Samsung Galaxy Fame

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Samsung Galaxy Fame
Samsung Galaxy Fame white - front.jpg
Manufacturer Samsung [1]
First released April 2013 [1]
Form factor Candybar [1]
Dimensions 113.2 x 61.6 x 11.6 mm [1]
Weight 120.6 grams [1]
Operating system Android JellyBean 4.1.2[1]
Memory 512 MB RAM [1]
Storage 4 GB [1]
Removable storage MicroSD support for up to 64GB [1]
Battery Li-Ion (1300 mAh)[1]
Display 3.5 inches HVGA LCD [1]
Rear camera 5 Megapixels AF Back Camera, VGA Front Camera [1]
Connectivity USB 2.0, Bluetooth 4.0, Wi-Fi b/g, Wi-Fi Direct, GPS Location, NFC and S-Beam (GT-S6810P) [1]

The Samsung Galaxy Fame is a low-end smartphone by Samsung Electronics which was released in February 2013.[2] Like all other Samsung Galaxy smartphones, the Galaxy Fame runs on the Android mobile operating system.[1] The phone features a 3.5 inch HVGA LCD touchscreen.[1] Depending on the model, the phone can have variants which have dual-MicroSIM or NFC capabilities.[1] Many users have found the device's capabilities to be basic, seeing it as a low-end smartphone for light users that want some of the functionality of higher end Galaxy devices.[3]


The phone follows the candybar form factor for smartphones, and features a plastic exterior.[1] The Galaxy Fame features a Broadcom BCM21654/G 1GHz processor, and comes equipped with 4 gigabytes of internal storage, which can be upgraded to 64 gigabytes through the use of an SD card.[1] The device features an accelerometer intended to translate natural gestures into commands on the phone; for example, if the phone is ringing and the user turns it face down, it will mute the incoming call, or if the user wishes to establish a Bluetooth or wireless internet connection, they can shake the device and it will automatically connect. It also features an embedded NFC chip and S-Beam which is usually only found on high-end Galaxy devices.


NFC model - GT-S6810p[edit]

The GT-S6810p is a NFC variant of the Galaxy Fame. It has 2GB of internal memory instead of 4GB

Dual SIM models - GT-S6812/GT-S6812C/GT-S6812i[edit]

The GT-S6812 is a dual SIM variant of the Galaxy Fame. A model for China Unicom (GT-S6812C) has also been released.