Samsung Galaxy S4 stressed that the concept of Life companion. Compare to Galaxy S3, it is upgrade from 4.8 inches to 5 inches Full HD Super AMOLED display (441ppi) screen and running Android 4.2.1 operating system, equipped with 1.8GHz Exynos 5410 eight-core processor built-in Samsung released early 2GBRAM, have 16/32/64GB and 8 sensor, with 13 million pixel camera, support for the front and rear camera to take pictures at the same time.
Samsung advent S4: betting software vs. Apple
The Galaxy S4 has both 3G and 4G versions to support 4GLTE network and roaming.
The Galaxy S4 also has infrared LED, and remote control. Software Samsung Galaxy S3 stressed the continuity of the phone automated intelligent operation tone in the Galaxy S4 at the press conference began to emphasize Knox function, allows the user to distinguish between the office and entertainment on the same phone.
S Translator is a built in translation service that works as a standalone app (which does voice to voice translation), but also integrates into email, messaging, and Samsung's ChatON service (though not Gmail or Google Talk). Group Play allows up to 8 devices to directly connect via NFC for sharing photos and music, which, whatever, but the cool thing is it lets you game together.
At launch it will work with Asphalt 7 and Gun Bros 2. Pretty cool idea. Adapt Display will change the color of your screen if it senses you're reading a lot of text on white, making it more of a sepia tone, which is easier on the eyes.
Truthfully, there are too many modifications to go into, and most of them aren't things you'll ever use. Which is really the S IV's biggest problem.
There is no doubt that this is a superior performance configuration Android flagship phone. Galaxy S4 can be sustained in the the Galaxy S3 era of performance and superior Samsung high-end smart phone flagship strategy will obtain further verification.
Compared to the initial rise of the smartphone hardware upgrades just a smooth evolution rather than stunning revolution.
Android smartphone makers to launch another round of hardware arms race in the past two years, the screen was a mainstream 3.5-inch, 4-inch, 4.8-inch, to the Galaxy S4 upgrade to 5-inch. Upgrade to 8-core chip from single-core, dual-core, quad-core to the Galaxy S4.
"Bigger, faster, thinner, clearer" has become the main theme of the evolution of smart phones, but just from the hardware upgrades are hard to please the growing consumers.
Samsung seems no longer spend too much time stressed the advances in hardware, to restore the people's lives through the musical scene, the interpretation of the the Galaxy S4 "life companion" concept.
So the Knox function, the user can distinguish between the office and entertainment features on the same phone. In the photo, the 1,300-pixel camera can move forward and backward at the same time, increased Sound Shot feature automatically record 5 seconds of audio before the photo. Drama Shot feature 100 photos taken within four seconds, and then pick the favorite part of these photos.
Prior to the exposure the suspension Preview (Air Views) are also highlighted in the press conference, fingers hovering can preview the photos in the folder above. The Galaxy S4 Home Sync function is emphasized by the S4 NFC pairing to share content with television. S Voice Drive function is used to driving a car, you can read text messages and voice feedback reply message.
Galaxy S3 supports two phone touch share S Beam function after the S4 increase Smart Switch program supports multiple phone first be transferred to a computer, and then sync to the Galaxy S4. Even if the user touch screen phone wet inconvenient, Air Gesture touch-screen operation phone.
Even some Galaxy S4 case accessories, such as S View Cover, so that the user not need to open the protective cover to view caller information.
Despite many software innovation, but compared with the independent iOS mobile operating system and the ecosystem around the App Store, Apple, software is still the soft underbelly of the Samsung.
In 2010, Samsung had launched its own operating system Bada, but only 3% of the market share. On 2013, Samsung announced that it will own Bada system is integrated into the open-source system Tizen, the Tizen mobile phone will be launched in 2013.
The Galaxy S4 will be at the end of April, listed in 155 countries.