The Samsung Galaxy S4 Is Coming Next Month

Posted Mar 14, 2013

Earlier this evening Samsung Electronics hosted an event in Radio City Music Hall in New York City to announced the Samsung Galaxy S 4 smartphone.  The Galaxy S 4 specs include a full HD Super AMOLED display (1920 x 1080 resolution) and quad-core 1.9GHz Snapdragon 600 processor in the U.S.  Abroad, the phone will have an 8-core 1.8GHz Exynos 5 Octa processor.

The S 4 will run on Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean and will have multiple storage options at 16GB, 32GB, and 64GB.  The camera is 13 megapixels and it has a dual camera function and dual video call function.  The phone weighs 130g and is 7.9mm thick.  Below are some additional product details:

Smart Scroll

The Galaxy S4 has a smart scrolling feature that lets you tilt up or down to scroll. 

S Health

Samsung placed a health tracker into the S4 to track your steps, stairs climbed, and ambient temperature.  The phone can also track food intake, calories consumed, etc.

Smart Pause

When you are not looking at a video, it can be automatically paused.

Air View

The Air View feature on the phone lets you preview information by hovering the S Pen stylus over the screen.

S Translator

The Galaxy S 4 has a built in translation service called S Translator that works as a standalone app that can be integrated into e-mail, messaging, and Samsung ChatON.

The Galaxy S 4 will be carried by 327 mobile operators in 155 countries.  Many of the features on the device can be controlled without even touching it.


Below is a video of the announcement: