Samsung Announces Galaxy Young And Galaxy Fame

Feb 05, 2013

Stylish Android™4.1 (Jelly Bean), smartphones with enhanced interface

Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd, today unveiled the Samsung Galaxy Young and Galaxy Fame. Available in white, deep blue, wine red and metallic silver, the Galaxy Young is a smart and affordable handset, ideal for the younger, stylish generation. The Galaxy Fame, available in pearl white and metallic blue, combines powerful performance with an essential suite of features and services.

Both the Galaxy Young and Galaxy Fame run on Android™4.1 (Jelly Bean), for faster and smoother screen transitions, making it easier to take and share photos.

Powered by a 1GHz processor, the new handsets ensure swift operating speeds for multitasking, fast webpage loading and soft user interface transitions. The Galaxy Young and Galaxy Fame feature a 1300mAh battery capacity for longer talk time and 4GB of internal storage to take advantage of the handsets’ multimedia content capabilities.

Like the Galaxy S III, these new devices understand movements with their intuitive Motion User Interface. Simply shake the devices to refresh and update content or turn over the handsets to mute the ringer.

Wi-Fi Direct allows easy content to be shared easily between nearby devices and both handsets also come pre-loaded with Samsung Game Hub Lite.

Samsung’s device management software, S Cloud, provides safe and simple back-up and storage options for contact information, bookmarks, and SMS.

Samsung Galaxy Young
With a compact, curved frame and ergonomic design, the Galaxy Young is perfect for style seekers. A 3.27” full touch HVGA resolution screen means that viewing photos, messages and multimedia content is clear and vivid. Dropbox features offer access to files in any location; for easy editing and sharing photos and videos.

Samsung Galaxy Fame
The Samsung Galaxy Fame is a stylish device featuring a 5 megapixel camera and Bluetooth® 4.0, sharing information instantly with other Bluetooth enabled devices. Also equipped with NFC, the Galaxy Fame allows easy sharing with other Samsung smartphones via S Beam by simply touching the devices together.

Both devices will be available in the UK from March 2013.

For more information on these two devices, please visit www.samsungmobilepress.com.

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Samsung Galaxy Young Product Specifications

Network
HSPA 7.2 / 5.76 900 / 2100
EDGE / GPRS 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900
Processor
1GHz processor
Display
3.27” HVGA TFT
OS
Android 4.1 (Jelly Bean)
Camera
Main (Rear): 3-megapixel camera
Video
Codec: MPEG4, H.263, H.264
Playback: WVGA@30fps
Record: VGA@24fps
Audio
Codec: MP3, Vorbis (OGG), AAC, AAC+, eAAC+, AMR (NB, WB),
I-Melody, MIDI, WMA
Music Player with SoundAlive
3.5mm Ear Jack
Content Features
& Services
Samsung Apps
Samsung Kies
Samsung TouchWiz
Motion UI: Smart Alert, Shake to update, Turn over to mute
Samsung Hub
- Game Hub Lite*
Samsung ChatON mobile communication service
Samsung S Cloud / Dropbox
Google Search, Google Maps, Gmail, Google Latitude
Google Play Store, Google Play Books, Google Play Movies
Google Plus, YouTube, Google Talk,
Google Places, Google Navigation, Google Downloads
GPS
A-GPS
Connectivity
Bluetooth® v 3.0
USB 2.0
Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Wi-Fi Direct
Sensor
Accelerometer, Digital Compass, Proximity
Memory
4GB Storage + 768MB (RAM)
microSD (up to 64GB)
Dimension
58.6 x 109.4 x 12.5mm, 112g
Battery
Standard battery, Li-ion 1300mAh
* The availability of each Samsung Hub and Google service may differ by country.
* All functionality, features, specifications and other product information provided in this document including, but not limited to, the benefits, design, pricing, components, performance, availability, and capabilities of the product are subject to change without notice or obligation.
* Android, Google, Android Beam, Google Search, Google Maps, Gmail, Google Latitude, Google Play Store, Google Play Books, Google Play Movies, Google Plus, YouTube, Google Talk, Google Places, Google Navigation, and Google Downloads are trademarks of Google Inc.


Samsung Galaxy Fame Product Specifications

Network
HSPA 7.2 / 5.76 900 / 2100
EDGE / GPRS 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900
Processor
1GHz processor
Display
3.5” HVGA TFT
OS
Android 4.1 (Jelly Bean)
Camera
Main (Rear): 5-megapixel auto focus camera with LED flash
Sub (Front): VGA Camera
Video
Codec: MPEG4, H.263, H.264, VP8
Playback: WVGA@30fps
Record: VGA@25fps
Audio
Codec: MP3 / AAC / AAC+ / eAAC+ / AMR / WB-AMR / MIDI /
SP-MIDI / I melody / OGG / FLAC
Music Player with SoundAlive
3.5mm Ear Jack
Content Features
& Services
Samsung Apps
Samsung Kies
Samsung TouchWiz
Motion UI: Shake to update, Turn over to mute
Samsung Hub
- Game Hub Lite*
Samsung ChatON mobile communication service
Samsung S Cloud
Google Search, Google Maps, Gmail, Google Latitude
Google Play Store, Google Play Books, Google Play Movies
Google Plus, YouTube, Google Talk,
Google Places, Google Navigation, Google Downloads
GPS
A-GPS
Glonass
Connectivity
Bluetooth® v 4.0
USB 2.0
Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n
NFC
Sensor
Accelerometer, Digital Compass, Proximity
Memory
4GB Storage + 512MB (RAM)
microSD (up to 64GB)
Dimension
113.2 x 61.6 x 11.6mm, 120.6g
Battery
Standard battery, Li-ion 1300mAh

* The availability of each Samsung Hub and Google service may differ by country.
* All functionality, features, specifications and other product information provided in this document including, but not limited to, the benefits, design, pricing, components, performance, availability, and capabilities of the product are subject to change without notice or obligation.
* Android, Google, Android Beam, Google Search, Google Maps, Gmail, Google Latitude, Google Play Store, Google Play Books, Google Play Movies, Google Plus, YouTube, Google Talk, Google Places, Google Navigation, and Google Downloads are trademarks of Google Inc.

About Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
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