Samsung To Discontinue Its “iPhone Killer” Galaxy Alpha in 2015


For all the Samsung Galaxy Alpha smartphone lovers, its probably the time now to own the handset. As per news from Korea’s ET news, company may stop further production of this smartphone. Korea being the native country of Samsung, the rumour is more likely to be believed.

Galaxy Alpha finally launched in India

This smartphone, Galaxy Alpha was released by Samsung Co. in August 2014. This smartphone offers 4.70 inch display with capacitive touchscreen. Main attractions of this smartphone were high speed processor which operated at 1.8GHz octal-core. Smartphone offered RAM of 2GB and internal storage of 32GB. Alphas also offered users with satisfying camera qualities, rear camera of 13 MP and front camera of 2.1 MP.

Galaxy Alpha was officially available at Rs.37, 394 (USD $US700). As per user reviews, mobile phone was best at design, good at features and performance but as far as the value for money factor as considered, Galaxy Alpha seems little overpriced.

Due to its metal frame and 6.7 mm thickness, smartphone attracted a lot of people and had a good opening in September but they are observed to fall. High cost of this smartphone and quick discharge of battery are considered to be the main reason for fall in the sale on galaxy alpha. Also it didn’t offer memory expandable option to users.