There are so many reports are going around that suggests that Samsung is going to launch its first Android Go smartphone soon. However, as of now, there is no such confirmation from the company’s end.
Although, there are reports that already has leaked the hardware in some images. The images of the smartphone display different go apps which include, Google Go, Maps Go, and YouTube Go. This means the smartphone is going to run on Android Oreo (Go edition).
However, in the images, there is no hint of stock Android. Instead, the device is running on Samsung’s own UI which is the Experience UX. Furthermore, in some earlier reports, it was suggested that the Android Go device will debut as the Galaxy J2 Core and may launch in multiple variants. The model numbers are said to be SM-J260F, SM-J260M, and SM-J260G.
Talking about the design of the smartphone, well the unknown device is not following any current trends in the smartphone world. Instead, the device is still stuck with the old school designs that we usually get to see.
However, the main purpose of the Android GO smartphone is to offers an optimized experience on basic hardware. Hence, as a result, Samsung is chucking out the stock android and offering it’s native experience while still being in the Android Go programme.
Although, the experience of the smartphone would be as same as the premium devices. Plus the device sports on-screen keys for navigation and a Quick Panel with toggles for Wi-Fi, Sound, Bluetooth, Portrait, Torch, and Flight Mode.
On the back panel of the device, there is a single camera which comes along with an LED flash. Under the hood, the smartphone is said to feature a 1.4GHz quad-core Exynos 7570 SoC and may come with include 1GB of RAM and 16GB of onboard storage. Also, there will be a 5-inch Super AMOLED display on the top.