Galaxy Core Advance smartphone announced, promises enhanced features


Galaxy Core Advance

Samsung has added a new device to its never-ending line up of smart devices, today it announced that the Galaxy Core Advance would be joining its ranks, boasting new advanced features not seen on previous devices.

The Galaxy Core Advance is to ship with a coating that gives the user a premium feel, it achieves this soft feel coated back improving the ergonomics of the device by making it easier to grip, as well as the new coating Samsung has also revealed their new smartphone will have dedicated physical buttons, which act as a quick way to access some of the devices core features, such as; voice recorded, camera, volume, menu, home and power buttons.

As well as an overhauled look and feel, the Core Advance also has a few tricks up its sleeve relating to connectivity, rocking brand, Bluetooth 4.0, GPS with GLONASS which gives greater location  accuracy, there’s also the familiar NFC and S-beam to satisfy all your tap to share desires.

You’ll also find this device jam-packed with all the S-features you’ve grown to love or hate, like S-voice, S translator, sound and shot and so on and so forth. The Advance also has features that make it easier for disabled and visually impaired users to use, such as making use of the phone’s camera to detect text and read it aloud for the user.

Samsung says the Galaxy Core Advance will be available in two different flavours; Deep Blue and Pearl White (photo up top) and will start shipping early next year.

Galaxy Core Advance Product Specifications   


HSPA 14.4/5.76 Mbps GSM 850/900/1800/1900 MHzHSDPA 850/900/1900/2100 MHz (EUR)


Dual Core 1.2 GHz


133.3 x 70.5 x 9.7 mm, 145g




1GB RAM + 8GB Internal Memory, microSD up to 64GB

*User memory space may be less than the total memory space due to system files. User memory may differ by region, carrier, and supporting language, and may change after software upgrade.




2,000 mAh


Android 4.2 Jelly Bean


Wi-Fi b/g/n/, 2.4 GHz; USB 2.0 H/S; NFC; BT 4.0; GPS + GLONASS

 Features & Services

Sound & Shot, Group Play, S Translator, Easy Mode, S Voice, S Beam, Instant Voice Recorder,  Voice Guidance (TTS, Voice Guided Camera, Text Reader), FM Radio