It was previously leaked that Samsung was working on a mid-range selfie-centric Smartphone, the Galaxy Grand Prime, to take on the likes of the Nokia Lumia 730.
The rumors have materialized and the South Korean Tech Giant will indeed be launching the Samsung Galaxy Prime. India will be the first market to get the Samsung Galaxy Grand Prime and it is unclear on when or whether the Galaxy Grand Prime will launch in other Smartphone markets.
The Galaxy Grand Prime is the first Smartphone of its kind from Samsung and its 5 MP camera is a feature not found even on the Galaxy S5 or the Galaxy Note 4.
Samsung Galaxy Grand Prime Technical Specifications
Display: 5 Inches
Frame Dimensions: 144 x 72 x 8.6 mm
Screen Resolution: 960 x 540 pixels
CPU: 1.2Ghz Quad Core Processor
RAM: 1 GB
Operating System: Android 4.4 KitKat
Internal Memory: 8 GB
Micro SD: Yes
Rear Camera: 8 MP
Secondary Camera: 5 MP
LED Flash: Yes
Battery Capacity: 2600 mAh
Samsung Galaxy Grand Prime Price
The Samsung Galaxy Grand Prime has a suggested retail price of about Rs. 15,250 (about $248 / Ksh 22,000)