South Korean giant Samsung is gearing up to expand its product portfolio of budget smartphones.

As per the industry sources,Samsung will launch a new smartphone under the Galaxy C series in the China next month. The Samsung Galaxy C series are targeted towards selected smartphone markets. The company has planned to launch the handset first in China, which will be followed by its India launch.

According to rumours, the Galaxy C will be the fourth low end smartphone of the company following the Galaxy A, Galaxy E and Galaxy J series. The new budget smartphone will come with a 5.2-inch display and will be priced around $170.

Recently, Samsung launched its budget smartphone called Galaxy J3 in India. Priced at Rs 8,990 the handset flaunts a 5-inch HD display and is powered by a 1.5GHz quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 410 processor. It offers 1.5GB of RAM and 8GB ROM.

 The smartphone offers a new feature called S bike mode which claims to change the way users ride. The new ‘ S bike mode’ feature would mute the phone and automatically send a text to the caller to call later.

The Bike Mode feature will help the bikers to concentrate on the road while driving. Moreover, bikers can also mark a few contacts as important, so that they can be notified even while riding.