Samsung has recently launched
its flagship smartphone, the Galaxy S4, at an unpacked event in New York. This smartphone is expected to retail from April 2013.
It is a well-known fact that Samsung Galaxy S4 will come with a 1.6GHz Exynos octa-core processor in some regions, and a 1.9GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon quad-core processor in others. As per a new report by SamMobile, India is likely to get the 1.6GHz Exynos octa-core processor version.
The same report states that most European countries will also get the 1.6GHz Exynos octa-core processor, while US and Australia will be getting their hands on the 1.9GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon quad-core processor.
Some countries such as Malaysia, Korea, Saudi Arabia, United Arab Emirates, France, Germany etc. are expected to get both the versions of Samsung Galaxy S4.
Samsung Galaxy S4 sports a 5-inch full-HD screen with a resolution of 1080x1920 pixels, and pixel density of 441ppi. This smartphones has 2GB of RAM and a PowerVR SGX544MP3 triple-core GPU.
The smartphone will come in 16GB, 32GB and 64GB variants but will also feature a microSD card slot for expanding the memory.
For camera, Samsung Galaxy S4 packs in 13-megapixels rear shooter and a 2-megapixel one on the front. The Galaxy S4 also offers more camera features including dual-shot, employing the use of both front and back camera, an eraser shot mode to remove people from photos, and a Cinemagram like feature called Cinema Photo, among several other tricks.
Recently, Geekbench 2 benchmark test of Samsung Galaxy S 4 had been posted online. In this Geekbench 2 benchmark test, Samsung Galaxy S4 is pitted against its competitors such as iPhone 5, BlackBerry Z10, HTC One, BlackBerry Z10, LG Nexus 4 and also Samsung Galaxy S III. As per these test results Samsung Galaxy S4 is the fastest smartphone available right now.
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