Samsung Galaxy Z becomes Galaxy R for UK, coming out later this month

Samsung Galaxy R


Samsung’s Galaxy Z that was limited to Sweden till now has got a new country and a name. The phone will arrive by end of this month in UK and will be known as Galaxy R. Apart from the name change, we’re looking at the same Galaxy Z.

Unlike Galaxy S II, Galaxy R is powered by Nvidia’s 1GHz dual-core Tegra 2 processor and comes with a 4.2-inch Super LCD screen. The phone adopts a metallic back to give it a premium look and features a 5MP camera with 720p HD video recording and playback, Wi-Fi, GPS, FM Radio, 8GB internal memory and microSD card slot supporting up to 32GB.

No details on the pricing but expect it to be cheaper than Galaxy S II.