Samsung is the most popular among the biggest players of smartphone brand across the Globe. It has recently developed smart phones running Tizen OS, as an alternative to its Android-based smartphones. Samsung Galaxy S4 is one of the top rated mobiles among the “S” series of Samsung smartphones. It was launched in April 2013. This phone is available in four variants such as White frost, Black mist, Arctic blue and Black edition.
Samsung galaxy S4 is powered with a Quad-core 1.2 GHz Cortex-A7 and Quad-core 1.6 GHz Cortex-A15 & processor and a chipset configuration of Exynos 5 Octa 5410 and a graphics processor provided by PowerVR SGX544MP3. It runs on an android based operating system of version 4.4.2 Kitkat and is upgradable to version 5.0.1 Lollipop.
The display of this device is designed with Super AMOLED capacitive touch screen with 16M colors and has a handy size of 5 inches with an HD resolution of 1080×1920 pixel capacity. The screen is protected against breakage and scratches by a Corning Gorilla Glass 3. Its Touchwiz UI features enable the multi touch option. Galaxy S4 is powered with a high power, removable Li-ion 2600 mAh battery which provides 370 hours of long lasting stand-by and talk time of 17 hours and non-stop music play up to 62 hours.
Samsung galaxy S4 has a super fast 2GB RAM capacity providing great effort for multi-tasking and has an internal storage capacity of 16/32/64 GB where the pricing ranges according to the storage capacity and is expandable up to 64 GB. The 13 MP primary autofocus camera is enabled with LED flash makes you to take vivid and beautiful pictures. It records videos in Full HD in 30 fps with zero shutter lag. The secondary camera is 2 MP wide. The spectacular feature of this camera is the Shot and Sound mode which enables you to record the audio up to 9 seconds and attach any picture to it.
Samsung Galaxy S4 is available at a price range of Rs.11500-30799 falling into the price group of 7/10. This Samsung “S” series are considered to be a little more in cost but greater in performance. The other most amazing features of this phone are the S translator which can be used for different languages, air gestures, group play with a variant range of sensors Samsung borne apps like Samsung kies, chat on, watch on, etc.
The stunning feature of this phone is that it acts as universal remote controller for many of home appliances like television, home theater system, DVD or set top box making the users crave over this device. Samsung galaxy S4 is preferable over Xiaomi Mi4 and Lenovo Vibe X2 due to its low price extra ordinary features like group play and universal remote control, but has a disadvantage of overheating.