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Samsung Galaxy S4 Active

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Samsung Galaxy S4 Active Remove phone

Posted: 05 Jun 2013
Market Status: Released US carrier availability: Available - AT&T

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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 4.8 oz (138 g)
  
Side 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.

TFT  
Colors16 777 216  
TouchscreenCapacitive, Multi-touch  
FeaturesLight sensor, Proximity sensor, Scratch-resistant glass (Corning Gorilla Glass)  
Camera
Camera8 megapixels  
FlashLED  
FeaturesCMOS image sensor, Autofocus, Face detection, Smile detection, Exposure compensation, ISO control, White balance presets, Burst mode, Digital zoom, Geo tagging, High Dynamic Range mode (HDR), Panorama, Scenes, Effects, Self-timer, Voice activation  
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.

2048 MB RAM (Dual-channel) / LPDDR3  
Built-in storage16 GB  
Maximum User Storage11.25 GB  
Storage expansionmicroSD, microSDHC, microSDXC up to 64 GB  
Battery
Talk time17.00 hours
the average is 12 h (713 min)
  
Talk time (3G)15.00 hours
the average is 15 h (903 min)
  
Stand-by time (3G)13.3 days (320 hours)
the average is 30 days (709 h)
  
Stand-by time (4G)12.1 days (290 hours)
the average is 23 days (543 h)
  
Music playback83.00 hours  
Video playback10.00 hours  
Capacity2600 mAh  
TypeLi - Ion  
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Multimedia
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  
YouTube playerYes  
Internet browsing
Browser   
supportsHTML, HTML5  
Built-in online services supportYouTube (upload), Picasa/Google+  
Technology
GSM850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz  
UMTS850, 900, 1900, 2100 MHz  
FDD LTE700 (band 17), 850 (band 5), 1700/2100 (band 4), 1900 (band 2), 2100 (band 1), 2600 (band 7) MHz  
DataLTE Cat 3 (100/50 Mbit/s), , HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s, UMTS, EDGE, GPRS  
Micro SIMYes  
Global RoamingYes  
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  
Phone features
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  
Connectivity
Bluetooth4.0  
ProfilesAdvanced 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, n 5GHz, ac  
Mobile hotspotYes  
Wi-Fi DirectYes  
USBUSB 2.0  
ConnectormicroUSB  
FeaturesMass storage device, USB Host, USB charging  
Headphones connector3.5mm  
HDMIvia microUSB  
Charging connectormicroUSB  
OtherNFC, DLNA, MHL, Tethering, Computer sync, OTA sync, Infrared  
Other features
NotificationsService lights, Haptic feedback, Music ringtones (MP3), Polyphonic ringtones, Vibration, Flight mode, Silent mode, Speakerphone  
SensorsAccelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass, Thermometer, Gesture, Humidity, Barometer  
OtherVoice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recording, TTY/TDD  
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 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 - The exposure standard for mobile devices employs a unit of measurement known as the Specific Absorption Rate, or SAR. The SAR limit stated in the international guidelines is 2.0 W/ kg*. Tests for SAR are conducted using standard operating positions with the device transmitting at its highest certified power level in all tested frequency bands. Although the SAR is determined at the highest certified power level, the actual SAR of the device while operating can be well below the maximum value.

   
Head0.33 W/kg  
Body1.03 W/kg  
Product Specific Use1.03 W/kg  
Simultaneous Transmission1.22 W/kg  
Availability
Officially announced05 Jun 2013  

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