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Samsung Galaxy Stellar 2

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INTRODUCTION

Samsung Galaxy Stellar 2 is an Android based budgeted phone from the company. The phone is geared to be launched in the month of August 2017. The hardware is expected to be of the basic level and hence, the phone is targeting the market segment of the first-time smartphone users who intended to own an Android-based device from the best of the manufacturers.

The upcoming phone hails few of its features from its predecessor, Galaxy Stellar which was launched earlier in 2012. One can still find the up gradation of core hardware due to the almost half-a-decade gap from the first version Stellar. From the leaked images, we can make out that the latest device hosts a different design when compared to the older version. Let’s find more interesting features about this phone.

DESIGN AND DISPLAY

The Galaxy Stellar 2 is expected to host a polycarbonate body with a surrounded metal ring that gives a proper hold in hand. Over the home button, a fingerprint reader is embedded. The display seems to have a 2.5D curved glass on top of it which looks neat and sleek. The primary camera with flash in embedded on the rear side and the earpiece is at the top of the rim. Overall it gives the look of a compact device to the phone.

This upcoming launch of Samsung sports a 4.5 inches display which are Super AMOLED HD type. The display is bright even in the most demanding conditions and the vivid colors produced by it give a unique visual experience to the user.

PERFORMANCE AND CONFIGURATION

Samsung Galaxy Stellar 2 is powered by an Octa-core Snapdragon 626 SoC processor which is coupled with 2.5 GB RAM. The high RAM capacity gives a lag-free performance even at a budgeted price. The Snapdragon 626 provides fast connectivity and increased efficiency of the device. It is because of the presence of this processor, the phone produces vibrant display and delivers higher performance than its predecessor. The 2.5 GB RAM enables smooth sailing of the device.

The smartphone offers internal memory space of 32 GB which can be further expanded upto 128 GB via microSD card. This huge internal memory would allow the user to store many apps, videos, and other media files without frequently checking on the memory. The phone hosts dual SIM where one of the slots can be used for microSD card to expand the memory. Both the SIM slots are enabled to support 4G service with LTE.

CAMERA AND MULTIMEDIA

When it comes to the camera, the 5 megapixels primary camera disappoints the user to a certain extent as other phones in this range hosts a superior number of pixels. The rear camera is supported by LED flash. The front selfie camera is of basic 1.2 megapixels to enable selfie and video calling facility.

Though there is not much news on the multimedia features of the Stellar 2, the phone is expected to offer inbuilt speakers and microphone. As the smartphone is embedded with best chipset processor and big RAM with access to 4G one can play online videos and games (not heavy ones) easily. The speaker seems to produce audible and clear sound.

BATTERY AND CONNECTIVITY

Samsung Galaxy Stellar 2 is expected to host a battery capacity of 3500mAh. The Snapdragon 626 is backed to provide Quick charge 2.0 technology. This enables quick charging of the phone to save consumer’s time. Even the battery capacity is enough to support full day usage for moderate use. When compared to other phones of the similar range, the quick charging feature of the battery, as well as the battery backup, can be the strong selling points of the smartphone.

The dual SIM slots of the phone are enabled with 4G connectivity along with VoLTE feature. The best part of the phone is that it is on the latest Android version, i.e., Nougat. The other connectivity options that are reportedly be backed in the phone are Wifi, GPS, Bluetooth 4.0, Wifi 802.11 b/g/n and microUSB 2.0 port.

PROS AND CONS

Like every other device, Samsung Galaxy Stellar 2 has its pros and cons which are detailed as follows:

WHAT WE LIKED
  • Hosts Snapdragon 626 - adds to the performance.
  • The battery capacity is good.
  • Latest Android OS, Nougat.
  • Dual SIM support w/ 4G VoLTE.
  • Super AMOLED display
WHAT CAN BE IMPROVED
  • Low in configuration comparatively in its class.
  • Overall appearance of the phone is average.
  • Sub-par cameras

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