Samsung presents REX line of budget smartphones
Not surprisingly for people interested in smartphones the South Korean tech giant Samsung has announced a yet another set of budget-oriented smartphones that will belong to the new budget line known as REX.
The four representatives of the REX line will be the REX 90, REX 80, REX 70 and REX 60 smartphones.
The REX 90 smartphone has a 3.5-inch display at 480 x 320 pixels, a rear 3.2 MP camera, 20 MB of internal storage, Bluetooth 3.0+ HS and support for Wi-Fi 802.11n. The smartphone measures 113 x 61.9 x 11.84 mm but its weight is unknown.
The REX 80 comes with a 3-inch display at 320 x 240 pixels, a rear 3.2 MP camera, 10 MB of internal storage, Bluetooth 3.0+HS and Wi-Fi 802.11n. The smartphone measures 102 x 58 x 11.5 mm.
The REX 70 has a 3-inch display at 480 x 320 pixels, a rear 2 MP camera, 10 MB of internal memory, Bluetooth 3.0+HS and Wi-Fi 802.11n. This model measures 104.9 x 57.2 x 11.99 mm.
Finally the REX 60 is the least advanced model of all four – it features a 2.8-inch display at 320 x 240 pixels, a 1.3 MP camera, 30 MB of internal memory, Bluetooth 3.0+HS and Wi-Fi 802.11n. The smartphone measures 101.8 x 55 x 12.2 mm.
All REX smartphones come with a 1000 mAh battery, a microSD card slot and offer Facebook and Google Plus access as well as Opera Mini. Pricing ranges from USD 80 to USD 120.
The four new smartphones will compete against Nokia’s Asha line and will cover developing countries starting with India first.