Samsung Galaxy Pocket Plus leaks, to arrive with minor upgrades

Back in April 2012, Samsung went on to announce its smallest smartphone, the Samsung Galaxy Pocket with a 2.8-inch screen. And today, SamMobile is reporting that the Korean giant is preparing a successor to the Pocket namely, the Samsung Galaxy Pocket Plus.


The Galaxy Pocket Plus arrives with some minor upgrades like the processor of the smartphone has been increased from the older 832 MHz to 850 MHz while the OS has been upgraded from Android 2.3 Gingerbread to Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich.

The Samsung Galaxy Pocket Plus is expected to pack in the following specifications:

  • 2.8-inch TFT screen
  • Display resolution of 320 x 240 pixels
  • 850 MHz Broadcom BCM21654 processor
  • 512MB RAM
  • 4 GB internal storage
  • 2 MP camera
  • A-GPS, Bluetooth v3.0, USB v2.0, WiFi, FM Radio
  • Accelerometer, Digital Compass
  • 1,200mAh battery

According to the source, the Samsung Galaxy Pocket Plus is expected to be launched in the first half of 2013 and will arrive with the model number GT-S5301. There is no information on the pricing of the smartphone but it should be available in the low-end segment.