We have entered a brand new 12 months and but once more we will probably be seeing numerous new smartphone launches within the coming days. And simply as we are saying this, new stories now recommend that Samsung is getting ready itself to make some contemporary bulletins this 12 months. Apart from, in a bid to tackle Chinese language smartphone producers this new 12 months, Samsung India is reportedly gearing as much as launch a brand new “Galaxy On” system within the third week of January.
Trade sources have now advised IANS that the newest system will probably be priced at round Rs. 15,000 – a key mid-price phase within the highly-competitive Indian market. “Galaxy On” will are available two variants — each with 4GB RAM, the sources disclosed.
It appears to be like like Samsung goes with the web route and the report states that the brand new system will doubtless be an Amazon India unique, with a give attention to design, efficiency and images parts.
Speaking about among the options and specs, the brand new system may bear nice similarity to Samsung Galaxy On Max which was launched final 12 months at Rs. 16,900.
This system was geared up with a best-in-class digital camera tailored for low-light images, enabled by its flagship f/1.7 aperture, the corporate had mentioned. The smartphone additional got here with 5.7-inch full HD show and was powered by a 1.69GHz Octa-Core processor paired with 4GB of RAM. The handset provided 32GB inside reminiscence which was expandable as much as 256GB through micro-SD card. As for the cameras, Galaxy On Max sports activities 13MP cameras each on the rear and entrance with LED flash.
Nevertheless, the principle focus of Samsung with the brand new “Galaxy On” will probably be to strengthen its mid-range phase the place it has witnessed robust competitors from Chinese language manufacturers.
In response to final 12 months’s outcomes, Samsung registered over a 27 p.c progress in cellular enterprise income for the monetary 12 months 2016-17, touching a mammoth Rs 34,300 crore. Samsung additionally grew to become the undisputed chief within the extremely aggressive and price-sensitive home smartphone market.
Apart from, with this type of progress, Samsung did eclipse the gross sales of key Chinese language manufacturers comparable to Xiaomi, OPPO, Vivo, Lenovo and even the Cupertino-based large Apple. However the firm is aiming for extra.
In the meantime, the South Korean large had 60 p.c market share (by worth) within the premium phase for the August-September-October interval, based on German market analysis agency GfK. For the general smartphone market, Samsung had over 45 p.c market share (by worth) from October to December 2017.