Tizen-powered Samsung Z1 Smartphone to Launch in India on December 10th

South Korea’s Samsung is gearing up to launch a new sub-$100 (Roughly Rs 6200) smartphone running on its own Tizen operating system in India later this month, South Korea’s Maeil Business Newspaper said.

According to the reports, the Samsung Z1 will be equipped with a 4-inch touchscreen display, alongside a resolution of 480 x 800 pixels. It will powered by a 1.2GHz dual-core Spreadtrum SC7727S processor, coupled with 512MB of RAM and Mali-400 GPU.

The Samsung Z1 will include a 3.2MP primary snapper with an LED flash and also a VGA secondary camera on the front. In terms of connectivity options, the phone has dual-SIM (WCDMA+GSM), Wi-Fi, Bluetooth v4.0, FM Radio, 3G and GPS. The Samsung Z1 will offer the Club Samsung 2.0 service, which provides access to local music, videos, TV shows and other content.