Mumbai: Samsung has launched a new flip phone for the Chinese market named the Samsung SM G-9298, aka Leader 8 aka Leadership 8 (translated from Chinese) which comes with more powerful processor and has been made available only in Black colour for purchase.
The Samsung had earlier in the last year launched its W2017 flip phone, The Samsung SM G-9298 however is said to be having improved optics over the W2017.
Though Samsung has launched the SM G-9298 in China, the technology giant is yet to confirm the price and release date for customers.
Samsung SM G-9298 features two 4.2-inch full-HD Super AMOLED displays with 1080x1920 pixels resolution. It is powered by a quad-core Snapdragon 821 processor with 4GB RAM. It includes an internal storage of 64GB which can be further expanded up 256GB to via microSD card.
It also comes equipped with a 12-megapixel f/1.7 rear camera and a 5-megapixel f/1.9 front camera. Connectivity features include 4G, micro USB, USB 2.0, Bluetooth v4.1, NFC, Wi-Fi a/b/g/n/ac and GPS. Measuring in at 130.2 x 62.6 x 15.9mm, the handset weighs 235g. It has a 2,300mAh battery with support for wireless charging.
The Samsung SM G-9298 has been launched as of now for the users in China. But, the impressive and fascinating look of the gadget has already impressed the tech savvy Indians.
"I just can't wait for this class gadget to be launched in India. Samsung please do it fast", Anika Sabahat, a student, said.