Samsung has been sneaking its android army in India very silently. First it was the Samsung galaxy Y, then Samsung galaxy R and now it’s the turn of Samsung I9001 Galaxy S Plus, the weird thing about these phones is that they are popping up at online retailers like flipkart and letbuys.com, without any official announcement from Samsung. But anyway it’s the release and availability of the phones which matter’s a lot. The Samsung I9001 Galaxy S Plus in an upgraded version of the original Samsung galaxy S I9000.
Samsung I9001 Galaxy S Plus is targeted for the high end android smart phones users, it features Android 2.3 gingerbread, and as the name suggest “plus” it adds something to old version i.e. Samsung galaxy s i9000, so lets have a look at price, specification and features of Samsung I9001 Galaxy S Plus.
Processor & OS
Samsung I9001 Galaxy S Plus features Android 2.3 Gingerbread OS, along with 1.4 Ghz Qualcomm MSM8255T Snapdragon Processor, unfortunately its not a dual core, but it is 40% faster than other single processor.
Touch screen, Display resolution, size and PPI
Samsung I9001 Galaxy S Plus features 4.0″ inch Super AMOLED capacitive touch screen with a WVGA (800×480) resolution that gives Samsung I9001 Galaxy S Plus pixel density of 233 ppi which is exactly same as the original Samsung galaxy S.
Camera (front and Rear)
Samsung I9001 Galaxy S Plus does features front VGA camera, along with 5 MP (Mega pixel) Rear camera with auto focus, but here also the led flash is missing, considering the price of device the missing led flash is major drawback for this device.
Ram, Inbuilt Storage and expandable memory
Samsung I9001 Galaxy S Plus features 8 GB Internal memory and support for microSD (up to 32GB) as for the Ram it has 512 MB RAM
Samsung I9001 Galaxy S Plus does have an Accelerometer, Proximity sensor, ambient light sensor, G-sensor and Compass.
As for the connectivity the Samsung I9001 Galaxy S Plus has Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, DLNA, Wi-Fi hotspot Along with 3g and Bluetooth 3.0 with A2DP and not to forget it does have A-GPS navigation also
The phone also features 3.5 mm audio jack and standard micro USB v2.0 USB slot for pc connectivity; it also has TV-out for watching your phone display on TV
Battery & Others
- Standard battery, Li-Ion 1650 mAh
- Stand-by Up to 750 h (2G) / Up to 625 h (3G)
- Talk time Up to 12 h 50 min (2G) / Up to 6 h 30 min (3G)
Pricing and Availability
Samsung I9001 Galaxy S Plus is priced at INR 22500, and is available for order at flipkart.com