Samsung has launched its latest hi-fi smartphones the Galaxy Alpha, much ahead of Apple could bring its much-hyped iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus to the Indain shore making it an interesting battle for the tech giants here.
Resembling more of an iPhone 6, Galaxy Alpha priced Rs.39,990, runs on Android 4.4.4 KitKat and features a 4.7-inch HD (720×1280 pixels) Super AMOLED display, in a smaller display, measuring 6.7mm in width and weighs 115 grams.
With a spped of 1.8GHz and a quad-core 1.3GHz, it works in HMP mode, running all the eight cores simultaneously. With a 2GB RAM and 32GB of internal memory, it doesn’t have a micro SD card slot. Powered by 1,860 mAh battery, which is lower than the other range of phones in the category, the smartphone boasts of a fingerprint scanner and a removable back cover.
The video camera can capture UHD 4K videos with 3840 x 2160 resolution at 30fps and its rear and front cameras include a 12MP and a 2.1MP one. In addition, it has 4G/LTE, Wi-Fi and GPRS/ EDGE.
Available in a a rectangular, grooved metal design similar to iPhone 6, the Galaxy Alpha stands out with a slight bulge on the top and bottom, meant for a better grip of the phone while on the move. It has a slightly extended bottom frame and is available in Charcoal Black, Dazzling White, Frosted Gold, Sleek Silver, and Scuba Blue colours.
PREMIUM METAL FRAME
The first ever Samsung GALAXY smartphone with a high quality metal frame, the GALAXY Alpha exudes luxury and sophistication. The fine crafting of the phone further accentuates the classy look and feel of the metal frame.
Slimmed down to 6.7 mm, the GALAXY Alpha features all the advanced technology of Samsung GALAXY phones and offers an excellent grip. Enjoy a sleek design and great features in the slimmest GALAXY phone ever.
Never miss important calls because of a dead battery. Ultra Power Saving mode dramatically reduces battery consumption by shutting down unnecessary functions, ensuring your phone is available when you need it.
Multi-SIM & Single-SIM
SIM card size
Network: 4G LTE FDD, 4G LTE TDD
2G GSM: GSM850, GSM900, DCS1800, PCS1900
3G UMTS: B1(2100), B2(1900), B5(850), B8(900)
4G FDD LTE: B1(2100), B2(1900), B3(1800), B5(850), B7(2600), B8(900), B28(700)
4G TDD LTE: B40(2300)
USB Version: USB 2.0
Location Technology: GPS, Glonass
Headphone socket: 3.5mm Stereo
Wi-Fi: 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac 2.4G+5GHz, VHT80 MIMO
Wi-Fi Direct: Yes
DLNA Support: No
Bluetooth Version: Bluetooth v4.0
Bluetooth Profiles: A2DP, AVRCP, DI, HFP, HID, HOGP, HSP, MAP, OPP, PAN, PBAP, SAP
PC Sync.: KIES