Surprise! Samsung caught us unguarded when it announced the Samsung Galaxy Grand 2, the successor to the first generation Galaxy Grand which became successful for its big screen and affordable price. The second generation now has a quad core processor, a bigger screen which is also upgraded to HD, and running Android 4.3 Jellybean. The phone also has a fake leather back that looks exactly like the Galaxy Note 3.
Samsung Galaxy Grand 2 partial specs:
- 1.2GHz Quad Core processor
- 1.5GB RAM
- 8GB internal memory expandable via MicroSD up to 64GB
- 5.25 inch TFT HD display (1280 x 720 pixels)
- 8 megapixel rear camera with autofocus and LED flash
- 1.9 megapixel front camera
- HSPA+, WiFi, WIFi hotspot, Bluetooth 4.0
- Dual SIM
- GPS, A-GPS, GLONASS
- 2,600 mAh battery
- Android 4.2 Jellybean
No word yet about the pricing and availability. It will come in white and black variants. Samsung said it will be available only on select regions (hopefully including the Philippines).