Recently, Samsung announced the Galaxy Xcover 2 handset powered by Android 4.1 Jelly Bean OS with TouchWiz UI. It has IP67 certification with dust and sand proof capabilities, and it is water resistant to a depth of one meter for up to 30 minutes. A few hours ago, Samsung also announced an international version of Galaxy Express handset with 4G LTE support which is expected to be available in the first quarter of this year. Again the manufacturer is planning to introduce other low to mid-range devices in the first quarter of this year.
The mid range Samsung Galaxy Frame, Galaxy Pocket 2, Galaxy Young, Galaxy Star, Galaxy Core, Galaxy Fonblet 5.8, Galaxy Fonblet 6.3 and an unconfirmed device code named HomeSync bearing model number GT-B9150 are expected to be introduced in this year. The unconfirmed device is expected to be unveiled at Mobile World Congress 2013 in Barcelona, Spain.
You can note that although Samsung won’t release the much purported device Galaxy S IV at MWC, it is expected to be introduced at a Special Mobile unpacked event in March. Recently, we also reported that Samsung is planning to show off three different tablets: a 7-inch, an 8-inch and a 10.1-inch tablets alongside a series of ultrabooks in this year.
The model numbers and official names of the 8 Android powered devices are given below:
1) GT-B9150 – Name TBD,
2) GT-I8262 – Galaxy Core,
3) GT-I9150 / GT-I9152 – Galaxy Fonblet 5.8,
4) GT-I9205 – Galaxy Fonblet 6.3,
5) GT-S5282 – Galaxy Star,
6) GT-S5310 / GT-S5312 – Galaxy Pocket 2,
7) GT-S6310 /GT-S6312 – Galaxy Young and
8) GT-S6810 / GT-S6810P – Galaxy Frame.
We will keep you updated as we get more info regarding the devices.