Samsung introduced the new Samsung Galaxy Core Advance. The new model features a large 4.7” display and a Soft Feel coated back cover that increases durability providing a soft touch to the user and making it easier and more comfortable to grip. The Galaxy Core Advance incorporates physical keys for frequently used features. Dedicated keys for voice recorder, camera, volume, menu, home and power functions brings users seamless access to Galaxy Core Advance’s capabilities.
The device offers updated Bluetooth 4.0, GPS with GLONASS for improved location accuracy and NFC with S Beam so users can share information such as YouTube videos, contact details and audio files with just a tap. Galaxy Core Advance also delivers a range of smart features, including S Voice, S Translator, Sound & Shot, Group Play and Easy Mode, so that users can enjoy the same unique benefits provided by other Galaxy series. To extend the Galaxy experience to more users Galaxy Core Advance also provides convenient usability functions and enhanced accessibility features for disabled and visually impaired users.
Key usability and accessibility features include Optical Scan that automatically recognizes text from an image and reads it aloud to the user, Light Sensing technology that uses the device’s camera to sense light direction and brightness, and Instant Voice Recorder that offers simplified access to make quick voice notes. The device is also equipped with Screen Curtain that enables users to operate commands on a black screen to ensure privacy and saves battery life, high quality TTS (Text-to-Speech) functionalities and Voice Guided Camera functions to help users take pictures by reading out the number of faces detected and their standing location.
Galaxy Core Advance will be offered in Deep Blue and Pearl White, and commercially available in early next year.