Samsung has now unveiled their latest addition to their On Series lineup in the form of their Galaxy On Nxt. The lower mid-range smartphone that is now available for sale in two colours namely Black and Gold on Flipkart for Rs 18,490 is the successor to the last year’s Samsung Galaxy On8 smartphone.
Off late, Samsung has slowly moves it focus primarily from flagship smartphones to budget and mid-range devices. The move was especially needed for withstanding to competitions the brand was facing from Chinese counterparts in developing markets like India. Thus, the Korean electronics firm started with the J series of devices, which was subsequently followed by the introduction of the On series. Now, the recently launched Samsung On Nxt sits at the top of the On lineup from the Korean firm.
Up front, the Samsung On Nxt comes with a 5.5 inch Full HD TFT LCD display that comes with a 2.5D curved glass. Powering the smartphone is a Exynos 7870 1.6Ghz octa core processor with eight Cortex A53. This new chip made using the 14nm FinFET process comes integrated with a Mali T830 MP1 GPU. That aside, the Samsung On Nxt packs 3GB LPDDR3 RAM and 32GB of onboard storage. There’s also a room for memory expansion via MicroSD card slot.
Talking of cameras, the Samsung On Nxt comes with a 13MP f/1.9 rear shooter that comes equipped with a single LED flash. This is again mated with an 8MP f/1.9 selfie snapper located to the front. The mid-range Galaxy smartphone also packs a Fingerprint Sensor incorporated onto the home button located at the bottom of the display. Underneath the all metal unibody framework of the Galaxy On Nxt lies a 3300mAh Li-Ion non-removable battery that can be expected to last through a day of moderate to heavy usage.
The Samsung Galaxy On Nxt supports 4G LTE and comes with two SIM slots apart from a dedicated MicroSD card slot. The rest of specifications include the regular set of connectivity features including Bluetooth 4.1, GPS and WiFi 802.11 b/g/n. It runs on Android Marshmallow 6.0.1 with Samsung’s own TouchWiz UI on top.
Samsung Galaxy On Nxt Specifications
- 5.5 inch Full HD (1920x1080p) LCD TFT Display with 2.5D Curved Glass
- Exynos 7870 Octa core processor (8 x 1.6GHz Cortex A53) with Mali T830 MP1 GPU
- 3GB RAM
- 32GB Internal Storage + Upto 256GB External Storage via MicroSD (Dedicated Slot)
- 13MP f/1.9 Rear Camera with Single LED Flash
- 8MP f/1.9 Front Camera
- 3300mAH Battery
- Fingerprint Sensor
- WiFi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.1, GPS
- Dual SIM with 4G LTE Support
- Android Marshmallow 6.0.1 with TouchWiz UI