Samsung has quietly introduced the Galaxy Trend Lite and Galaxy Fame
Lite respectively in the Netherlands, the more basic versions of the two
existing smartphones, the Galaxy Trend and Galaxy Fame.
have been announced for the the Netherlands market, however, the company
has not revealed the pricing and availability details of the devices.
For now, there is also no word on the roll out of the both the Galaxy
Trend Lite and Galaxy Fame Lite smartphones to other markets either.
Samsung Galaxy Trend Lite comes with a 4-inch WVGA (480x800) TFT
display and is powered by a 1GHz processor (unspecified chipset). It is a
single-SIM device, unlike the Galaxy Trend, which supports dual-SIM
(GSM+GSM). The device runs Android 4.1 Jelly Bean, while the Galaxy
Trend is based on dated Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich. The device has
dimensions 121.5x63.1x10.85mm and weighs 126 grams.
Trend Lite sports a 3-megapixel rear camera with no flash. The device
comes with 512MB of RAM and 4GB of inbuilt storage, out of which only
2.05GB is user-accessible. It also supports expandable storage up to
64GB via microSD card. Connectivity features on the device include
Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, EDGE, GPRS and 3G. There is a 1500mAh battery backing
the device which the company claims can deliver up to 8 hours of
On the other hand, the Samsung Galaxy Fame Lite comes
with 3.5-inch HVGA (320 x 480) display and is powered by 850MHz
processor instead of 1GHz processor seen on Galaxy Fame. Other
specifications on the device include 512MB RAM, 4GB of inbuilt storage,
1300mAh battery and 3-megapixel rear camera while there is no
front-facing camera. The Galaxy Fame Lite measures 113.2x61.6x11.9mm and
weighs 118.9 grams. It runs Android 4.1 Jelly Bean. The Galaxy Fame
Lite is also single-SIM, unlike its elder sibling, though of course,
this could be a regional variant.
Meanwhile, the Samsung Galaxy
Trend was introduced back in September in India for Rs. 8,700 while the Galaxy Fame was
launched earlier this year in India for Rs. 11,120.
Mobiles launched in October 2013
Samsung Galaxy Trend Lite key specifications
- 4-inch WVGA (480x800) TFT display
- 1GHz processor (unspecified chipset)
- 512MB RAM
- 4GB inbuilt storage, expandable up to 64GB via microSD card
- 3-megapixel rear camera
- Android 4.1 Jelly Bean
- 121.5x63.1x10.85mm and weighs 126 grams
Samsung Galaxy Fame Lite key specifications
- 3.5-inch HVGA display
- 1 GHz processor
- 512 MB of RAM
- 4GB of internal storage, expandable by up to 32GB via microSD card
- 3-megapixel auto focus camera
- 1,300mAh battery
- Android 4.1 (Jelly Bean)