Samsung Galaxy S4 GT-I9500

  • Samsung Galaxy S4 GT-I9500
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The Galaxy S4 is a continuation of Samsung's flagship Android handset, in a sleeker and more modern version inside and out. The S4 features a 1.9 GHz quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 600, 2GB of RAM, and a 5-inch Super AMOLED Plus display. The S4 also packs 4G LTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, IR LED Remote Control, MHL 2.0, NFC, and Bluetooth 4.0.

Expert reviews and ratings

By TechSpot on 90

If the Galaxy S III was Samsung's crowning achievement, the Galaxy S 4 is the first defense of the throne. Arriving on the heels of one rival's flagship, the Galaxy S 4 will prove whether Samsung is continuing its trend of advancement or becoming just as predictable as the old guard that it mocked. So naturally we must ask: just how good is the Samsung Galaxy S 4?

By About.com on 100

I can remember a time, and not all that many years ago, when it was deemed cool to have as small a mobile phone as possible. Tiny little flip phones, barely as tall and wide as a credit card, were all the rage as manufacturers competed to see who could...

By Know Your Mobile on 80

Also, before you go out and splash a fortune on the Samsung Galaxy S5 , be sure to check out some of the deals now available for the Galaxy S4. As we said above, the handset itself doesn't look all that different from the new handset. Indeed, the only...

By examiner.com on 80

The designThe Samsung Galaxy S4 is a nice phone to look at, but the design overall is quite boring, especially when compared to its main Android rival, the HTC One. The One has beautiful straight edges and sleek lines, and it is made from beautiful...

By mobilephones.com on 89

On unpacking the Samsung Galaxy S4 , I noticed very little difference from the flagship device's predecessor, the Samsung Galaxy S3, though there are some variances, if only slight.The device is slightly squarer in shape, almost bridging the gap between...

By Steves Digicams on

By Eric Butterfield The Samsung Galaxy S4 is a sophisticated smartphone with an onboard 13-megapixel camera. The thin chassis makes it easy to carry around in a pocket, without feeling weighed down by a bulky device. And, 13 megapixels make it sound...

By gottabemobile.com on

The Samsung Galaxy S4 is a year old, but it is still a great Android smartphone for users that can't or won't spend $199 for a new Galaxy S5 or iPhone 5s .After using the Samsung Galaxy S4 for a year and using the recent Galaxy S4 Android 4.4.2 update...

By Pocket-lint on

There are some great black editions around. The muted stylings of the Audi A5 Black Edition or the carbonfibre interior of the Mercedes SLS Black series. Now Samsung is getting in on the act with the Samsung Galaxy S4 Black Edition. Ok it's perhaps a...

By IT PRO on

Picking a smartphone is tough as the market is saturated and it's a long term commitment. Contracts with devices included range from 12 months to 24 months so you have to choose wisely. With the major mobile manufacturers gearing up to launch their 2014...

By gottabemobile.com on

The Samsung Galaxy S4 Android 4.4.2 update is rolling out now to Sprint and AT&T smartphones and likely in the works for Verizon and T-Mobile. This new Android 4.4.2 update brings a small collection of new features to the Galaxy S4, but does not add the...

By Phone Arena on

Nearly a year has gone by, and it’s hard to believe that the Samsung Galaxy S4 is still in contention – its heart still beating profusely in light of the heavy competition around. Over on Verizon’s lineup, the Nokia Lumia Icon is giving the carrier a...

By Phone Arena on

To say that the Sony Xperia Z1 Compact is a remarkable device would be a huge understatement. It is a phone that boldly breaks the status quo among Android high-ends – a phone the very existence of which proves that a top-notch Android device can...

By Phone Arena on

Android has improved hugely, but as it evolved every year, the screen size of the top Android devices also increased. We grew from having 4-inch phones to 4.7-inch devices, then 5-inch ones, only to arrive at a landscape of humongous gadgets...

By InfoWorld on

Gigabit Wi-Fi is starting to appear in mobile devices, so we got our hands on three smartphones and two laptops running the 802.11ac standard and put them to the test. Though you won't see anywhere near Gigabit speeds in real-world environments, our...

By Yet Another Review Site on 80

It isn't often that I get to play with a phone or review one. I am not a phone reviewer, but a games reviewer. However, Phones4U sent me a Samsung Galaxy S4 before Christmas to play with and I thought it would be worth writing a few words about it –...

By Engadget on 88

The Galaxy S 4 is a solid improvement over the GS3, and the best Samsung device we've ever used, but we'd love to see Samsung come up with a fresh design and premium...

By V3.co.uk on

The question of which smartphone to buy is a tricky one. This is because, thanks to fragmentation in the market, pretty much every single vendor has something unique to offer consumers. This phenomenon remains true in the current market that's dominated...

By PhotographyBLOG on 80

The Samsung Galaxy S4 is a 13 megapixel smartphone that runs on the Android operating system. The Galaxy S4 has a 31mm fixed lens with an aperture of f/2.2, a 5-inch Full HD AMOLED touchscreen which boasts a resolution of 441ppi, a built-in LED flash,...

By Phone Arena on

If you’ve been keeping a close eye on our news feed, then you might have noticed that the Google Nexus 5 has been getting quite a lot of attention as of late. And that should come as no surprise since the handset is pretty great, as we concluded in...

By Phone Arena on

Decisions, decisions, decisions – making the right one can be tough with all these great smartphones to select from. Anyone who's on the looks for a new handset is perfectly aware of that. And it gets even more difficult now that a new category of...