Samsung Galaxy Music announcement rumored for October 11

Samsung Galaxy Music announcement rumored for October 11

Samsung is reportedly sending out invitations to an October 11 event where they will be announce something new for their fans.  It’s said that the little soiree takes place at a recently opened Samsung store in Germany and could revolve around a Galaxy Music device.

The first time we saw the reference to a Galaxy Music came just this week when it was listed among other Samsung models promised to receive Android 4.1 Jelly Bean.  Presumably this is the latest in the Galaxy Media series and functions as a device that handles everything but calls.  On the other hand, the switch from media to music tells us it could potentially have less hardware and maybe lower price.

The details for the Galaxy Music are said to include Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich, a 3-inch display, 850MHz processor, 512MB RAM, 4GB internal storage, and 3-megapixel camera.  Still beefier than some phones on the market, the Galaxy Music is said to offer microSD slot and feature front-facing loudspeakers, a dedicated music app key, FM Radio (built-in FM antenna), Samsung’s SoundAlive technology and SRS.  Oh, and then there’s this bit about it coming in single-SIM and dual-SIM models.  Strange stuff to be certain, but we’ll get more details soon.

What do you think of the Galaxy Music as it stands today?  Is there any reason to even put something like this out or would Samsung be better served with focusing on higher-end stuff?


About author

Scott Webster
Scott Webster 6601 posts

Scott has been running AndroidGuys since 2007 and loves nothing more than reading up on the latest smartphone rumors. His other mobile efforts can be found on Android Update (CNET) where he covers Google's mobile platform.

You might also like

News and Rumors

First look at all-metal Samsung Galaxy S6 that may have just leaked out

Whilst CES 2015 is busy happening, the Samsung Galaxy S6 may have just leaked out, with our first look at the all-metal device. Samsung tested out their new design language


Samsung unveils Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 Edge for April 10

Samsung, as expected, today announced its latest flagship smartphone experience, the Galaxy S6. What’s more, it also unveiled a dual-edge variant known as the Galaxy S6 edge. Yes, that’s a

Editor's Picks

10 of the most popular apps this week (January 23)

Welcome back to the regular series aimed at helping Android users get more from their devices. If you’re looking for some new Android apps or games check it out: we


Leave a Reply