Samsung Galaxy S4 LTE-A Supports LTE-Advanced And Snapdragon 800 Chip

Posted: Jun 26 2013, 5:11am CDT | by , in News | Android


Samsung Galaxy S4 LTE-A supports LTE-Advanced and Snapdragon 800 chip

Following the launch of SK Telecom's LTE-Advanced network today, Samsung also launched the world's first smartphone capable of supporting the network.

Samsung's timing couldn't be more perfect. Just right in time for SK Telecom's LTE-A announcement, Samsung also unveiled the LTE-Advanced-touting Galaxy S4 LTE-A today.

Considered as the world's first  LTE-Advanced smartphone, the Galaxy S4 LTE-A boasts twice the speed in terms of network connectivity. This means faster browsing and video streaming, as well as downloads and applications.

For starters, the Samsung Galaxy S4 LTE-A is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 Processor clocked at 2.3GHz. Sony also announced its own smartphone running Snapdragon 800 yesterday - the Sony Xperia Z Ultra.

Furthermore, the Galaxy S4 LTE-A sports a 5-inch Full HD Super AMOLED display with a 441ppi. It has a 13-megapixel rear-facing camera, 2GB of RAM, 32GB of internal storage, a 2,600mAh battery, and Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean. The device will be available in Korea this summer. 

Source: Samsung

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