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Samsung Galaxy Xcover 3 (2015) review

Android OS v4.4.4 (KitKat)
Marvell Armada PXA1908
Vivante GC7000
1.5 GB / 8 GB
4.5 inches (480 x 800 px)
5 MP, 2592 х 1944 px, autofocus

Samsung announced the launch of the Galaxy Xcover 3 smartphone in 2015. The manufacturer is offering the Samsung Galaxy Xcover 3 phone with 4.5 inches display, Marvell Armada PXA1908 chipset, 1.5 GB of RAM and 8 GB of internal storage.

The Samsung Galaxy Xcover 3 comes with Android OS v4.4.4 (KitKat) out of the box, and a Li-Ion 2200 mAh battery.

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Samsung Galaxy Xcover 3 specifications

BrandSamsung
NameGalaxy Xcover 3
ModelSM-G388F
Release date2015

Body

The weight of Samsung Galaxy Xcover 3 is about 5.43 oz with battery, which is average compared to most of the smartphones with same size. The dimensions of this Samsung phone are average (5.23 x 2.76 x 0.39 inches).

Weight5.43 oz
Dimensions5.23 x 2.76 x 0.39 inches
Colorsgray
SIM typeMicro SIM

System

The Samsung Galaxy Xcover 3 comes with Android OS v4.4.4 (KitKat) out of the box, but it is upgradable to the next OS.

OS versionAndroid OS v4.4.4 (KitKat)
SoCMarvell Armada PXA1908
CPUQuad-core 1.2 GHz Cortex-A53
GPUVivante GC7000

Display

The size of Galaxy Xcover 3 screen is measured diagonally, from corner to corner. The 4.5 inches PLS display of Samsung Galaxy Xcover 3 with 480 x 800 px resolution is multitouch capable.

Display typePLS
Screen size4.5 inches
Resolution480 x 800 px
Multitouch supportyes

Memory

The internal memory of Samsung Galaxy Xcover 3 (1.5 GB) cannot be expanded, but the internal storage (8 GB) can be expanded with a compatible microSD card.

RAM1.5 GB
Internal storage8 GB
Memory card slotmicroSD

Camera

The camera of the Galaxy Xcover 3 is equipped with autofocus. An autofocus (or AF) optical system uses a sensor, a control system and a motor to focus on an automatically or manually selected point or area. Very few Android cameras come without autofocus.

Selfie camera2 MP
Main camera5 MP, 2592 х 1944 px, autofocus
FlashLED

Connectivity

The Samsung Galaxy Xcover 3 supports 2G, 3G and 4G/LTE networks. This phone has a built-in GPS. GPS is a highly accurate navigation system using signals from satellites to determine a location on the Earth's surface, irrespective of weather conditions. Most phones have a GPS unit on board. The Galaxy Xcover 3 comes with NFC (Near Field Communication) functionality. Near Field Communication (NFC) is a short-range wireless connectivity technology that makes life easier and more convenient for consumers around the world by making it simpler to make transactions, exchange digital content, and connect electronic devices with a touch. The Galaxy Xcover 3 phone has built-in FM radio. The built-in FM Radio is great for listening to your favorite radio station.

GSM 2G bands850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900
Network coverage2G / 3G / 4G
Wi-FiWi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n
Bluetoothv4.0, A2DP
GPSA-GPS, GLONASS
NFCyes
FM radioyes
USBmicroUSB 2.0
Headphone3.5 mm jack

Battery

The Li-Ion 2200 mAh battery gives the smartphone a good battery backup. The Li-ion is a low maintenance battery which offers high energy, is lightweight and does not require periodic full discharge. The battery of Galaxy Xcover 3 is removable. You can simply buy a new piece from the open market and interchange it easily by yourself.

TypeLi-Ion 2200 mAh

Features

Smartphones today come with a wealth of sensors to facilitate a better user experience. The accelerometer is a sensor that measures the tilting motion and orientation of the phone. This Samsung phones comes with proximity sensor. This proximity sensor detects how close the phone is to an outside object, such as your ear. The Galaxy Xcover 3 is a safe and durable IP67 dustproof and waterproof smartphone built for outdoor usage. This smartphone doesn't support fast charging technology.

Sensorsaccelerometer, compass, light, proximity
SpecialsCertified IP67 dustproof and waterproof
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The specifications above are based on the official data published by the manufacturer, but we also take user reviews into consideration. If you found an error or something lacking in the specifications above for the Samsung Galaxy Xcover 3, then don’t hesitate and signal the problem to us.

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Samsung Galaxy Xcover 3 / SM-G388F

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