Samsung has expanded its Galaxy portfolio by launching the Galaxy Ace Duos smartphone, which is said to be an upgraded version of the Galaxy Ace. The Galaxy Ace Duos offers GSM dual SIM functionality. The smartphone supports GSM networks on both SIM cards. The Smart dual SIM feature automatically forwards incoming calls to SIM 2, even if the person is on a call with SIM 1.
The Galaxy Ace Duos runs on Android 2.3 Gingerbread OS with Samsung’s TouchWiz UI interface on top. It has a 5 MP auto focus rear camera and features a 3.5″ inch TFT touch screen display with a 320×480 pixel resolution. This phone is powered by an 832 MHz processor, has 512 MB RAM and 3 GB internal memory, which is expandable up to 32 GB via microSD card.The device also comes with a standard 1300 mAh battery, which is claimed to offer approx. 6.5 hours of talk time on a 3G network and approx 16 hrs on a 2G network. Other features include FM Radio, 3G, Wi-Fi and Bluetooth 3.0.
The Samsung Galaxy Ace Duos is priced at Rs. 15,090. With the launch of this smartphone, Samsung now has a range of 17 smartphone models priced in the range between Rs. 7,250 to Rs. 42,000. Samsung is the only mobile company in the country, which cater to all types of segments of mobile market and its success with hugely popular Android OS makes it the first choice of any prospective customer who want to go in for a smartphone.