Samsung Galaxy S4 Active and S4 Zoom launched
Samsung has finally launched in the country the two variants of the Galaxy S4 flagship – the ruggedized Samsung Galaxy S4 Active and the camera-centric Samsung Galaxy S4 Zoom.
Galaxy S4 Active is an IP67-certified smartphone that is designed to take on the elements indoors and outdoors. It is dustproof, which can handle not just sand but also finer particles like powder, and can be sumberged under a meter of water for 30 minutes.
Other specs include a 1.9GHz quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 600 CPU, 2GB of RAM, 16GB of internal storage, a 2,600mAh battery and the 5.0-inch TFT full HD display which is bright and crisp but could use a little boost in contrast.
Samsung Galaxy S4 Active specs:
5.0-inch TFT LCD @ 1920x1080p, 443ppi
1.9GHz quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 600 CPU
16GB internal memory
MicroSD up to 64GB
HSPA+, 4G LTE
GPS w/ aGPS support
8MP autofocus rear camera with LED flash
2MP front-facing camera
Android 4.2.2 Jellybean
Dimension: 139.7 x 71.3 x 9.1mm
The Galaxy S4 Active has an SRP of Php27,990 and will be available in three different color options: Urban Grey, Dive Blue and Orange Flare.
Next is the Galaxy S4 Zoom which has a smaller 4.3-inch qHD sAMOLED screen, 1.5GHz Dual-Core Processor, 1.5GB of RAM, 8GB of internal storage and a 2,330mAh battery. Although not as beefy as the S4 and the S4 Active, it however carries a 16 megapixel BSI CMOS Sensor with 10X optical zoom and Optical Image Stabilizer (OIS).
Samsung Galaxy S4 Zoom specs:
4.3-inch qHD S-AMOLED display, 256ppi
Corning Gorilla Glass 3
1.5GHz dual-core processor
8GB internal storage
Expandable up to 64GB
16MP BSI CMOS Sensor
ISO Range: 100-3200 (full-stop increments)
Focal range: 24-240mm
Aperture range: f/3.1 – f/6.3
Built-in XENON flash
3G/HSPA+, 4G LTE
WiFi 802.11 b/g/n, dual channel
A-GPS w/ GLONASS
Li-Ion 2,330mAh battery
Android Jelly bean v.4.2
Dimension: 125.5 x 63.5 x 15.4 mm
The Samsung Galaxy S4 Zoom has an SRP of Php23,490.