Galaxy Trend Plus - £100
Why this smartphone is built for you
The Samsung Galaxy Trend Plus
The Samsung Galaxy Trend Plus is an entry-level smartphone that runs on Android JellyBean. It is a well built and good looking device that offers steady performance at an attractive price.
This phone has a 4 inch touchscreen that displays in 233PPI (Pixels Per Inch). The average PPI for a modern smartphone is 255.
The Trend Plus has a 5MP camera, can record video in up to 720p and has a 0.3MP front facing camera for taking selfies and making video calls.
Performance is provided by a 1.2GHz dual core processor and 0.8GB RAM. Based upon its processor speed and memory, this phone receives an unmudlr performance rating of 37 out of 100.
The Trend Plus has an estimated battery life of around 8 hours. The average smartphone battery life is around 10 hours. It has a battery capacity of 1500mAh (MilliAmp hours). The average battery capacity is 1950mAh. The battery on this phone is removable.
1GB (Gigabyte) is equal to roughly 500 pictures or 250 songs. The Trend Plus comes with 4GB internal storage and an expandable memory card slot which makes it possible for you to add a further 64GB external storage. It also comes with Google Drive installed which gives you an additional 15GB of free cloud storage.
The Trend Plus has Bluetooth which enables it to communicate with other Bluetooth devices (such as a Bluetooth handsfree kit). It has Wi-Fi which means that it can connect to your home network or public Wi-Fi hotspots such as those available in many coffee shops, cafes or hotels. This phone can also connect to DLNA enabled devices (such as a laptop or smart TV) which means that you can stream content both to and from this phone wirelessly.
This phone comes in a dual SIM version (called the Samsung Galaxy S Duos 2) that enables you to pop in two SIM cards at once and choose the one you want to use. This comes in handy if you are planning to use your phone abroad extensively or want to keep your business and personal calls separate.
The Samsung Galaxy Trend Plus has an FM radio and an MP3 player. It is able to integrate with social media via designated Facebook and Twitter Apps and it comes preloaded with Google Maps, Gmail, Chrome, Google+ and YouTube. Other apps, such as Instagram, WhatsApp, Snapchat and Spotify are available to download from the Google Play Store, along with the latest music, films, TV shows and games.
Samsung's Galaxy Trend Plus is a proficient smartphone aimed at providing a good compromise between functionality and cost.