Sunday, 16 February 2014

Samsung Galaxy Grand 2 is a Dual sim Android phablet. It has 5.25 inch capacitive touch screen with screen resolution of 1280x720 pixels. The device measures 75.3x146.8x8.9 mm. The Samsung Galaxy Grand 2 price in India is Rs.22,599.
Samsung Galaxy Grand 2 is powered by 1.2GHz quad core processor with 1.5GB of RAM and runs on Android 4.3 Jelly Bean along with Touchwiz user interface. The internal storage of the device is 8GB and supports expandable storage upto 64GB via microSD card. Grand 2 sports 8MP primary camera and 1.9MP front camera.
Samsung Galaxy Grand 2 Tips

The connectivity features of the device includes 2G, 3G, WiFi, Bluetooth and USB. The device also supports USB tethering and WiFi hotspot features. This Samsung Dual sim phablet houses 2600 mAh battery.

Disadvantages of Samsung Galaxy Grand 2


  • Average battery life: There is not much improvements on the battery inspite increased size on display screen.
  • Still runs on Android 4.3 and no words on Kitkat update
  • Over priced. 
  • While playing heavy games, device gets heated up at times
  • Internal storage feels less when tried play heavy games

Samsung Galaxy Grand 2 Tips and Tricks


Samsung Galaxy Grand 2 tethering
Galaxy Grand 2 provides usb tethering and WiFi hotspots. Using these features, Samsung Galaxy Grand 2 can be used as modem to connect to internet from PC or other devices.
Galaxy Grand 2 PC suite free Download:
Samsung Galaxy Grand 2 supports Samsung Kies 3.0 which is the latest PC suite for Samsung Galaxy devices. You can download it from the official support or you can refer my previous post on how to download free Samsung Mobile PC suite.
Take screen shot on Galaxy Grand 2
You can take screen shot on Samsung Galaxy Grand 2 by press and holding volume down key and power button.

Wednesday, 29 January 2014

Samsung's much awaited smartphone , the Galaxy Grand Neo has been listed on the official Samsung website of Jordan along with specification.  Though it is a mid range smartphone, there is no mention of Samsung Galaxy Grand Neo Price details.
Samsung Galaxy Grand Neo features 5.1 inch TFT screen with WVGA resolution of 800x400 pixels and pixel density of 175 ppi. The device is powered by 1.2GHz quad core processor with 1GB RAM.  The Android version of the device is not yet confirmed. It will be either Android 4.2 Jelly Bean or Android 4.3.
Samsung Galaxy Grand Neo sports 5MP primary rear camera and a VGA front facing secondary camera. There is also LED flash support and auto focus feature for the primary camera with 720p video recording capability.
Samsung Galaxy Grand Neo Dual sim Smartphone

Samsung Galaxy Grand Neo is dual sim smartphone with internal storage of 16GB and support for expandable storage upto 64GB through microSD card.  The connectivity features of the device are 3G networks along with Wi-Fi b/g/n (2.4GHz support), Wi-Fi Direct, Bluetooth 4.0 LE, GPS/AGPS. The compatible PC suite for Samsung Galaxy Grand Neo is Samsung Kies.
The Samsung Galaxy Grand Neo is powered by a 2100 mAh battery which is rated to provide upto 8 hours on 3G internet usage and upto 10 hours under WiFi usage.  This Dual sim Android smartphone measures 143.7x77.1x9.6mm in dimensions and weighs 163 grams.
Samsung Galaxy Grand Neo comes with lot of features such as multi window functionality which we have seen earlier on Samsung Galaxy Grand 2, Galaxy Note 3 etc. The device also comes with a modified one handed operation keypad designed to make calls and send text messages without using both the hands.
Samsung Galaxy Grand Neo price is not yet announced. However a Dutch online retailer is quoting the device for 260 euros  for the unlocked version of the device which is almost equal to 22,200 in India.
Samsung Galaxy Grand Neo Specification:
  • 5.1 inch TFT capacitive touch screen with WVGA screen resolution
  • 5 MP primary camera with auto focus and LED flash
  • VGA front facing camera
  • 1.3GHz quad core processor with 1GB of RAM
  • 16GB internal storage and expandable storage upto 64GB
  •  3G, Wi-Fi b/g/n (2.4GHz support), Wi-Fi Direct, Bluetooth 4.0 LE, GPS/AGPS
  • Li-ion 2100 mAh battery

