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Samsung Galaxy S4
Talking of the Samsung phones and the first thing that comes in our mind is bets quality and amazing features imbibed in the device. After the super success of Galaxy range of smart phone people around the world look out for the new devices in the series. So far each and every device from the series whether high end smart phone Galaxy S3 or mid range device Galaxy Y all have been received with open hands. Now the company is all set to release yet another mind blowing device in the shape of Samsung Galaxy S4. After the successful Galaxy S3 the expectation from this device are very high. The device is reaching the market by April 26th.

Let’s take a glimpse at some of its important features

The most notable features of the handset include screen of 5 inches that is smooth and fluid in nature.  The screen of the phone is so big that it can easily give Galaxy Note 2 a close competition.The snapper of the phone stands at 13MP that has impressive resolution to capture amazing pictures in all light condition.

The latest flagship phone from Samsung is designed quite meticulously taking into account all the aspects and putting together best of features which could easily take on the likes of Apple iPhone 5 and recently released HTC one and Sony Xperia Z. It won’t come as a surprise if it takes on the Android crown as well. The device comes with latest Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean operating system which is fastest around and gives high impression in all of its operations.

Size & build

With trend towards big and bold device it was expected that the new handset will be no small either. After setting the trend with Galaxy Note the company is not shying from bringing more bigger and better handset in the mobile market. It is certainly incredible how the company manages to bring such big handset with so much ease.

The new Galaxy S4 is big and bold device bigger than that of Galaxy S3 with sleek dimensions of 69.8mm x 136.6mm and 7.9mm.  The best part is even with such big dimensions the device is light and easy to carry around. With weight of only 130 grams it is among the lightest phone around after Apple iPhone 5 and Xperia Z.  The device is crafted entirely out of plastic.  It is available in two shades of black and white. You can by any according to your preference.

The position of the buttons has been kept similar to that of S3. There is on/off button on the right and volume on the left. Next there is headphone jack at the top that is used for plugging in the headphones and listening to music. Charging port is at the bottom. The home button is placed at the bottom of the phone.

Impressive Features

When Galaxy S3 was launched in the market the features of the phone were the talk of the town. So is the case with S4 that comes with many enduring features that will make the device all more popular and demanding. Some of the features that were present in the previous offering have been kept intact. These are Smart Stay with inclusion of smart pause.

This feature allows users to view the particular movie, pictures or videos continuously without light going off.  It is because the front camera in the phone identifies your eye.  And with smart pause as you move your eyes away from the screen the movie automatically stops and then resumes again from the same place where you had left it.  This feature is new and highly responsive in its working as well.

Then you also have smart scroll which allows you to move your screen side ways, up and down any way which you like to view your screen, images, movies and web pages.  Taking inspiration from Galaxy Note there has been addition of Air View which allows you to hover your screen over the phone that will give the hint of videos or email you may like to see.

Air gesture has been included in the phone through which user can move their hand up and down to scroll the web pages or answer any call. With group play you can connect to your friends who have the same Galaxy handset and play songs and games together.

Giant Screen - 5 Inch The Biggest

The display of the phone stands at 5 inches which is most gigantic in nature. It is way ahead of its contemparies like HTC One (4.7 inches),iPhone 5( 4 inches ) and recently released Nokia  Lumia 920 having screen size of 4.5 inches.

It is not only the screen size that is massive in nature even the screen resolution of the phone is quite striking and impressive in nature. The graphics are display having sharp resolution, high color contrast and amazing quality.

Boisterous Camera - 13MP With Auto Focus LED Flash

The camera of the device is one feature which each of the buyer will want to flaunt and desire. The venerated device comes with massive snapper of 13MP that is superb in its feel and working. It captures impressive pictures and record videos in all light conditions. The numerous pictures enhancing features are present in the phone which include LED flash, auto focus, geo tagging and image stabilization. Besides, there is secondary camera also available in the phone that allows smooth vide calling and also capturing self portrait pictures.

Other noted features include dual shot through which one can capture two pictures at a time utilizing both front and the rear camera. This gives impressive picture in picture images. Drama shot allows you to put together several random pictures into one shot. Racer shot is designed for removing the moving person from otherwise great picture!

Quick Performance - 1.6 GHz Processor, 2GB RAM

The phone is running with Exynos OCTO processor with 1.6GHz of processor supported with 2GB of RAM to run all the high power applications with ease. The massive storage space is also available in the phone that allows smooth storage of wide amount of data like images, movies and games. There are three memory slots available in the device which is 16GB, 32GB and 64GB. Buyers can use any depending on their needs. Further the memory space is expandable to 64GB through micro SD card slot.

Battery - 2,600 mAh 

There is up gradation on the battery front as well with 2,600mAH that lasts much longer than that of Galaxy S3. It is potent enough to run videos, play games and carry out multiple operations without any lack.

Wrap up

There are no second thoughts to the fact that Galaxy S4 is a great step up from the previous offering from the company. There are many ups in the phone like camera, screen and processor which make the device a must have. There are host of new applications in the phone as well. It is definitely the Android phone of the year.

Getting the device is simple and affordable with lucrative mobile phone deals available in the UK market. These deals are SIM Free, Pay as you go and Contract deal. Best and cost saving offers are rendered in association with contract deal.

These deals are presented by leading mobile networks of UK which are Vodafone, Three, T-Mobile and O2. Once in contract that is for the duration of 12, 18 and 24 months one can avail array of free gifts and incentives. These are laptop, LCD TV, DVD Player and more. Not only this there are incentives like free text messages and free talk time as well.