Samsung Galaxy Core LTE G386W

Samsung Galaxy Core LTE G386WSamsung Galaxy Core LTE G386W Review

OS, hardware and RAM

Samsung launched LTE version of Samsung Galaxy Core handset named Samsung Galaxy Core LTE G386W in India. The phone is running latest Android v4.4.2 (KitKat) OS with powerful 1.2 GHz Quad-core processor. It has 1.5GB RAM and accelerometer, proximity, compass sensors for data acceleration and better user experience.

Operating System (OS) Android v4.4.2 (KitKat) OS
Chipset Yes
Processor 1.2 GHz Quad-core
RAM 1.5 GB
Sensors Accelerometer, proximity, compass

 Mobile network, SIM and Internet

Samsung Galaxy Core LTE G386W will support Quad band GSM, Quad band WCDMA and Pentaband LTE network. Samsung offering up to 150Mbps download speed in 4G LTE network and 42Mbps download speed in 3G HSPA+ network.

SIM Type Micro SIM
Mobile Network 2G: GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 MHz
3G: WCDMA 850 / 1700 / 1900 / 2100 MHz
4G: LTE 700 / 850 / 1700 / 1900 / 2100 MHz
Internet Speed LTE Cat4 150Mbps; HSPA+ 42 Mbps; HSDPA 21 Mbps, HSUPA 5.76 Mbps

 Display and camera

The phone has 4.5 Inches TFT capacitive touch screen with 540 x 960 pixels resolutions and 245 ppi pixels density. It has 5MP rear and VGA front camera. Camera features, LED flash, autofocus, digital zoom, geo-tagging, touch focus, panorama, HDR, video calling and face detection.

Display Size and resolutions 4.5 Inches, 540 x 960 pixels resolutions, 245 ppi
Display technology TFT capacitive touch screen
Display Protection No
Rear camera 5 MP
Front camera VGA
LED flash Yes

 Storage and local connectivity

Samsung offer 16GB internal storage in this phone. It has microSD card slot for further storage expansion. The slot will support up to 64GB microSD cards. It has Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, NFC, A-GPS and microUSB connectivity for data sharing, secure payment, positioning and data transferring.

Inbuilt Storage 16 GB
MicroSD card Support Up to 64GB
Physical Connectivity /USB microUSB v2.0
Wi-Fi Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot
Bluetooth Yes with A2DP Profile
Navigation A-GPS with GLONASS

 Battery, dimensions, multi-media and preinstalled applications

Samsung used 2100mAh Li-Ion battery in this phone, which can be provide up to 13 hours continuous talktime. The phone measures 5.23 x 2.61 x 0.39 inches dimensions and 137 grams weight.

Battery capacity 2100mAh Li-Ion battery
Talk time Up to 13 hours
Standby time
Dimension 5.23 x 2.61 x 0.39 inches
Weight 137 grams
FM Radio Yes
Supported audio file formats MP3, AAC, WMA, AMR
Supported video file formats 3GP, MP4, WMV, FLV
Preinstalled applications Yes

Samsung Galaxy Core LTE G386W Price in India: Rs. 14,499/- (Approx)

3 thoughts on “Samsung Galaxy Core LTE G386W

  1. Alen
    05/12/2014 at 9:07 am

    samsung unveils another low cost galaxy series phone in India named Galaxy Core LTE G386W. Noted features are 16gb storage and morethan 2000 mah battery.

  2. dani
    05/12/2014 at 9:20 am

    nice phone and good look

  3. Gurjeet singh
    07/09/2016 at 8:51 am

    I am using samsung galaxy core lte g386w but Indian 4g do not support this handset I tried on idea network

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