Samsung Galaxy R officially announced for Europe and Asia and the phone is a step down in tech specs compared the forthcoming Galaxy S 2. Galaxy R will house a 1GHz Tegra 2 CPU, a 4.2-inch WVGA (800 x 480) Super Clear LCD, dual 5MP / 2MP cameras in the rear and front and Gingerbread with Samsung’s TouchWiz UI. Galaxy R is coming to north and eastern Europe, southeast and southwest Asia, Middle East Asia, and China soon………..
NVIDIA and Samsung Electronics announced the latest GALAXY smartphone, the GALAXY R, which sports a 4.19-inch screen, features the NVIDIA Tegra 2 mobile super chip and the Android 2.3 (also known as Gingerbread) operating system. Samsung’s GALAXY smartphones are among the world’s most popular handheld devices. The GALAXY R gives more consumers the opportunity to enjoy the never-before-seen experiences enabled by Tegra, the world’s first mobile processor with a dual-core CPU. The GALAXY R also features a GeForce GPU for fast Web browsing with hardware-accelerated Adobe Flash Player support, full HD video and console-quality gaming. Using the GALAXY R, consumers can multitask efficiently, surf the Web quickly with fast-loading pages and Flash-based content and enjoy HD movies. They can also access Tegra-optimized games through the Tegra Zone app on Android Market. “Samsung’s newest super phone shows off Tegra’s multimedia power, and is a great example of what consumers expect from one of the world’s top phone makers,” said Michael Rayfield, general manager of NVIDIA‘s mobile business. The GALAXY R is available in Sweden, and is coming to other regions soon, including North & Eastern Europe, South East & West Asia, Middle East Asia and China.
- 1 GHz Tegra 2 super chip
- GeForce CPU
- 4.19-inch WVGA Super Clear LCD touchscreen
- Android 2.3 (Gingerbread) operating system
- 8 MP Rear camera
- 2 MP Front camera
- 720p HD video capture and 1080p Full HD playback (DivX, WMV, MP4, H.264 B/P only)
- Built-in memory of 8GB
- Support for 32GB Micro SD
- 3.5mm headphone jack
- Size: 125.7 x 66.7 x 9.55 mm
- Weight: 131 grams