The Galaxy Grand did well in the Kenyan market largely due to its great features and affordable price. Its success might have inspired Samsung to release its second iteration, the Samsung Galaxy Grand 2.
The Grand 2 is now available in Kenya and like its predecessor, it is a dual SIM phone. The Grand 2 comes Android 4.3 (Jelly Bean), 5.25 inch (1280 x 720 pixels) screen, 8 Megapixel back camera (3264 x 2448 pixels) with autofocus & LED flash. It also comes with a quad core 1.2GHz processor, 1.5GB of RAM and 8GB internal storage.
SIM: Micro-SIM – Dual SIM
Dimensions: 5.78 x 2.96 x 0.35 inches
Weight: 163 grams
Expendable memory: Up to 64Gb via MicroSD
Front Camera: 1.9 Megapixel camera
Battery: Li-Ion 2600 mAh battery
Talk time: 17 hours
Available colours: Black and white
The Grand 2 is retailing at Ksh. 36,500 with 1.5GB data from Safaricom.