Samsung is rumoured to unveil two new smartphones dubbed Galaxy Note 3
Lite and Galaxy Grand Lite, believed to be the affordable variants of
Galaxy Note 3 and
Galaxy Grand respectively, at MWC 2014.
has revealed in a report that the South Korean manufacturer will
announce both the Galaxy Note 3 Lite and Galaxy Grand Lite smartphones
next year at MWC.
As per the report, the Samsung Galaxy Note 3 Lite would hit the markets by February-end
or early-March, while the Galaxy Grand Lite is expected to be available
in the first week of February, however, no specific markets or regions
were mentioned in the report.
Further, the report claims that the
alleged Galaxy Note 3 Lite would come with SM-N7505 model number and
will be available in Black and White colour variants initially. For the
specifications of the rumoured Galaxy Note 3, the report claims that the
company has been testing two different display sizes, 5.5-inch and
5.7-inch, while the screen technology is said to be changed from Super
AMOLED to LCD. Further the report speculates that the alleged Galaxy
Note 3 Lite would share features much like the Galaxy S4 Active.
the other hand, the rumoured Samsung Galaxy Grand Lite is said to have
the GT-I9060 model number. The report also reveals some of the
specifications of the Galaxy Grand Lite which include a 5-inch WVGA
display; 1.2GHz quad-core processor; 1GB of RAM; 8GB of inbuilt storage
and supports expandable storage and a 2100mAh battery. The report also
claims that the major difference between the Galaxy Grand and the Galaxy
Grand Lite would be the camera and Android version.
Grand Lite is said to sport a 5-megapixel rear camera and also could
come with a VGA front camera. Further, the report claims that the
alleged Galaxy Grand Lite is expected to run Android 4.3 Jelly Bean and
will be a dual-SIM smartphone, as its predecessors. The alleged Galaxy
Grand Lite is likely to be available in Midnight Black, Lime Green,
Orange and White colour variants.
There is no word on the official
pricing of both Galaxy Note 3 Lite and Galaxy Grand Lite in the report.
announced the Galaxy Grand 2 mid-range smartphone globally. The South Korean
handset maker has not revealed the price for Galaxy Grand 2 and has also
not announced the availability details for the smartphone.