Samsung Galaxy Premier officially announced, coming November

After several leaks and rumours, the Samsung Galaxy Premier is now official. The smartphone will be available beginning November with Russia being one of the first countries to receive the device and other regions to follow. Pricing details are still unknown.

The Samsung Galaxy Premier (I9260) sports looks similar to the Galaxy S III and feels like a successor to the Galaxy Nexus (I9250).

Coming to the specs, the smartphone features a 4.65-inch HD Super AMOLED display with a 1280×720 resolution and runs on Android 4.1 with the touchWiz Nature UX atop. It comes with an 8MP rear shooter and a 1.9MP front camera. The smartphone boasts NFC capabilities amongst other connectivity options like Wi-fi, Bluetooth 4.0 and A-GPS.

The Premier will offer some of the features only previously available in the Galaxy S III, including Best Photo, Smart Stay, Direct Call, Pop-Up Play, S Voice, and S Beam.

Internals feature a 1.5GHz dual-core TI OMAP 4470 processor with 1GB RAM. The device will be available in 8GB/ 16 GB storage options with microSD support of up to 64GB. It is powered by a 2100 mAh battery.

Samsung Galaxy Premier key specs

  • Android 4.1 Jelly Bean
  • 4.65-inch HD Super AMOLED display with a 1280×720 resolution
  • 8MP autofocus rear camera with flash, 1.9MP front camera
  • 1.5GHz dual-core TI OMAP 4470 processor
  • 1GB RAM
  • 8GB/16GB internal storage options, microSD support of up to 64GB
  • WiFi/Bluetooth 4.0/A-GPS/NFC
  • 2,100mAh battery

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