Samsung to announce Galaxy S5 Zoom on April 29th, will be called the Samsung Galaxy K
Samsung Galaxy S5, the flagship smartphone is released in many markets and the next big launch is that of the Galaxy Note 4 in the third quarter of this year. But, Samsung would not stop with that as the company is known for launching variants of its flagship model with different specialities such as Zoom, Mini and Active. Well, the talk here is about the Galaxy S5 Zoom also known as the Galaxy K Zoom or say the Galaxy K.
This camera-centric smartphone from Samsung has passed the FCC tipping its model number as SM-C115. Besides passing the FCC, Samsung Mobile has posted an official teaser of Galaxy K on Twitter claiming that there will be a Samsung Media Day event on April 29th, 2014 at Red Dot Design Museum, Singapore. The teaser also feature a tagline reading ‘KAPTURE THE MOMENT’ hinting at a camera-centric smartphone.
The invitation does not carry the work Galaxy K, but the use of the letter "K" definitely hints that the new Galaxy device will be dubbed as Samsung Galaxy K. Earlier this month a report revealed that the Galaxy S5 Zoom will be called the Galaxy K Zoom.
Samsung Galaxy K (or say the K Zoom, whatever it will be named in final) is rumored to come with a 4.8-inch HD Super AMOLED display, 6-core Samsung Exynos 5260 Hexa-Core processor (two 1.7GHz Cortex-A15 cores and four 1.3GHz Cortex-A7 cores), Mali-T624 GPU, 2GB RAM and Android 4.4.2 KitKat with Samsung's TouchWiz user-interface on top.
The smartphone is also said to feature a 20.2MP rear camera with OIS (Optical Image Stabilization), Xenon flash and 10x optical zoom along with a 2.1MP front snapper and microSD card slot. Connectivity series include WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, WiFi Direct, DLNA, WiFi Hotspot, NFC, Bluetooth 4.0 LE / ANT+, USB 2.0 and an IR blaster.