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Samsung Galaxy
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Samsung Galaxy Note series
Manufacturer Samsung Electronics
Type Phablet, smartphone, Tablet
Operating system Android
Input Touch screen, Stylus

Samsung Galaxy (stylized as Samsung GALAXY) is a series of Android-powered mobile computing devices designed, manufactured and marketed by Samsung Electronics. The product line includes the Galaxy S series of high-end smartphones, the Galaxy Tab series of tablets, the Galaxy Note series of tablets and phablets with the added functionality of a stylus and the first version of the Galaxy Gear Smartwatch, with later versions dropping the Galaxy branding.

Categorization[edit]

Since April 2014, all the smartphones of the Galaxy series are categorized in the following way:[1][2][3]

Letter Meaning Class Model numbers
K Kapture (e.g. capture the moment) Digital consumer and prosumer camera combined with smartphone Samsung launches Galaxy K zoom in India, with 10× zoom camera with 20.7 megapixels, combined with Android 4.4.2, 2 GB RAM, 8 GB own flash, microSD, NFC, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 4.0, 4.8 inches 1280×720 px Super AMOLED (306 ppi), 6-core Exynos 5 Hecta SoC, Mali-T624 GPU, 200 g and 20.2 millimeters at thickest point.[4][5]
Note Phablet and Tablets with Stylus devices High-end devices GT-N7nnn (Old), SM-N9nnn/SM-N7nnn (New) (Phablets) SM-Pnnn (Tablets)
S Supersmart High-end devices GT-I9nnn (Old), SM-G9nnn (New)
PRO Tablet devices High-end devices SM-P9nn (NotePRO Tablets), SM-Tnnn (TabPRO Tablets)
Tab Tablet devices upper mid-range devices GT-Pnnn (Old), SM-Tnnn (New)
R Royal upper mid-range devices GT-S8nnn (Old), SM-G7nnn (New)
W Wonder Mid-range devices GT-S7nnn (Old) SM-G3nnn (New)
M Magical Low-end devices GT-S5nnn
Y Young Low-end devices (Varies)

The model number of Samsung Galaxy devices will indicate the variant:

  • GT-Nnnn0 - mainstream Note model (Old type of model number)
  • SM-Nnn0 - mainstream Note model (New type of model number)
  • GT-Pnn00/10 - mainstream Tab model (Old type of model number)
  • SM-Tnn0/1 - mainstream Tab model (New type of model number)
  • GT-Snnn0 - mainstream model
  • GT-Snnn2 - Dual-SIM "Duos" model
  • GT-Snnn5/GT-Nnnn5/GT-Pnnn5/GT-Innn5/SM-Nnn5/SM-Tnn5/SM-Gnnn5 - 4G/LTE model

Release history[edit]

