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Unpacked: Samsung Galaxy S4 Details!

Unpacked: Samsung Galaxy S4 Details!

By: Tatiana G. King

Samsung unleashed the Galaxy S4 to the masses with a huge blow out of epic Broadway proportions (like I expected). To be frank the whole show and presentation was utterly bizarre and more closely resembled the Oscars mixed with the production level of the Tony Awards than it did a consumer device launch. If you missed the livestream from Radio City, check out the video below:

Craziness aside, here’s some details on the S4:

The Breakdown

  • 5.0″, Full HD Super AMOLED LED Screen
    • 1080 x 1920 pixels, 441 ppi density
    • Corning Gorilla Glass 3
  • Thickness: 7.9mm, Weight: 130grams
  • Qualcomm Snapdragon 600 chipset – 1.9 GHz Quad Core processor (in North America, Source: GSM Arena);
  • Micro SIM
  • 13 MP Camera back camera; 2 MP Front Facing Camera
    • Can record up to 1080p video on both cameras
    • Dual Shot, Dual Recording, Dual Video Call
  • Battery: 2600 mAh (Note: no word on battery life yet)
  • Micro SD slot; expandable up to 64GB of storage space
  • Android 4.2.2 (Jelly Bean; the latest Android version)
  • Sensors: Infrared LED, gyroscope, accelerometer, compass, proximity, barometer, temperature, humidity
  • Micro USB 2.0, Bluetooth 4.0
  • Colors: Black (“Black Frost”) or White (“White Mist”)
  • Supports LTE & HSPA +42Mbps
  • Available in “April” on:
    • Verizon
    • TMobile
    • Sprint
    • AT&T; (Note: All demo phones during the Samsung Unpacked event were running on AT&Ts network)

Full Samsung Galaxy S4 Press Release and official details

I got to use a couple of demo units for about 10 minutes total and was able to review the screen, cameras, and “Smart Features” (like Smart Pause). Rather than do a huge hands-on impression entry, I can answer any and all questions about the S4. Be sure to leave a comment below!

About Grand Duchess of Tech

Tatiana King-Jones, the self-proclaimed “Grand Duchess of Tech”, has served the social media and Internet community, as a thought leader and tech blogger. As creator of Love At 1st Byte she follows and reports on the trends in the consumer device market. Mrs. King-Jones also co-hosts the popular LoudSpeakersNetwork podcast, FanBrosShow.

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