The Galaxy Grand will be available in two versions, a dual SIM version (GT-I9082) and a single SIM version (GT-I9080). The dual SIM variant will be the first to hit stores.
The 5-inch WVGA (800x480) screen is of the TFT LCD variety.
The Samsung Galaxy Grand runs Android 4.1.2 (Jelly Bean) and is powered by a 1.2 GHz Dual Core processor.
Inspired by the success of the Galaxy Note and its successor the Note II, Samsung has unveiled its budget 5-inch smartphone the Galaxy Grand.
The phone has an 8 megapixel camera and a 2 megapixel front camera.
In the blog post announcing the release, Samsung has not revealed details about the phone's availability and pricing.