Samsung had lauched Galaxy S Light Luxury Edition in China on 21st May. The smartphone was rumored that it will be Samsung Galaxy S8 Lite but it comes with a different moniker. Handset will go on sale from June in China and pre-orders for the same are available from now. The phone comes with pre-loaded apps, which replace the Google apps like Golder Map. No official announcement for India launch has been made yet. Smartphone is quite similar with Smasung Galaxy S8 in most features. South Korean company has also launched few low to mid-rangers yesterday namely, Samsung Galaxy J6, Galaxy J8 and Galaxy J4.
Samsung Galaxy S Light Luxury Edition price, features and availability
Samsung Galaxy S Light Luxury Edition runs on android 8.0 Oreo and supports hybrid dual SIMs. Smartphone works at a clock speed of 2.2GHz Kryo 260 and 1.8GHz Kryo 260 powered with Qualcomm Snapdragon 660 octa-core processor. Company Offers a 4GB RAM coupled with 64GB internal storage memory variant. Internal storage can be expanded up to 400GB with the help of microSD cards.
The Samsung Galaxy S Light Luxury Edition features a 5.8-inches Full HD+ super AMOLED Infinity display with 18.5:9 aspect ratio, 1080 x 2220 pixels screen resolution, 426 ppi density and 84.2% screen-to-body ratio. It packs a 16 mega pixel (f/1.7 aperture) camera sensor with phase detection, autofocus and LED flash on the rear panel. On the front panel, it packs a 8 mega pixel (f/1.7 aperture) selfie camera with autofocus. Handset designed with fingerprint sensor and Iris recognition, but it does not feature heart rate sensor.
Samsung Galaxy S Light Luxury Edition is fuelled up by 3000 mAH battery supported fast charging in both modes wired or wireless. The connectivity features includes 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11ac, Bluetooth v5.0 (LE up to 2Mbps), GPS with GLONASS, USB Type-C 3.1, NFC, 3.5 mm headphone jack and FM Radio. The phone is rated with water and dust resistant (IP68).
Samsung Galaxy S Light Luxury Edition price in China is set at CNY 3,699 (approx. Rs. 39,410) for 4GB/64GB memory variant for a limited period. It will go on pre-order starting from today before it go on final sale in June. After sale, phone’s price will be increased to CNY 3,999 (approx Rs. 42,700). Handset comes in Black and Burgundy Red colour variants.