Samsung pioneered flexible display smartphones. Today it officially announced the new Samsung Galaxy Round smartphone.
The main feature of the new smartphone is the presence of a 5, 7-inch curved display, which is similar in technical characteristics to the third-generation Samsung Galaxy Note tablet. The display is made using Super AMOLED technology and supports a resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels. The flexible display allowed for several interesting features, including visual effects and easy music control.
The Samsung Galaxy Round is powered by the powerful Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 quad-core processor clocked at 2.3 GHz. The amount of RAM is 3 GB, the built-in memory is 32 GB (plus a slot for microSD memory cards). It also has 13MP main and 2MP front cameras and support for Wi-Fi a / b / g / n / ac, BT 4.0 (BLE), USB 3.0, GPS + GLONASS and LTE-A.
Externally, the Samsung Galaxy Round is very similar to the third generation Samsung Galaxy Note. It is clad in a case measuring 151, 1 x 79, 6 x 7, 9 mm and weighing 154 g, and its back panel, like the Galaxy Note III, is covered with leather. The built-in rechargeable battery has a capacity of 2800 mAh.
Samsung Galaxy Round sales in South Korea will start soon. Its suggested retail value is US $ 1, 000.