Samsung has officially launched its GSM-GSM version of Galaxy Ace Duos smartphone in India with a price tag of Rs. 15,090. The phone runs on Android 2.3 Gingerbread operating system with Samsung’s TouchWiz user interface. It has 3.5 inch HVGA TFT-LCD display with a 320×480 pixel resolution. Other specifications of the device include 5MP rear camera, 832MHz processor, 3 GB built-in storage, micro SD card support for up to 32 GB and 1300 mAh battery, which is rated to deliver 6.5 hours of talk time on 3G, and 16 hours of talk time on 2G. The device supports 3G, EDGE/GPRS, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth with A2DP and USB 2.0. The phone comes with a technology that both the SIMs always remains active, allowing users to field calls from either SIM simultaneously. The Galaxy Ace Duos comes with a wide range of Android applications including the popular applications like Chat On and My Movies. While Chat On lets users chat with friends and contacts, My Movies app lets users access the Indian movies. There is a My Music app as well that lets users browse, download and listen to English and Bollywood numbers.
The smartphone will now join the already existing GSM-CDMA version of Galaxy Ace Duos which is being sold in the market at roughly Rs. 14,000.