Samsung Galaxy Core 2, which was initially launched in July at Rs 11,900, is a dual-SIM smartphone and runs Android 4.4 KitKat out-of-the-box with the company's TouchWiz Essence UI on top. It comes with a 4.5-inch WVGA (480x800 pixels) TFT display.

It is powered by a quad-core processor clocked at 1.2GHz coupled with 768MB of RAM. Galaxy Core 2 sports a 5MP rear camera with LED flash and a VGA front camera. Connectivity options in the device include 2G, 3G, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 4.0 and microUSB 2.0.

Powered by a 2,000mAh battery, the smartphone is available in two colours — black and white and weighs 138 grams.

Samsung is also rumoured to have developed its first selfie-centric ‘Galaxy Grand Prime’ smartphone.

The Galaxy Grand Prime reportedly has a 5MP front-facing camera fit for clicking a great self-portrait. It has a five inch, high definition quality (540 x 960 pixels) display, a 1.2 GHz quad-core Snapdragon 400 processor and 1 GB of RAM,
Vietnamese website thegioididong.com reported. The 'selfie' phone runs Android 4.4 KitKat and is said to be equipped with an 8MP main camera which can record video in 1080p.It also has 8 GB of built-in storage, a microSD card slot and a 2600 mAh battery.

The Samsung Galaxy Grand Prime is a dual SIM device that offers 3G, Wi-Fi and Bluetooth 4.0 connectivity. Some of the competition includes the Sony Xperia C3 and the Nokia Lumia 730, two so-called "selfie" phones.