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Samsung Galaxy S4 Active

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Design
Device typeSmart phone  
OSAndroid (4.4.2, 4.2.2), TouchWiz Nature UX UI  
Form factorCandybar  
Dimensions5.50 x 2.81 x 0.36 inches (139.7 x 71.3 x 9.1 mm)  
Weight5.33 oz (151 g)
the average is 5.3 oz (151 g)
  
KeysLeft: Volume control; Right: Lock/Unlock key  
RuggedWater, Dust resistant  
IP certifiedIP 67  
ColorsGray, Orange, Blue  
Display
Physical size5.0 inches  
Resolution1080 x 1920 pixels  
Pixel density

Pixel density - The pixel density of a display represents the number of pixels over an area of one inch. It’s measured in “pixels per inch”, or ppi. The higher the number, the more detailed and good-looking the display is.

443 ppi  
Technology

Technology - There are two main screen technologies currently used in phones and tablets: LCD and AMOLED. The former usually features a light source and liquid crystals, while the latter is based on organic light-emitting diodes. Newer LCD variations like IPS-LCD and Super-LCD allow for very accurate color reproduction and very wide viewing angles, where no significant image quality loss is observed. Current AMOLED screens differ in such a way that they can exhibit much more saturated colors (sometimes too much) and incredibly high contrast levels, which is due to black color being completely black in AMOLED displays.

IPS LCD  
Screen-to-body ratio68.29 %  
Colors16 777 216  
TouchscreenCapacitive, Multi-touch  
FeaturesLight sensor, Proximity sensor, Scratch-resistant glass (Corning Gorilla Glass)  
Camera
Camera8 megapixels  
FlashLED  
Hardware FeaturesAutofocus, CMOS image sensor  
Software FeaturesFace detection, Smile detection, Digital zoom, Geo tagging, Self-timer, Voice activation  
SettingsExposure compensation, ISO control, White balance presets  
Shooting ModesBurst mode, High Dynamic Range mode (HDR), Panorama, Scenes, Effects  
Camcorder1920x1080 (1080p HD)  
FeaturesVideo light  
Front-facing camera2 megapixels  
Hardware
System chip

System chip - Most modern handsets use an advanced chip that includes many of the device’s hardware modules like the processor, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth and sometimes even the wireless radio. This field shows what particular system chip (or System-on-a-Chip) is used in the phone.

Qualcomm Snapdragon 600 APQ8064T  
Processor

Processor - The processor is the main computing component of a phone and is a major factor when it comes to the overall speed of the device. Some more powerful smartphones use dual-core and quad-core processors designed to deliver greater performance.

Quad-core, 1900 MHz, Krait 300  
Graphics processorAdreno 320  
System memory

System memory - System memory, or RAM memory is the type of memory that the device uses to temporarily store data from the OS or currently-running apps. The more RAM available to the device, the better the performance will be when multiple or heavier programs are running.

2 GB RAM (Dual-channel) / LPDDR3  
Built-in storage16 GB  
Maximum User Storage11.25 GB  
Storage expansionmicroSD, microSDHC, microSDXC up to 64 GB  
Battery
Capacity2600 mAh  
TypeUser replaceable, Li - Ion  
Talk time17.00 hours
the average is 14 h (857 min)
  
Talk time (3G)15.00 hours
the average is 17 h (997 min)
  
Stand-by time (3G)13.3 days (320 hours)
the average is 20 days (485 h)
  
Stand-by time (4G)12.1 days (290 hours)
the average is 21 days (493 h)
  
