Successor to last year launched W2016, the Samsung W2017 goes official as the newest Samsung Clamshell Android phone. Just yesterday itself ZTE launched Cymbal-T for TracFone in United States. So are we seeing a demand from customers or its just OEMs that are giving out new dimension. Anyways we have the news that the long rumored Samsung W2017 goes official in China.
Samsung W2017 is the most powerful clamshell Android phone that we have today. It comes with 4.2 inch fHD Super AMOLED touchscreen display and also includes fingerprint scanner. It’s powered with Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 820 chip with 4 Gigs of RAM and 64 GB storage inside. Wow! Simply awesome! It will be not everyone’s choice because it’s priced at $2953.
Samsung W2017 Full Specifications
|Display: 4.2 inch 1920 x 1080 pixels Super AMOLED display|
|Pixel Density, Protection: PPI,|
|SoC: Quad Core Snapdragon 820 processor|
|GPU: Adreno 530|
|RAM: 4 Gigs of RAM|
|Storage: 64 GB internal storage, Expandable up to GB, Micro SD card slot|
|Dual SIM: Yes, with Dual Standby|
|Main Camera: 12 MP rear camera with LED Flash, f/1.9 aperture|
|Front Camera: 5 MP front facing camera|
|Front LED Flash: No|
|Software: Android 6.0 Marshmallow OS|
|Battery: 2300 mAh Li-ion battery|
|Quick Charging: Yes|
|Connectivity: 4G VoLTE, 3G HSPA+, Bluetooth v4.0, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, Wi-Fi tether|
|Dimensions, Weight: 127.8 x 61.4 x 15.8 mm, 208 grams|
|Features: aGPS, FM Radio, 3.5 mm audio jack, micro USB v2.0|
|Sensors: Fingerprint, Accelerometer, Gravity Sensor, Proximity Sensor, Light Sensor|
Best Samsung W2017 Alternatives
It will compete with the likes of ZTE Cymbal-T and LG Wine
Comparison with Other Phones
Samsung W2017 vs LG Wine
Samsung W2017 Price, Availability Info
The Samsung W2017 is priced at $2953 and that’s almost double that Samsung W2016 phone.
Samsung W2017 Price in China – CNY 19,999
Samsung W2017 Price in USA – $2953
Samsung W2017 Price in Europe – $2661 Euros
Launch outside China isn’t expected.