Samsung has expanded its range of Tizen-powered smartphones with the launch of its Z3 smartphone, only the second handset to run on the South Korean giant’s own operating system.
Available exclusively online on Snapdeal, Samsung Z3 will be up for sale starting October 21 at Rs 8,490. The phone will also be sold through physical retailers.
The dual-SIM Samsung Z3 runs on Tizen 2.4, and features a 5-inch HD Super Amoled display. The second Tizen-based smartphone to be launched in India, it is powered by a 1.3GHz quad-core Spreadtrum SC7730S SoC coupled with 1GB of RAM, the smartphone features 8GB of built-in storage that’s expandable via microSD card (up to 128GB).
The Samsung Z3 bears an 8-megapixel rear camera with an f/2.2 aperture and LED flash, and a 5-megapixel front-facing camera with the same f/2.2 aperture. Connectivity options include 3G, Bluetooth 4.0, Micro-USB, GPS with A-GPS, and Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n.