Samsung Announces Three New Galaxy Smartphones

Samsung seems to have decided to add more members to its family of Galaxy smartphones. The new handsets are called the Samsung Galaxy Core 2, the Galaxy Young 2 and the Galaxy Star 2.

Samsung Announced New Galaxy Smartphones

From left to right: the Core 2, the Star 2 and the Young 2.

The Galaxy Core 2 sports a 4.5in TFT WVGA display and a quad-core processor, clocked at 1.2GHz and backed by 768MB of RAM. On the inside is 4GB of built-in storage, which you can expand via a microSD card slot (up to 64GB). The Core 2 has a 5-megapixel camera with the LED flash and auto-focus, as well as a front-facing VGA one. Other specs include Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.0, microUSB 2.0, a dual-SIM card slot, 3G connectivity and a 2,000mAh battery. The smartphone runs Android 4.4.2 KitKat.

The Galaxy Young 2 is smaller than the Core 2, with a 3.5in HVGA display and a 1.0GHz single-core processor. It has 500MB of RAM, 4GB of storage, a 1,300mAh battery and a 3-megapixel rear camera. It runs on Android KitKat, as well, and comes with the same connectivity specs as the Core 2.

The Galaxy Star 2 has pretty much all the same specs as the Young 2, except that it doesn’t have the 3G connectivity option and boasts a 2-megapixel rear-facing camera.

Pricing and release details for all three smartphones are yet to be announced.