Samsung today announced its next generation Galaxy Ace Plus (GT-S7500) smartphone in India. It is the enhanced version of the widely popular Samsung Galaxy Ace.
“The Galaxy Ace Plus features Android Gingerbread platform and Samsung services that provide an enhanced mobile experience to users,” said Ranjit Yadav, country head, Samsung.
“In 2012 we will continue to expand our incredibly popular Galaxy smartphone range, which is one of the most successful mobile brands in India and across the world,” he added.
Specifications and features
Galaxy Ace Plus has rounded edges and a 3.65 inch HVGA capacitive touchscreen. The smartphone is backed by a 1 GHz processor running on Android Gingerbread, and it features Samsung’s TouchWiz user interface.
It comes with 2 GB of internal storage capacity, which is expandable up to 32 GB. For connectivity, it has WiFi and Bluetooth 3.0. Besides, it has a 5 megapixel back camera with single LED flash.
“The Galaxy Ace Plus allows users to handle mobile tasks faster and efficiently. New music playback functionality features a play progress bar and the ability to view music tracks in folders,” Samsung said in a press release.
“Call features allow users to reject calls with text messages and add unwanted callers to a blacklist log. For added productivity, users also have the option of using ThinkFree, a tool that enables viewing and editing of office documents, including Word, Excel, PowerPoint and PDFs, while on the move,” the smartphone maker further said.
Like other Samsung smartphones, Galaxy Ace Plus enables users to stay connected through Samsung’s Social Hub, Music Hub and ChatON services. ChatON connects phone users-across all mobile platforms-into a single community using phone numbers instead of usernames and passwords. The ChatON feature provides instant messaging, group chatting and sharing of content in multiple formats including images, video, voice, contacts, calendar etc – to make messaging simpler and more intuitive.
Samsung Galaxy Ace Plus is available for Rs 16,290. Samsung is also offering a Bluetooth headset worth Rs 1,299 for free with this handset.