Wednesday, 18 December 2013

Samsung Galaxy Star Pro S7262 is a budget dual sim smartphone running on Android 4.1 Jellybean. The price of Samsung Galaxy Star Pro is Rs.6590.
Samsung Galaxy Star Pro is powered by 1GHz Cortex A5 processor with 512MB of RAM. The device has 4 inch TFT capacitive touch screen with resolution of 480X800 pixels resulting in a pixel density of 233 ppi pixel density. For taking snaps, device has 2MP primary camera without flash.
Samsung Galaxy Star Pro connectivity features includes 2G,WiFi, Bluetooth and USB. The USB tethering and WiFi hotspot features are included. however, as the device does not support 3G high speed internet, practically it is not much of use. The free Samsung mobile PC suite for Samsung Galaxy Star Pro is available in the support page, The compatible version is Samsung Kies 2.5. The device is fueled by 1500 mAh battery which is rated to provide talk time of 15 hours. The internal storage of the device is 4GB and supports upto 32GB of microSD card.


Disadvantages of Samsung Galaxy Star Pro:
  • No 3G connectivity
  • No flash and front facing camera
  • Camera is very poor
  • Battery life is below average
  • Lags oftenly.
 Samsung Galaxy Star Pro Specification:
  •  Dual Standby SIM (GSM + GSM)
  • Android (Jelly Bean) OS
  • 2 MP Primary Camera
  • 4GB internal storage and Expandable Storage Capacity of 32 GB
  • 4-inch TFT Touchscreen with WVGA resolution
  • 1 GHz Cortex-A5 Processor with 512MB RAM

Sunday, 15 December 2013

Samsung Galaxy Music Duos is a dual sim Android smartphone targeted to music lovers. It supports GSM+GSM networks with dual standby features. The device runs on Android ICS 4.0 along with Touchwiz user interface. Samsung Galaxy Music Duos latest Price in India is Rs.7999.
Samsung Galaxy Music Duos is powered by 850MHz single core Cortex A9 processor with 512MB of RAM.  The internal storage capacity of the device is 4GB and supports microSD card upto 32GB.
Samsung Galaxy Music sports 3 inch TFT capacitive touch screen with QVGA resolution of 240X320 pixels and 133 ppi pixel density. The connectivity features of this Samsung Dual sim Android phone are 2G, 3G, WiFi, Bluetooth and microUSB.
Samsung Galaxy Music houses 3.15MP rear primary camera which can record videos VGA resolution at 25fps. This small dual sim Android phone is powered by Li-ion 1300 mAh battery which is rated to provide a talk time of uppto 15 hours.
Samsung Galaxy Music Duos

