Samsung Galaxy Alpha: Is this the iPhone killer?

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In the past, there were various rumors, now it's official: Samsung has introduced the Galaxy Alpha is likely to be found mainly in the choice of frame material whose greatest difference. We have of course seen us before.

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Samsung Galaxy Alpha: Now with metal frame

Again and again, the South Korean company has been criticized for the use of polycarbonate for its equipment enclosures. No wonder there are so many smartphones from Samsung, which is equipped with the plastic. Already at the Galaxy Note 3 Samsung has attempted to enhance the material through an optical change, this procedure was continued with the Galaxy S5. but when Samsung Galaxy Alpha the matter is now at least a little bit different.

The Galaxy Alpha was today officially launched in Japan and differs mainly through the use of a metal frame of the previous Galaxy devices of the South Korean company. And somehow reminds but rather to a smartphone from another manufacturer, which is also present its new smartphone in September. So it could well be that Samsung approach to the Alpha even more to the iPhone owner and want to convince them of its machines.



Start Photogallery(26 images)Samsung Galaxy Alpha

Samsung Galaxy Alpha: The technical details

display4.7 inches with a resolution of 1280 x 720 pixels (312 ppi)
processorExynos 5430 octa-core (1.8 GHz quad-core + 1.3GHz quad-core)
operating systemAndroid 4.4.4
random access memory2 GB RAM
Internal memory32 GB, not expandable
main camera12 MP (with ISOCELL sensor)
front camera2.1 MP
battery pack1860 mAh
connectivity4G / LTE (cat.4), 3G, Bleutooth 4.0, Bluetooth 3.0
Dimensions132.4 x 65.5 x 6.7 mm
mass115 grams
OthersFingerprint Sensor, Heart Rate Monitors
To dyeBlack (Charcoal Black), White (Dazzling White), gold (Frosted Gold), silver (Sleek Silver) and blue (Scuba Blue)
RRP649 euros
Start Photogallery(10 images)Samsung Galaxy Alpha Wallpaper: 9 Noble Wallpaper (download)

The Samsung Galaxy Alpha to come from September 2014 to market and thereby be available in 150 countries. Surely we will get the device also at this year's IFA to see where we will look at the new smartphone of course a little closer.

 Source: Samsung Tomorrow (Japan) via SamMobile


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