Date Model Alternative name and variations
2014
TBA: 2014/2015 Samsung Galaxy Note Edge
TBA 2014/2015 Samsung Galaxy A5
TBA 2014/2015 Samsung Galaxy A3
TBA 2014 Samsung Galaxy Pocket 2
TBA 2014 Samsung Galaxy Mega 2
TBA 2014 Samsung Galaxy Star 2
TBA 2014 Samsung Galaxy Young 2
TBA 2014 Samsung Galaxy Ace 4 LTE
TBA 2014 Samsung Galaxy Ace 4
October Samsung Galaxy Note 4
September Samsung Galaxy Alpha
July Samsung Galaxy Core 2
Samsung Galaxy S5 Mini
  • SM-G800H
  • SM-G800F
June Samsung Galaxy Core LTE (SM-G386F)
May Samsung Galaxy K Zoom
Samsung Galaxy Ace Style
April Samsung Galaxy S5[6]
  • SM-G900H
  • SM-G900F
  • SM-G900R4
  • SM-G900V
January Samsung Galaxy Note 3 Neo
  • SM-N7500 (3G Model/Samsung Exynos Chip/International)
  • SM-N7502 (dual-SIM)
  • SM-N7505 (4G/LTE Model/Qualcomm Snapdragon Chip/Selected Countries)
Samsung Galaxy Grand Neo (GT-I9060)
  • Samsung Galaxy Grand Lite[7]
2013
December Samsung Galaxy Win Pro (SM-G3812)
Samsung Galaxy J (SGH-N075)
Samsung Galaxy S Duos 2 (GT-S7582)
Samsung Galaxy Trend Plus (GT-S7580)
November Samsung Galaxy Grand 2 (SM-G7100)
  • SM-G7102 (dual-SIM)
October Samsung Galaxy Star Pro (GT-S7260)
  • GT-S7262 (dual-SIM)
Samsung Galaxy Express 2 (SM-G3815)
Samsung Galaxy Round (SM-G9105)
Samsung Galaxy Trend Lite (GT-S7390)
  • GT-S7392 (dual-SIM)
Samsung Galaxy Light (SGH-T399)
Samsung Galaxy Core Plus (SM-G3500)
  • SM-G3502 (dual-SIM)
Samsung Galaxy Ace 3 (GT-S7270)[8]
  • GT-S7272 (dual-SIM)
  • GT-S7275 (LTE)[9]
September Samsung Galaxy Note 3
  • SM-N9000 (3G Model/Samsung Exynos Chip/International)
  • SM-N9002 (dual-SIM)
  • SM-N9005 (4G/LTE Model/Qualcomm Snapdragon Chip/Selected Countries)
  • GT-N7200 (Prototype)
July Samsung Galaxy S4 Mini (GT-I9190)[10]
  • Galaxy S4 Mini (I9195, LTE)
  • Galaxy S4 Mini (I9192, dual-SIM)
June Samsung Galaxy S4 Active (GT-I9295)
Samsung Galaxy S4 Zoom (SM-C1010)[11]
Samsung Galaxy Pocket Neo (GT-S5310)
  • GT-S5312 (dual-SIM)
May Samsung Galaxy Star (GT-S5280)
  • GT-S5282 (dual-SIM)
  • GT-S5283 (triple-SIM)
Samsung Galaxy Core (GT-S8262)
  • GT-i8262D
Samsung Galaxy Y Plus (GT-S5303)
Samsung Galaxy Win (GT-I8550)
  • Galaxy Grand Quattro (GT-I8552, dual-SIM)
April Samsung Galaxy Mega
  • GT-I9150 (5.8")
  • GT-I9152 (5.8", dual-SIM)
  • GT-I9200 (6.3")
  • GT-I9205 (6,3", LTE)
Samsung Galaxy Fame (GT-S6810)
  • GT-S6810P (NFC)
Samsung Galaxy S4 (GT-I9500)
  • GT-I9505 (LTE)
  • GT-I9506 (LTE+)
March Samsung Galaxy Xcover 2 (GT-S7710)[12]
Samsung Galaxy Young (GT-S6310)
  • GT-S6312 (dual-SIM)
January Samsung Galaxy Grand (GT-I9080)
  • GT-I9082 (dual-SIM)
Samsung Galaxy S II Plus (GT-I9105)
Samsung Galaxy Pocket Plus (GT-S5301)
2012
November Samsung Galaxy S III Mini (GT-I8190)[13]
October Samsung Galaxy Rugby Pro (SGH-I547)
  • Samsung Galaxy Rugby LTE (SGH-i547C, Canadian market)
Samsung Galaxy Express
  • SGH-I437
September Samsung Galaxy Rush
Samsung Galaxy S Relay 4G
Samsung Galaxy Note II
Samsung Galaxy Reverb
