Samsung Galaxy Core

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Samsung Galaxy Core
Samsung Galaxy Core logo.png
Samsung Galaxy Core GT-I8262.png
Samsung Galaxy Core GT-I8262
Compatible networksGSM/GPRS/EDGE
850 900 1800 1900 MHz
850, 900, 2100 MHz
First releasedJune 2013
PredecessorSamsung Galaxy Ace 2
SuccessorSamsung Galaxy Core 2
Form factorSlate
Dimensions129.3 mm (5.09 in) H
67 mm (2.6 in) W
9 mm (0.35 in) D
Mass124 grams (4.4 oz)
Operating systemAndroid 4.1.2 Jellybean (Upgradable to Nougat 7.1.1)
System on chipQualcomm Snapdragon S4 MSM8225 or Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Play
CPU1.2 GHz Dual Core or 1.0 GHz Dual Core
GPUAdreno 203 or Adreno 220
Memory1 GB
Storage8 GB
Removable storageMicroSD support for up to 64 GB
Battery1800 mAh
Data inputsCapacitive Touchscreen, Compass (Magnetometer), Proximity, Accelerometer
Display4.3 inches, 480 x 800 pixels (217 ppi) TFT LCD capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
Rear camera5 Megapixel, with LED Flash
Front cameraVGA, 640x480
ConnectivitymicroUSB 2.0, Bluetooth 3.0, Wi-Fi, GPS

Samsung Galaxy Core GT-I8260 single sim card slot model and Samsung Galaxy Core GT-I8262 dual sim card variant are smartphone manufactured by Samsung Electronics that runs on the open source Android 4.1.2 Jellybean operating system. Announced by Samsung in early May 2013,[2] the Dual-SIM model has been released in mid-to-late May 2013, and the single-SIM version for July 2013.


S Voice on Samsung Galaxy Core.
Rear View of Samsung Galaxy Core.

The device has similar design and specs to the Samsung Galaxy SIII. This phone also has S Voice, which is a feature found on high-end Samsung Galaxy devices. A key selling point of the device is its dual sim capability.

Model variants[edit]

Galaxy Core Plus (SM-G350)[edit]

This version of Samsung Galaxy Core is available only in certain European countries. It also shares same model codes as Galaxy Trend 3, Galaxy Star 2 Plus or Galaxy Star Advance (SM-G350L and G350M) Some models have 3MP camera such as SM-G350E. See also the Samsung Galaxy Core Prime which is a more upgraded version, which is newer and has higher specifications.

Galaxy Core Safe (SHW-M580D)[edit]


Galaxy Trend 3 (SM-G3502)[edit]

Dual SIM version for China, but without flash. Still has a camera though.

Galaxy Core 4G (SM-G386F)[edit]

China Mobile's TD-LTE Model.

Galaxy Style Duos (GT-I8260)[edit]

Single sim card slot.

Galaxy Style Duos (GT-I8262)[edit]

Dual sim card slots.

Galaxy Style Duos (GT-I8262D)[edit]

Galaxy Style (SCH-I829)[edit]


Galaxy Core Prime (SM-G360P)[edit]

Released 2014, November; GSM, LTE (Cat4), HSPA, Single SIM (Duos Dual SIM). Quad-core 1.2 GHz Cortex-A53.

See also[edit]


  1. ^ "Galaxy Core Specs & Latest News | Samsung". The Verge. 28 May 2013. Retrieved 18 July 2013.
  2. ^ a b Cooper, Daniel (6 May 2013). "Samsung Galaxy Core is real: low-end specs, 4.3-inch WVGA display and a dual-SIM option". Retrieved 18 July 2013.
  3. ^ "Samsung Mobile Press". Samsung Mobile Press. Archived from the original on 6 August 2013. Retrieved 11 July 2013.