Samsung Galaxy Express 2 Available On Vodafone U.K. Today
Samsung has officially taken the wraps of the updated version of its affordable mid-range Galaxy Express Android-powered smartphone that launched in the U.K. earlier this year. As from today, residents in the U.K. will be able to pick up the Galaxy Express 2 on any of Vodafone’s pay monthly or PAYG tariffs, starting at £33 per month.
The Express 2 is a fairly respectable entry-level handset, packing a 4.5-inch qHD capacitive touchscreen, a 1.7GHz dual-core processor, a mere 1.5GB of RAM, a 5-megapixel rear-facing camera, 4GB LTE capabilities and a 2,100 mAh battery. The full list of specifications can be seen below:
Network: LTE (800,900,1800,2600) HSPA+, EDGE/GPRS Processor: 1.7GHz Dual Core processor Display: 4.5” qHD PLS TFT OS: Android 4.2 (Jelly Bean) Camera: 5MP AF with Flash + VGA front facing Video; MP4(Video; H.264 Audio: AAC LC)Recording HD@30fps / Playing FHD@30fps Audio: AAC+, AMR-NB, AMR-WB, eAAC+, MP3, OGG, WAV, WMA Services & Additional Features: Smart Stay, Group Play, Motion UX, S Travel, StoryAlbum, S Translator Connectivity: BT4.0, USB2.0, WiFi 802.11 b/g/n, MicroUSB, NFC Sensor: Accelerometer, Geo-magnetic, Proximity Sensor Memory: 1.5GB RAM, 8GB ROM, MicroSD card slot (up to 64GB) GPS: GPS/GLONASS Dimensions: 132.43 x 65.75 x 9.8 mm Battery: 2100mAh
In addition, the device will ship running Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean skinned with the latest version of Samsung’s TouchWiz UI – this brings a multitude of awesome new features to the Galaxy Express 2, including: Smart Stay, Group Play, Motion UX, S Travel, S Planner, S Translator, StoryAlbum and Samsung Apps, to name but a few.
The handset is available to purchase in both “Ceramic White” and “Rigel Blue”, however, the latter is a Vodafone U.K. exclusive.