Samsung has recently announced the existence of its newest smartphone for Japanese market, the Samsung Galaxy Active Neo. This phone will be available in this country through NTT DoCoMo, Japan’s mobile carrier. Reportedly, the Galaxy Active Neo smartphone will go sale at cost of 20,000 Yen, which is equivalent of USD $166. So, it seems an affordable rugged Android smartphone on market.
As budget-friendly factor, the Galaxy Active Neo takes advantage of a 4.5-inch TFT LCD display with a resolution of 800 x 480 pixels. Inside is a Snapdragon 410 SoC housing a quad-core Cortex-A53 CPU clocked at 1.2 GHz per core, along with an Adreno 306 graphics chip, as well as 2GB of RAM. The phone runs Android 5.1.1 Lollipop operating system and a removable 2,200 mAh battery. This version of software makes a lot of Samsung fans happy.
Onboard storage is the modest 16GB, but there’s a microSD card slot for expanding that (up to 128GB). There are an 8MP rear camera and a 2MP selfie snapper. Other features include Bluetooth 4.1, NFC and LTE connectivity.
So, Samsung Galaxy Active Neo offers something that you can’t be found on the company’s premium Galaxy S6, Galaxy S6 edge, Galaxy Note5 and Galaxy S6 edge+. They are a microSD card slot and/or a removable battery. It has dimensions of 133 x 70 x 10.1 mm and weighs 154 grams. There are two color options – Solid Black and Camo White.
Samsung Galaxy Active Neo smartphone coming to Japan