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Samsung Galaxy Xcover 4 specs reveal Exynos 7570 chipset inside

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Samsung Galaxy Xcover 4 specs reveal Exynos 7570 chipset inside
It's been almost two years since Samsung last added to its Galaxy Xcover smartphone line. For those unfamiliar, the series focuses on delivering a rugged build that can withstand harsh terrain, and at a much cheaper cost than Sammy's flagship tier Galaxy S Active range. During the latter stages of January, an unannounced Galaxy Xcover 4 gained Wi-Fi certification and now, we have some insight as to the specs. 

Released in April 2015, the Samsung Galaxy Xcover 3 isn't much to write home about on the specs front. With a budget Marvell Armada PXA1908 chipset, 1.5 GB RAM and a 4.5-inch, 480 x 800 display, it certainly won't win any awards for performance. Its main attraction is its IP67 rating, which makes it resistant to water, dust, shock and vibration while allowing it to withstand temperatures that ordinary gadgets cannot handle. 

Per information spotted through the performance-testing app Geekbench, the Galaxy Xcover 4 (SM-G930F) will be furnished with Samsung's budget Exynos 7570 chipset, along with 2 GB of RAM. The main processor is accompanied by Mali-T720 graphics, which can support resolutions of up to 720 x 1280. Here's hoping the display of the Xcover 4 takes advantage of these capabilities, and doesn't stick at 480 x 800.

Notably, Geekbench references Android 7.0 Nougat, so prospective Xcover owners can look forward to using the latest flavor of Google's firmware right off the bat. There's no word on an announcement as yet, but we will, of course, pass on any further details as they become available

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posted on 15 Feb 2017, 03:08

1. ibend (Posts: 6610; Member since: 30 Sep 2014)

making new phone is just like weekly project for samsung :-/

posted on 15 Feb 2017, 03:46

2. Arthurhkt (Posts: 579; Member since: 19 Apr 2012)

Plus, how the hell did they came out with so many name is beyond me :/

posted on 15 Feb 2017, 04:27

3. TheGranter (Posts: 63; Member since: 28 Jan 2016)

Have these phones at work, they work alright.

posted on 15 Feb 2017, 04:39 3

4. kent-gaga (Posts: 571; Member since: 10 Apr 2012)

The new slideshow is terrible, PA
The thumbnails are blurry and you have to click the photos to see other photos

posted on 15 Feb 2017, 05:52 2

5. ibend (Posts: 6610; Member since: 30 Sep 2014)

yeah right..
and it cover the whole screen for nothing.. too many empty grey part.. and you need to click X button to close is instead of clicking anywhere outside picture in older style...

the new one kinda good for viewing photo samples, but sucks at viewing small& low res pics like above

posted on 15 Feb 2017, 07:51

6. civicsr2cool (Posts: 114; Member since: 19 Oct 2016)

All i care about is what camera theyre going to stick inside it. Please give it high end camera..

posted on 23 Mar 2017, 01:40

7. RicardoreiraCapo87 (Posts: 7; Member since: 23 Mar 2017)

Samsung Really? For that price you can get an Agm x1 :S waaay better in specs . Check out the reviews :s thatagmdude.blogspot.com/2017/03/review-agm-a2-rio​-rugged-ip68.htm too much overprice.

posted on 10 Apr 2017, 07:49

9. OscarHUGar (Posts: 21; Member since: 10 Mar 2017)

They have been copying themselves, no convenient anymore , Right now there is some cheaper models with competitive specs on the market...  i m thinking on AGM just bcos recently bought one and its quite cool!

posted on 10 Apr 2017, 07:48

8. OscarHUGar (Posts: 21; Member since: 10 Mar 2017)

I just dont like delicate phones :S … for that price i prefer Agm: Its a amazing rugged line ( thatagmdude.blogspot.com/2017/03/RDeen0Xagmx1part1​.html ) …. The best? Almost same price :)

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