Samsung Z2 Tizen-powered smartphone with 4G VoLTE launched in India for Rs. 4590

Samsung Z2

Samsung has launched Samsung Z2, the company’s latest Tizen OS smartphone in India, at an event in New Delhi. It has a 4-inch WVGA display, is powered by a 1.5 GHz quad-core processor and runs on Tizen OS 2.4. It has a 5-megapixel rear camera with LED flash and a VGA front-facing camera. It has dual SIM support and 4G connectivity.

Samsung Z2

It has S bike mode for bikers and also has Ultra data saving (UDS) mode powered by Opera Max that compresses cellular data across all contents.

It also has new My Money Transfer  built-in app that enables users to easily manage transactions and generate mini bank statements. Users can enjoy convenient internet free banking by simply using the unique MMID which can be linked to the registered smartphone through M Pin set by the user. Money transfer to/from popular private and public banks is supported using standard IMPS.

Samsung Z2 specifications

  • 4-inch (800 × 480 pixels) WVGA TFT display
  • 1.5 GHz quad-core processor
  • 1GB RAM, 8GB internal memory, expandable memory up to 128GB with microSD
  • Tizen OS 2.4
  • Dual SIM
  • 5MP rear camera with LED Flash
  • VGA front-facing camera
  • 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.0, GPS
  • 1500mAh battery

The Samsung Z2 comes in Gold, Black and Wine Red colors and is priced at Rs. 4590. It will be exclusively available from Paytm online and also through offline retail stores from August 29th. It comes with Jio Preview offer that offers unlimited access to voice and data along with Jio apps for 90 days.

Commenting on the launch, Manu Sharma, Vice President, Mobile Business, Samsung India Electronics, said:

Samsung Z2 makes 4G accessible and relevant to the unique needs of feature phone users and first time smartphone buyers. It brings consumers a fast and affordable mobile internet experience that will democratize 4G usage in the country.

Author: Srivatsan Sridhar

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