So finally! There it is! What was being awiated since long, can finally be played with now. Your true life companion, Samsung Galaxy S4, has arrived in the market with much uproar! The sdmartphone launch in India has made people wait long with bated breaths, which was globally launched on 15th March 2013 at an event held in Manhattan's iconic Radio City Music Hall in the New York City. However, 'King of the beasts' is out in the market now. Loaded with ample amount of special features and applications, Galaxy S4 has been put in the market today on, that is 27th April 2013, in the selected premium brand stores of Samsung in Delhi, Mumbai, Bangalore and Hyderabad along with Samsung India online store at a price of Rs. 41,500. The company brings some special offers for the first 400 successful online order holders, which includes a free accessory bundle of the smartphone. This offer is strictly on 'first come first get' basis. The price in India of Samsung Galaxy S4 is a bit lower than that of its major competitors, like that of, HTC One, HTC Butterfly, Apple iPhone 5, Sony Xperia Z and BlackBerry Z10; this pricing is a strategy of a smartly played market game.
Available in two color options, that are, Black Mist and White Frost, Samsung Galaxy S4 will also be available on other stores as well but post 4 p.m., as the time slot of 12 noon to 4 p.m. is dedicated to Samsung retail and online stores. To attract more customers, Samsung is also extending its EMI offer. On the other hand, Vodafone too introduced an alluring offer for the proud owners of Samsung Galaxy S4, which include an 'all-in-one' tariff plan for both post- and pre-paid customers. The plan holds unlimited access to Internet (terms and conditions applicable) for a single-rental consumers, up to 3000 local and STD call minutes along with local and national SMS up to 750. Samsung Galaxy S4 will hit the stores tomorrow and the consumers will get the chance to experience this flagship droid with famous celebrities like Lara Dutta, Mahesh Bhupathi, Genelia D'Souza and Vidyut Jamwal, who will be there in the various cities where this grand handset is set to shipped.
Since Samsung Galaxy S4 was a highly awaited smartphone and most of the features are well known to everyone, but for the readers' convenience here's a gist of the important specifications and features that it holds. Based on Android Jelly Bean v.4.2.2 operating system, Galaxy S4 draws power from 1.6GHz quad-core + 1.2GHz quad-core processor that delivers powerful performance. The phone has a 4.99 inch full HD Super AMOLED display that shows a resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels with a pixel density of 441 pixels per inch. The screen can be operated even with gloves. Giving life to the images and videos is the gigantic 13 megapixels autofocus camera with LED flash that supports features such as Zero Shutter Lag and BIS sensor. There is a secondary 2 megapixels snapper too for video calls and one can use both the cameras simultaneously to double their joy while recording a video, capturing an image or having a face time call. In terms of connectivity, the phone hosts almost all the options such as Bluetooth, Wi-Fi, LTE, 3G, EDGE, GPS, USB and HDMI ports, and many more. The internal memory of the device is 16GB that is well-incorporated with 2GB RAM, whereas the microSD card slot enables external memory expansion up to 64GB. Battery is 2,600mAh that gives a long life to the mobile either in terms of talk time, standby time or operation time.
There are many special features in the handset that makes it stand out of the queue and these are Air Gesture, Air View, Group Play, S Health, Safety Assistance, Adapt Display, Samsung Hub, Samsung Kies, Smart Pause, Smart Scroll, WatchON, ChatON, Dual Camera, Sound & Shot, Story Album, S Translator and lot more. Samsung Galaxy S4, no doubt, now far, is the best of the best smartphones available in the market. The approaching time will be the right judge but seeing the jaw-dropping specs and features, every heart will yearn for this droid.