Samsung launched its much awaited Galaxy S4 smartphone in India with an attractive price tag of Rs 41,500. In comparison, with HTC One which is priced at Rs. 42,990 and iPhone 5 Rs. 45,500 price tag, Samsung placed its Galaxy S4 perfectly in the price slot. With Galaxy S4 Samsung brings industrys first eight-core processor and several new exciting features in the smartphone arena. Samsung has two versions of Galaxy S4 - one powered by a Qualcomm S600 processor and another powered by Samsung's 8-core Exynos processor.
In India, Samsung has launched the Exynos version. Galaxy S4 will be available in 16, 32 and 64GB variants in the market. Along with that, Samsung has included the provision for storage expansion up to 64GB via microSD card.
Highlights of Samsung Galaxy S4:
# Powered by an 8-core processor,it includes 2GB RAM, 16GB internal storage with provision to extend it through a micro SD card of up to 64GB.
# 5-inch superAMOLED screen with FullHD resolution
# 13 mega pixels rare camera with LED flashs and 2MP front camera.
# Weighs 130 gram and has a waistline measuring 7.9mm (slightly thinner and lighter than its predecessor)
# Samsung has used the latest Android 4.2 (Jelly Bean)operating system with its proprietary TouchWiz UI
# 2G, 3G, 4G, Wi-Fi, NFC, Bluetooth 4.0, microUSB 2.0 and Infrared.
Unique software features of S4
Air Gesture: Allows users to change music tracks with just wave of their hand.
Smart Pause: Enables users to control the screen by where they look. Like it pauses the video when you look away from the screen and as soon as you look again in the screen it starts right up again.
MultiWindow: While watching movie in your smart phone you can check your mail in the same screen.
Dual Shot: Allows simultaneous picture- taking of both front and rear camera.
Drama Shot: Enables users to see all the action in one continuous time laps image.
Sound and Shot: Stores sound and voice as pictures is taken.