Samsung Galaxy Music Duos S6012 Tips and Tricks
Samsung Galaxy Music Duos PC suite: The free download of Samsung Galaxy Music is available. The compatible PC suite is Samsung Kies 2.6. Samsung Galaxy PC suite will help to install drivers for the PC compatibility. You can refer my previous post for more detailed instruction on free download of Samsung Mobile PC suite.
Samsung Galaxy Music duos as modem:  Samsung Galaxy Music Duos can be used as modem to connect to internet using the USB tethering and WiFi hotspot features.
Samsung Galaxy Music Duos firmware update: Samsung Galaxy Music Duos Firmware update can be done through OTA update or through Samsung Kies.
Taking screen shot on Samsung Galaxy Music Duos: Taking screen shot on this device is very easy. Just press and hold volume down+Power key simultaneously to take the screen shot.
Samsung Galaxy Music Duos Specification
  • 3 MP Primary Camera with fixed focus
  • 3-inch LCD Capacitive Touchscreen with QVGA resolution
  • 2G,3G, WiFi, Bluetooth and microUSB
  • 4GB internal storage and Expandable Storage Capacity upto 32 GB
  • Android v4.0 (Ice Cream Sandwich) OS with Touchwiz UI
  • Dual SIM (GSM + GSM) with Dual standby
  • 850 MHz Cortex-A9 Processor with 512MB of RAM
  • Li-ion 1300 mAh battery with talk time upto 15 hours.
Samsung Galaxy Young is a budget Dual sim Android smartphone. It has 3.5 inch TFT capacitive touch screen with a screen resolution of 320X480 pixels and pixel density of 164 ppi. The Samsung Galaxy Young latest price in India is Rs.7999.
Samsung Galaxy Young is powered by 1GHz Cortex A5 processor with 512MB of RAM and Adreno 200 GPU. The device supports dual sim with dual standby. The Dual sim Android smartphone from Samsung runs on Android 4.1 Jelly Bean OS.
Samsung Galaxy Young Dual sim

The Samsung Galaxy Young sports 3MP primary camera with fixed focus. The camera of the device is capable of recording 480p video at 26fps. The connectivity features of the device includes, 2G, 3G, WiFi, Bluetooth and USB. The Samsung Galaxy Young is powered by Li-ion 1300 mAh battery which is rated to provide talk time of 6 hours of talk time on 3G.

Samsung Galaxy Young Tips and Tricks


Samsung Galaxy Young PC Suite free download: You can download free Samsung PC suite for Galaxy young from the official support page of Samsung. I have written a detailed instruction on previous post How to download free Samsung mobile PC suite. The compatible PC suite for Samsung Galaxy Young is Samsung Kies version 2.6.
Using Samsung Galaxy Young as modem: Samsung Galaxy Young can be used as modem to connect to internet from PC or device using the USB tethering and WiFi hotspot features.
Taking screen shot on Samsung Galaxy Young: The simplest way without any third party app is the default Android method. That is for taking screen shot on Samsung Galaxy Young, press volume down key+Power button or Volume Down+Menu key.
Using Touchwiz shortcuts: Samsung Galaxy Young supports some of the short cut ways to perform tasks like swiping left on a contact name will directly take into message to that contact or swiping right to call the contact. Also quick toggle button can be accessed by swiping down from top of the screen will work on the device.

Samsung Galaxy Young Specification


  • Android v4.1 (Jelly Bean) OS
  • 2GB internal storage and Expandable Storage Capacity upto 32 GB via microSD card
  • Dual Standby SIM (GSM + GSM)
  • FM Radio with Recording
  • 1 GHz Cortex-A5 Processor with 512 MB RAM and Adreno 200 GPU
  • 3 MP Primary Camera without flash
  • 3.2-inch TFT Capacitive Touchscreen with HVGA resolution and 165 pixel density

Wednesday, 11 December 2013

Samsung has recently launched the Samsung Galaxy S Duos 2 which is upgraded version of popular Galaxy S Duos Android smartphone. There are many upgrades are done in the newer version.
Samsung Galaxy S Duos 2 comes with 1.2GHz Cortex A9 processor with 768MB of RAM and VideoCore IV GPU. The device sports 4 inch TFT capacitive touch screen with WVGA screen resolution of 480*800 pixels. The pixel density is 233 ppi. Samsung Galaxy S Duos 2 runs on Android 4.2 Jelly Bean operating system.
Samsung Galaxy S Duos 2 Android Smartphone

Samsung Galaxy S Duos 2 sports 5MP rear primary camera which can record videos at 720p HD resolution. There is also a VGA front facing camera for video calling. The connectivity features of the device are 2G, 3G, WiFi and Bluetooth. The Samsung Galaxy S Duos 2 is powered by  1500 mAh battery which is rated to provide talk time upto 8 hours when 3G is enabled. Samsung Galaxy S Duos 2 can be used as modem to connect to internet using the USB tethering feature or WiFi hotspot features.

