The Samsung Galaxy S IV is Official Bringing Everything We Had Hoped For
The show in New York that lasted about an hour has now been covered for the most part and Samsung has announced its new flagship smartphone – the Galaxy S IV. The device comes with all the rumored features and adds a bunch of extras to achieve greatness.
On the hardware side, the new Samsung Galaxy S IV shines, due to the Eynos 5 Octa chip that features 4 Cortex A-15 cores and 4 Cortex A-7 cores. Plus it offers the very high performance PowerVR SGX 544MP3 GPU and 2 GB of RAM. One of the LTE variants for the US will however be packing the Snapdragon 600 chip with the Adreno 320 GPU. Compared to the previous model, the new Galaxy is slimmer, at only 7.9 mm, made out of an improved polycarbonate and weighting in at only 130 g. It comes with a very large 2600mAh battery and offers 16 to 64 GB internal storage variants.
The 5-inches Super AMOLED Panel on the Galaxy S IV offers the full HD 1920 x 1080 pixels resolution at 441 ppi. There is a 13 MP rear camera and a 2 MP in front and it also comes with a built-in IR blaster so you can use it as a remote control with your TV. On the software side Samsung has put an emphasis on innovation and its latest model, running Android 4.2.2 comes packed full with features. From instant sharing to the dual-view camera, the Galaxy S IV is great for whatever you choose to use it. It comes with the new S Translator, S Voice with improved driving mode skills, S Health and an all new Samsung Secure service for keeping your personal and work-related data safe. The device will be available in April in two colors – White Frost and Black Mist.