Samsung Galaxy Star Advance Price in India
Nowadays, the mobile market in India is flooding with the introduction of new entry-level smart phones by Samsung. After the introduction of the Samsung Galaxy Star 2, the phone maker unveiled one more version in its Galaxy Star series- the Galaxy Star Advance.
This mobile was unveiled in India in July 2014 with an MRP price tag of Rs. 5, 999/- and is available in black and white colors. Similar to its predecessor, this new mobile has also same configuration but with some improvement design cues.
The most economical smart phone the Galaxy Star Advance
Let us have some more information about the newest handset of Samsung; the Galaxy Star Advance; in this post.
Samsung Galaxy Star Advance Review
Similar to the Samsung Galaxy S2 and the Samsung Galaxy S, the new Galaxy Star Advance is a plastic and well-designed compact smart phone. This phone has rounded edges by which the user can hold it in hand very comfortably.
Handy and less heavier Galaxy Star Advance
Apart from size, this handset is significantly thicker about 9.7mm than Apple’s 3.5-inch iPhone. Due to size, it is heavier than its predecessor and one can feel approximately 120 grams. In spite of these grams and millimeters, the Star Advance doesn’t feel cumbersome or weighty. With its smooth backed and curved corner design, this mobile offers good pleasure than the uncomfortable, lighter, and larger Galaxy S2.
Regardless of being a significant plastic device, this Galaxy Star Advance performs well in every aspect. For enhanced safety, the screen of this mobile is covered with the Gorilla Glass display that avoids scratches and even breaking.
At its bottom, the phone is designed with a 3.5mm audio jack and a socket for micro USB. On the mobile’s right side, a power button and volume controls are organized.
This mobile is installed with a 4-inch Super AMOLED screen, which has an impressive pixel resolution of about 480 x 800p. With its impressive display, this handset stood as one of the most dazzling and eye-catching mobiles in the market.
Even though the camera is not designed with the HD technology, it offers 233PPI pictures.
Coming to the dimensions, this mobile is measured at 129.70 x 65.90 x 9.40 mm and heavier of about 120 grams.
Samsung Galaxy Star Advance Hardware Specifications
Processor: Similar to the original Samsung Galaxy S, this mobile comes with a 1 GHz Zippy Cortex-A9 dual-core processor, which is paired to a multi-core CPU. This processor is supported by a 512 RAM to deliver better performance.
Storage: Coming to internal storage, this mobile has got 4GB inbuilt memory and it can be upgraded to 32 GB by using a micro SD card.
Camera Features: Speaking about image focusing ability, this handset is installed with a primary 3 MP camera by which one can shoot 720p HD video recording. This camera is paired with an LED flash to capture high quality images even under low-light conditions. Unfortunately, this handset doesn’t have a secondary camera, which is one of the major disappointments. The only available camera is also unimpressive and it delivers indecent picture quality while taking images or shooting videos.
Unimpressive 3MP camera
For entertainment, the mobile has internal speakers that are connected to the FM radio and MP3 player.
Battery: The new Samsung Galaxy Star Advance is packed with a Li-ion 1800 mAh battery, which has decent performance on this basic and budget smart phone.
Samsung Galaxy Star Advance Supportable Software
Operating System: Coming to software aspects, the processor of this mobile is loaded with Android 4.4.2 KitKat operating system, which is supported with a RAM of 512 MB. This operating system supports connectivity options such as GPS, Bluetooth, WI-FI, and 3G. This powerful operating system offers flexibility of the mobile to run on every Android application.
Apps: In addition, this mobile offers a good feel while scrolling web pages, switching between applications, launching applications, and playing games. Moreover, this mobile has a Chrome browser, even it has a standard Microsoft browser.
Besides, this budget smart phone is featured with most of the applications available in other basic and budget handsets.
The Verdict of Samsung Galaxy Star Advance Review
The phone maker Samsung launched this mobile as an efficient basic smart phone with reasonable features. Some of the discrepancies in this mobile are absence of front camera, unimpressive display, and low inbuilt storage.
This mobile is good in different aspects such as impressive performance oriented Android operating system, beautiful, and sturdy design, excellent grip, scratch proof material, and affordable price.
Sturdy design of Galaxy Star Advance
Before purchasing this mobile, it is better to search for another handset with the same specifications and price.