Samsung Galaxy Victory 4G LTE (SPH-L300)
Samsung Galaxy Pocket Duos (GT-S5302)
August Samsung Galaxy S Duos (GT-S7562)
  • Galaxy S Duos (GT-S7568, China Mobile TD-SCDMA)
  • Galaxy Trend (S7560M, single-SIM)
  • Galaxy Trend II Duos (GT-S7572, different camera, 1.2 GHz dual-core CPU, Chinese Market)
July Samsung Galaxy Stellar (SCH-I200)
May Samsung Galaxy Ch@t (GT-B5330)
Samsung Galaxy Appeal (SGH-I827)
Samsung Galaxy S III (GT-I9300)[14]
  • Galaxy S III (I9305, LTE)
April Samsung Galaxy S Advance[15]
  • Galaxy S II Lite[16]
Samsung Galaxy Rugby (GT-S5690M)[17]
March Samsung Galaxy Pocket (GT-S5300)[18]
Samsung Galaxy Rugby Smart (SGH-i847)[19]
February Samsung Galaxy Beam (i8530)[20]
Samsung Galaxy Y DUOS (GT-S6102)
Samsung Galaxy Mini 2 (GT-S6500)[21]
Samsung Galaxy Ace 2 (GT-I8160)[21]
  • Samsung Galaxy Ace 2 x (GT-S7560M)
January Samsung Galaxy Ace Plus (GT-S7500[L/T/W])[22]
Samsung Galaxy Y Pro Duos (GT-B5510)[23]
  • GT-B5512(B)
2011
November Samsung Galaxy Nexus (i9250)[24]
October Samsung Galaxy Note
Samsung Stratosphere[Note 1][25]
August Samsung Galaxy Xcover (S5690)
Samsung Galaxy Precedent[26]
Samsung Galaxy Y (GT-S5360)[Note 1][27]
Samsung Galaxy M [Note 1][27]
Samsung Galaxy W (I8150)[Note 1][27]
Samsung Galaxy R (I9103)[Note 1][29]
Samsung Galaxy S Plus (GT-i9001)[Note 1][30]
June Samsung Galaxy Z[31]
Samsung Exhibit 4G (SGH-T759)[32]
May Samsung Galaxy S II (GT-I9100)[33]
April Samsung Galaxy Neo[36]
Samsung Galaxy Pro[37]
Samsung Galaxy Prevail (SPH-M820)[38]
March Samsung Galaxy Mini (GT-S5570)[39]
Samsung Galaxy Gio (GT-S5660)[39]
February Samsung Galaxy SL (GT-I9003)[41]
Samsung Galaxy Fit (S5670)[39]
Samsung Galaxy Ace (GT-S5830, GT-S5830i)[42]
2010
October Samsung Galaxy 551[Note 1][44]
August Samsung Galaxy U[45]
Samsung Galaxy 5[46]
  • Samsung Galaxy Europa[47]
  • Samsung Galaxy 550[48]
July Samsung Galaxy 3
  • Samsung Galaxy Apollo[49]
June Samsung Galaxy S (GT-I9000)[50]
2009
November Samsung Galaxy Spica[56]
June Samsung Galaxy[57]
  • GT-I7500
Notes
  1. ^ a b c d e f g Eighteen of the table entries were mentioned in Dan Rowinski's "A Brief History of the (Samsung) Galaxy" article. The remaining six were already listed in this article prior to a revision.

Samsung phablets[edit]

Samsung high-end smartphones[edit]

Tablets[edit]

Samsung Galaxy Tab[edit]

Samsung Galaxy Tab S[edit]

Samsung Galaxy Note[edit]

Media players[edit]

Camera[edit]

On 29 August 2012, Samsung introduced the smart camera called Samsung Galaxy Camera. It has 16 megapixel resolution, a lens with 21x optical zoom, 4G connectivity, and comes with the Android 4.1 Jelly Bean. During the IFA 2012 event in Berlin, Samsung confirm additional specifications that this device comes with 1.4 GHz quad-core processor and sensitivity through ISO 3200.[60]

Smart watches[edit]

Smart Fitness Bands[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

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