PC Suite for Samsung Galaxy S Duos 2


You can directly download free Samsung PC suite from the official Samsung support page. The compatible version of Mobile PC suite is Samsung Kies 2.6. You can learn more on this in my earlier post Samsung Mobile PC Suite.

Samsung Galaxy S Duos 2 Specification


  • 5 MP Primary Camera and 0.3 MP Secondary Camera
  • 1.2 GHz Dual Core Application Processor with 768MB RAM and Videocore IV GPU
  • 4GB internal storage and Expandable Storage Capacity upto 64 GB
  • 2G, 3G,WiFi, Bluetooth and USB connectivity features
  • 4-inch TFT Capacitive Touchscreen with WVGA screen resolution
  • Android v4.2 (Jelly Bean) OS
  • Dual SIM (GSM + GSM)

Sunday, 29 September 2013

Samsung Galaxy Grand Duos is a dual sim phablet. It is powered by 1.2GHz Dual core processor with 1GB of RAM. The Device sports 5 inch capacitive touch screen with WVGA screen resolution. The pixel density of the screen is 187ppi. The price of Samsung Galaxy Grand Duos is 19,669. However, Elegant white version of Galaxy Grand price is 17,590 in flipkart.
Samsung Galaxy Grand has 8MP primary camera with LED flash and a VGA front facing camera. The internal storage of the device is 8GB which can be further extended upto 64GB using microSD card. The connectivity features are 2G, 3G,WiFi, Bluetooth and WiFi. The battery of the device is Li-ion 2100 mAh which is rated to provide upto 10 hours of talk time and 440 hours of standby time.
Samsung Galaxy Grand Duos runs on Android 4.1 Jelly Bean with Touchwiz user interface.

Samsung Dual sim Android phones
Samsung Galaxy Grand Duos
However, Samsung has already providing Android 4.2 update to the device. You can update Samsung Galaxy Grand duos to Android 4.2 through two ways. One is through OTA or Over the Air and through Samsung Kies Desktop PC suite. The second method of updating device is most advisible.
Samsung Galaxy Grand PC suite free Download: As said above, it is highly advisable to have PC suite for your device. It helps you to update your device firware, sync contacts and many more. Samsung Galaxy Grand PC suite are Samsung Kies Desktop application and Samsung Kies Air mobile app. For downloading free mobile PC suite for Samsung Galaxy Grand duos, refer my previous post Samsung mobile PC suite free download.
Tethering of Samsung Galaxy Grand Duos: As it runs on Android  Jelly Bean OS, you can use Samsung Galaxy Grand Duos as modem to connect to internet from PC. The device provides two option. One is USB tethering and another one is by using Samsung Galaxy Grand as WiFi Hotspot.  For using USB tethering, first download and install Samsung PC suite and connect your device to PC through USB cable. Enable USB tethering from the setiings->more->Tethring and WiFi hotspot. To use Samsung Galaxy Grand Duos as WiFi hotspot, just enable WiFi Hotspot under  tethering and WiFi hotspot and configure the SSID or network id and password for your device.
Taking Screen shot or print screen on Galaxy Grand:  You can take screen shot on Samsung Galaxy Grand by holding volume down key+menu key at a time.
Disabling and enabling Multitasking menu in Galaxy Grand: Samsung Galaxy Grand does provide multitasking bar. You can enable or disable from the quick menu bar or from the settings.
Specifications of Samsung Galaxy Grand Duos:
  • 8 MP Primary Camera with LED flash and 2 MP Secondary front facing Camera
    1.2 GHz Dual Core Processor with 1GB RAM
    Android v4.1 (Jelly Bean) OS upgrdable to Android 4.2
    Multi Window for Multi-tasking
    5-inch Capacitive Touchscreen with WVGA screen resolution
    Dual SIM (GSM + GSM)
    2G, 3G, WiFi, Bluetooth and USB connectivity
    Li-ion 2100 mAh battery with talk time upto 10 hours
    8GB internal memory and upto 64GB expandable storage