A new Android smartphone, named as Samsung Galaxy Y Plus (GT-S5303), has appeared on Samsung India’s official website. Samsung has listed the device along with its key specifications & features, and from the specs sheet, it seems that this new smartphone will be an entry-level model. Plus, as the name suggests, it will be the successor of popular budget-friendly smartphones - Galaxy Y and Galaxy Pocket. Unfortunately, Samsung has not made any official announcements about this new handset yet. However, it is highly expected to hit the market shelves very soon.
According to the listing on Samsung’s website, all new Galaxy Y Plus device will feature a 2.8 inch QVGA display with 240 x 320 pixel resolution. It would run on Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich OS and will be powered by an 850 MHz processor, which can handle apps and functions with ease. Plus, the device will have dual SIM capability. For storage, it might offer 4GB of internal space along with microSD card support. It will also offer a number of connectivity options like Bluetooth 4.0, A-GPS, WI-Fi with 802.11b/g/n, and a microUSB port. Above all, the new Galaxy Y Plus device will come equipped with a 2 MP rear camera and would pack a 1200 mAH battery, which can provide standby backup for around 260 hours.
So far, there’s no official word on the pricing of Galaxy Y Plus smartphone, but most probably it will be priced around Rs.6000 - Rs.7000.