Samsung has launched two new affordable smartphones known as Galaxy A04 and Galaxy A04e in India. The devices come with an Infinity-V display, MediaTek processor, dual rear cameras, a massive battery, and an Android 12 operating system.
The Galaxy A04 comes in three color variants including Green, Black, and Copper. Its 4GB RAM + 64GB internal storage variant costs INR 11,999 and the 4GB RAM + 128GB internal storage model costs INR 12,999.
On the other hand, the Galaxy A04e is available in Light Blue and Copper color options. It comes in 3GB + 32GB, 3GB + 64GB, and 4GB + 128GB RAM and internal storage variants, which are priced at INR 9299, INR 9999, and INR 11499 respectively.
Interested customers will be able to purchase Samsung Galaxy A04 and Galaxy A04e phones from Samsung.com from December 20, 2022, in India. You only need INR 999 to buy one of these devices through EMI. At the same time, customers can also get cashback worth INR 1000 using Samsung Finance+, Zest, and IDFC First.
Samsung Galaxy A04, A04e specs:
The new Galaxy A04 and Galaxy A04e are much familiar with each other. Samsung launches both smartphones with a 6.5-inch HD+ Infinity-V display. They have dimensions of 164.4 x 76.3 x 9.1mm and weigh 192g.
Both phones equip a MediaTek Helio P35 processor and a 5000mAh battery. Also, their software is the same, which is Android 12-based One UI 4.1. It’s worth noticing that Galaxy A04e has already got access to Android 13-based One UI 5.0 in some countries and it will soon reach Indian markets as well.
Furthermore, on the back side, the devices have two cameras but with different specs. The A04 has a 50MP (F1.8) wide-angle camera and a 2MP (F2.4) depth lens and the A04e has a 13MP primary camera with f/2.2 aperture and a 2MP depth sensor with f/2.4 aperture. Whereas, the front has a 5MP (F/2.2) camera on the front for selfies and video calls.
Aside from these, the new smartphones have a 3.5mm audio jack, Dual 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 ac (2.4+5GHz), Bluetooth 5.0, and GPS + GLONASS. The phone is protected by Samsung Knox security and offers Accelerometer, Light Sensor, and Proximity Sensor.
Samsung announces Galaxy S23 FE release date in France
Back in October, Samsung introduced the Galaxy S23 FE smartphone. Since then, the company has sequentially expanded the phone’s market-wise availability. Now, Samsung announced the release date of Galaxy S23 FE in France.
Samsung will release the Galaxy S23 FE in France on December 8, 2023. The company is highlighting the phone’s camera and videography skills along with battery and design. As shown in the image, the Galaxy S23 FE will be available in four colors: Purple, Black, White and Mint.
The Galaxy S23 FE is expected to come pre-loaded with Android 14-based One UI 6.0 software. In initial launch markets, the device was shipped with One UI 5.1, powered by Android 13. Moreover, the S23 FE France unit will be powered by Exynos 2200 chipset.
Samsung will produce 4nm AI chips for Hanwha
Samsung and Hanwha partner to produce cutting-edge AI chips. Hanwha subsidiary Vision Next’s AI semiconductors will be mass-produced at Samsung’s 4nm process technology.
The company has expanded its base for high-tech, high-tech processes, and Hanwha has secured a growth engine for the semiconductor business, which has been selected as a future growth engine.
According to a report, Samsung plans to mass produce Vision Next AI semiconductors using the 4nm (nanometer) process. It is planned to begin mass production as early as the first half of next year.
This move is expected to become the basis for cooperation between the foundry and fabless of leading domestic companies. This is because Samsung can increase its foundry status by expanding its 4nm customer base, and Hanwha can increase its semiconductor business capabilities.
Galaxy S23 Ultra slips out of bestseller club, iPhone tsunami continues [Q3 2023]
A new report shows that Samsung’s Galaxy A14 continues to lead the Android market globally. While the Apple iPhone’s tsunami continued, the Samsung Galaxy S23 Ultra slipped out of bestseller club in the third quarter of the year.
Apple’s iPhone 14, iPhone 14 Pro Max, and iPhone 14 Pro were the bestsellers in Q3 2023. Notably, the iPhone 13 jumped to the fourth rank as its sales were high during the festival sales in India. From fifth to eighth, Samsung’s A series phones are listed on the chart.
Samsung’s Galaxy A14 LTE was the best-selling Android smartphone globally in Q3 2023. This phone’s 5G variant ranked 2nd in the Android market, while sixth in all categories. The Galaxy A54 and affordable Galaxy A04e secured seventh and eighth spots in the chart.
The most notable thing is that Samsung’s Galaxy S23 Ultra flagship slipped out of the top 10 bestseller club. It came as a big disappointment for Samsung as it’s preparing to unveil the Galaxy S24 Ultra alongside the S24 and S24 Plus in January next year.