Samsung Electronics announced Thursday the fourth generation Galaxy S, the Galaxy S 4. It comes with a larger screen size and battery, minimized bezel, in a light (130g) and slim (7.9mm) shape.
“With the Galaxy S 4, Samsung is again going to enhance the way we live,” said JK Shin, president and Head of IT & Mobile Communications Division at Samsung.
Galaxy S 4 has a Full HD Super AMOLED display to showcase images. Its 5-inch large screen has 441 ppi for better viewing quality. Equipped with a 13 megapixel rear camera, the Galaxy S 4 also boasts a ‘Dual Camera’ function that allows simultaneous use of both front and rear cameras.
Moreover, Galaxy S 4 supports HSPA+42 Mbps and 4G LTE. Especially, the LTE version supports up to 6 different band sets which allows it to function in most LTE coverage areas as well as enabling global LTE roaming. Furthermore, TDD/FDD LTE Dual Mode version will be introduced later this year, said Samsung.
Samsung Galaxy S 4 will be available from Q2 globally including US, partnering with AT&T, Sprint, T-Mobile, Verizon Wireless, as well as US Cellular and Cricket.
In Europe, Samsung Galaxy S 4 is partnering with global mobile operators such as Deutsche Telecom, EE, H3G, Orange, Telenor, Telia Sonera, Telefonica, and Vodafone.