Samsung Galaxy S4 Active brings its rugged self to South Korea

Samsung Galaxy S4 Active brings its rugged self to South Korea
The rugged version of Samsung's flagship Android smartphone is now available in the manufacturer's backyard of South Korea. The Samsung Galaxy S4 Active can be purchased by customers of carrier SK Telecom and will offer some changes to the international version of the model. Instead of the quad-core 1.9GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon 600 processor under the hood, this version of the Active is powered by a quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 CPU with support for LTE-A.

In addition, the 8MP snapper on the back has been replaced with a 13MP camera and the 16GB of native storage found on the international Active has been doubled to 32GB. With an IP 67 certification, the Samsung Galaxy S4 Active can be submerged in up to 3 feet of water for 30 minutes, and still surface in perfect working condition. The device is also resistant to dust.

The Samsung Galaxy S4 Active is priced in South Korea at 899,000 Won ($854 USD). 


source: SammyHub

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Galaxy S4 Active
  • Display 5.0 inches
    1920 x 1080 pixels
  • Camera 8 MP (Single camera)
    2 MP front
  • Hardware Qualcomm Snapdragon 600, 2GB RAM
  • Storage 16GB, microSDXC
  • Battery 2600 mAh
  • OS Android 4.4.2
    Samsung TouchWiz UI

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7 Comments

6. laheelahee

Posts: 213; Member since: Apr 09, 2012

LTE-A....

4. taikucing unregistered

that ugly shape ruins the design. Samsung, it's time to fire your design team.

3. taikucing unregistered

gorgeous (the lady)

2. hmd74

Posts: 546; Member since: Jan 31, 2013

Let the Phone aside... Bring the girl :D

1. skyline88

Posts: 702; Member since: Jul 15, 2013

$854 USD???? *gulp* the same phone cost just 450 USD in my country, without telco contract. south Korean phones are really expensive??

5. buccob

Posts: 2982; Member since: Jun 19, 2012

probably not the same... you probable get the Snapdragon 600, 8MP camera, and 16 GB... BUT I still agree with you that $854 is too much... Z1 is cheaper...

7. alpha111

Posts: 1; Member since: Dec 19, 2013

"Because the phones in Korea have DMB(TV) and extra battery..." said the companies...but We don't believe... We don't have lots of choices...Samsung, LG, Pantech...--;;

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