Samsung already released the pricing for the new Galaxy Y Duos handset.\u00a0 This new Android handset was announced last December together with the Galaxy Y Duos Pro but it will soon be available in the\u00a0Philippines. The\u00a0Samsung Galaxy Y Duos\u00a0is a follow-up to the popular Galaxy Y handset.\u00a0 This time, however, Samsung has added dual-SIM functionality, increased the screen size and used a 3 megapixel camera. \u00a0\u00a0The\u00a0Samsung Galaxy Y\u00a0had a 3-inch screen and a 2 megapixel camera while the new Galaxy Y Duos has a 3.14-inch screen and a 3-megapixel shooter. Here are the complete specs of the Samsung Galaxy Y Duos. Samsung Galaxy Y Duos Specifications \t3.14-inch QVGA TFT LCD with 240\u00d7320 resolution \t832MHz processor \tAndroid 2.3 Gingerbread, TouchWiz \t3 Megapixel fixed-focus camera \tVideo Recording QVGA@24fps \t3.5mm Ear Jack, Stereo FM Radio with RDS \tDual-SIM \tChatON, Samsung Hub, Kies \tA-GPS, Geotagging \tBluetooth 3.0, USB 2.0 \tmicro-USB storage up to 32GB \tWi-Fi 802.11 b\/g\/n \tAccelerometer, Digital compass, Proximity \tFM radio \t109.8 x 60 x 11.98 mm, 109 g \tLi-ion 1300 mAh battery The biggest addition is the\u00a0dual-SIM functionality, a feature that\u2019s becoming a necessity nowadays.\u00a0 The bigger 3 megapixel camera should also perform better than the 2 megapixel sensor on the original Galaxy Y.\u00a0 \u00a0The design has also been changed a bit, with the most noticeable change being the back cover. \u00a0While the previous model sported a silver back, the new one has a glossy back cover. Samsung is going to sell the Galaxy Y Duos at a higher price.\u00a0 The Galaxy Y retails for P5,990 while the Samsung Galaxy Duos will retail for P8,990, or a difference of P3,000.\u00a0 Admittedly, the specs and features of the Galaxy Y duos are better.\u00a0 Does the improved specs justify the increase in price? \u00a0This should be answered in my upcoming hands-on review. \u00a0Do watch out for that. According to Samsung, the Samsung Galaxy Y Duos will be available in stores starting second week of February.