display powered with mDNIe technology. The overall appearance of the device looks slim and the exhibition of the eye catching display provides multimedia and Web content in fantastic colors and clarity. The objective was to enforce a change and redefine the Smartphone experience for the users by starting a grand revolution with the launch of Samsung Galaxy Grand.

The notable aspect that constitutes the functioning on the particular handset is the facility provided to multi-task with the manifestation of the Multi Window feature. This is possible on the device without having to switch screens as multiple applications can run concurrently staying resident on the specific device. The availability of a Smart Dual SIM aids the user with the added flexibility in co-jointly with selection of task attributes related with mobile billing plans or call and data plans.


The following are the specifications of the Galaxy Grand smartphone:

Dual-core 1.2 GHz

  • 5-inch WVGA TFT LCD display with a resolution of 480 x 800 pixels
  • 3G, EDGE/GPRS, Wi-Fi capabilities
  • A-GPS Glonass
  • Bluetooth
  • 8MP camera with 2MP front camera supporting zero shutter-lag and ultra-quick camera start-up
  • 8GB + microSD expandable up to 64GB

The device is priced at Rs. 21,500 and comes along with certain introductory offers as well certain marketing measures. Additionally, the device is pre-loaded with a variety of applications in the categorical subdivision of ‘Games Hub’ and ‘My Services. These namely include the myMovies, myMusic , myMobileTV , myStation ,myReader and myEducation which the user can avail the use of to personalize the individual’s handset.