- Dual sim support
- Good battery life
- Good Camera
- Low Processing
- Low RAM space
- Small screen
Samsung Rex 80 is a good looking low end smartphone by Samsung. It is one of the member of Rex family. It was launched along with Samsung Galaxy Rex 60 and Samsung Rex 70 . The Samsung Rex 80 is not loaded with any special feature. All the feature loaded in it are basic except the dual sim featutre which allows it to juggle between two sims and its 3.2 MP gives some decent clicks.
Design And Build:
The Samsung Rex 80 is a dual sim low end smartphone which is not loaded with any amazing features. The design and build of Samsung Rex 80 is highly basic, bar form which has curved edges at the sides. The size of the screen is just 3 inches which makes it fit easily in palm. Also the weight is not so heavy which makes it easy to carry around. The body of the phone is made up of plastic which can break easily if exposed to rough and tough situations. The front side of the screen has a 3 inch display which is coupled with a big home key at the centre below the screen. On the either sides there are touch call and end call buttons on the either side of home button. The volume rocker button is on the left and the power button is on the left hand side. The 3.5 mm jack is at the top.
The only good feature in Samsung Rex 80 is its 3.2 MP camera which allows the user some decent clicks. There are no special features added in Samsung Rex 80's camera. Samsung Rex 80 doesn't have LED flash which gives added advantage of clicking images in dark background or at night. Also there is no front camera which can give another option of video calling or Skype. The camera of Samsung Rex 80 takes decent clicks outdoors but the indoor images are grainy and dark.
The display size of Samsung Rex 80 is 3 inches which is average for a low end smartphone. The average display is loaded with 240 x 320 pixels which is low so the user cant expect more output from the screen. The images and videos are basic which give low quality viewing experience. The screen of Samsung Rex 80 has 256K display colours which gives average display output. The Samsung Rex 80 has a resistive touch scren which gives the user one finger touch interface. The touch interface is also basic and not so good.
The Samsung Rex 80 comes with a single core XMM 2150 CPU which doesn't give high end performance. The speed of Samsung Rex 80 is slow and it hangs a number of times. It comes with proprietary OS which gives slow performance and output. You cannot expect Samsung Rex 80 to give high end performance like HTC one or Samsung Galxy S4 as it is not backed with high end processor, RAM or OS. All the Components are basic and the output is slow.
Power On It:
The Samsung Rex 80 is loaded with 1000 mAh battery which gives decent battery life. The capacity of the battery is less because of which the size of the battery is small which helps in reducing the weight of the phone. Samsung Rex 80 gives the talktime of about 14.16 hrs and standby time of about 625 hrs. Compared to other smartphones with same price range the battery performance of Samsung Rex 80 is average.
All in all Samsung Rex 80 is a good looking low end smartphone which doesn't have any special features. It is a basic smartphone which has dual sim feature and 3.2 MP camera. Instead of Samsung Rex 80 you can also check out Celkon A79 and Karbonn A4 which are available in nearly same price and better features.