Music playback83.00 hours  
Video playback10.00 hours  
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Multimedia
MirroringDLNA, MHL  
Music player   
Filter byAlbum, Artist, Playlists  
FeaturesAlbum art cover, Background playback, Preset equalizer  
Supported formatsMP3, AAC, AAC+, eAAC+, FLAC, WMA, AMR, OGG  
Video playback   
Supported formatsMPEG4, H.263, H.264, DivX, WMV  
SpeakersEarpiece, Loudspeaker  
Headphones connector3.5mm  
Internet browsing
Browser   
supportsHTML, HTML5  
Built-in online services supportYouTube (upload), Picasa/Google+  
Cellular
GSM850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz  
UMTS850, 900, 1900, 2100 MHz  
LTE (FDD)Bands 17, 5, 4, 2, 1, 7  
DataLTE Cat 3 (100/50 Mbit/s), HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s, UMTS  
2G DataEDGE, GPRS  
Micro SIMYes  
Global RoamingYes  
Phone features
SensorsAccelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass, Thermometer, Gesture, Humidity, Barometer  
NotificationsService lights, Haptic feedback, Music ringtones (MP3), Polyphonic ringtones, Vibration, Flight mode, Silent mode, Speakerphone  
PhonebookUnlimited entries, Caller groups, Multiple numbers per contact, Search by both first and last name, Picture ID, Ring ID  
OrganizerCalendar, Alarm, Document viewer, Calculator  
MessagingSMS, MMS, Threaded view, Predictive text input  
E-mailIMAP, POP3, SMTP, Microsoft Exchange  
Instant MessagingHangouts / Google Talk, ChatON  
Other featuresVoice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recording, TTY/TDD  
Connectivity
Bluetooth4.0  
Profiles/ ProtocolsAdvanced Audio Distribution (A2DP), Audio/Visual Remote Control Profile (AVRCP), Handsfree (HFP), Headset (HSP), Human Interface Device (HID), Message Access Profile (MAP), Object Push (OPP), Personal Area Networking Profile (PAN), Phone Book Access (PBAP), SIM Access (SAP)  
Wi-Fi802.11 a, b, g, n, dual-band, ac  
Mobile hotspotYes  
Wi-Fi DirectYes  
USBUSB 2.0  
ConnectormicroUSB  
FeaturesMass storage device, USB Host, USB charging  
HDMIvia microUSB  
Charging connectormicroUSB  
Positioning

Positioning - This field shows the positioning systems supported by the device. There are three main types: GPS, A-GPS and GLONASS. GPS - This is one of the most widespread global positioning technologies, developed and maintained by the U.S. government. It uses satellites in order to detect your location. Works best in clear weather. A-GPS - A-GPS stands for Assisted GPS and is the industry standard for positioning and navigation. “Assisted” means that it can use local wireless networks, in addition to satellites, for quicker and more precise localization. GLONASS - GLONASS is a global positioning system, developed by the Russian Federation. It’s very similar to GPS, but isn’t so popular in cell phones.

GPS, A-GPS, Glonass  
NavigationYes  
OtherNFC, Tethering, Computer sync, OTA sync, Infrared  
Availability
Officially announced05 Jun 2013  
Regulatory Approval
FCC approval

FCC approval - The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) is an independent United States government agency, directly responsible to Congress. The FCC was established by the Communications Act of 1934 and is charged with regulating interstate and international communications by radio, television, wire, satellite and cable. The FCC's jurisdiction covers the 50 states, the District of Columbia, and U.S. possessions. Every wireless phone device that is sold in the U.S. has to be tested and approved for sale by the FCC.

   
Date approved

Date approved - Shows the date when the particular phone is approved by the Federal Communications Commission

09 Jul 2013  
FCC ID value: A3LSGHI537 link  
FCC measured SAR

FCC measured SAR - Working closely with federal health and safety agencies, such as the Food and Drug Administration (FDA), the FCC has adopted limits for safe exposure to radiofrequency (RF) energy. These limits are given in terms of a unit referred to as the Specific Absorption Rate (SAR), which is a measure of the amount of radio frequency energy absorbed by the body when using a mobile phone. The FCC requires cell phone manufacturers to ensure that their phones comply with these objective limits for safe exposure. Any cell phone at or below these SAR levels (that is, any phone legally sold in the U.S.) is a "safe" phone, as measured by these standards. The FCC limit for public exposure from cellular telephones is an SAR level of 1.6 watts per kilogram (1.6 W/kg).

   
Head0.33 W/kg  
Body1.03 W/kg  
Product Specific Use1.03 W/kg  
Simultaneous Transmission1.22 W/kg  

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