What was being rumored to be the next Nexus phone from Samsung, has now turned out to be the Galaxy Premier GT-I9260, a new mid-to-high-end device by the Korean manufacturer. It has been finally been officially launched by Samsung Ukraine today. With this new member of the Galaxy family, Samsung aims at reaching those people from Eastern European market who want premium features at a reasonable price. Samsung will start selling the Galaxy Premier in November 2012 in Russia. The device will be available in South East Asia, China and Korea.
The Galaxy Premier runs on Google’s latest Android 4.1.1 Jelly Bean with Samsung’s latest version of TouchWiz UX. It sports a 4.65-inch HD Super AMOLED (720×1280) display, Main (rear) 8-megapixel camera, Front 1.9-megapixel HD camera, 1 GB RAM, 1.5 GHz TI OMAP 4 processor, 8/16 GB of internal memory and 2100 mAh battery. The phone will be available at a price of $679.
Source: Samsung Ukraine