To give premium looks to the flagship Galaxy S4 and its stripped-down version Galaxy S4 Mini smartphones, Samsung has unveiled black edition of these devices, which will be available in select markets from February.
Both the Galaxy S4 and S4 mini Black Editions will sport a high-quality leather-like textured black back cover and bezel. In addition, Black Edition devices also come preloaded with a suite of eight dedicated wallpapers for both the home and lock screens as well as several new and exclusive ringtones. The Galaxy S4 and S4 mini Black Editions will be sold in sleek black packaging complete with a set of black accessories including a power adapter, data cable and headphones.
“As Samsung continues to expand on the modern Galaxy design approach, we’re excited to offer Black Edition versions of our popular Galaxy S4 and Galaxy S4 mini,” said Younghee Lee, Executive Vice President of Global Marketing, IT & Mobile Division at Samsung Electronics. “These eye-catching and sophisticated models demonstrate Samsung’s commitment to bring consumers new ways to express their style through their mobile device.”
The Galaxy S4 sports a 5 inch Full HD Super AMOLED display with 441ppi, and is driven by Octa-Core processors, coupled with 2GB RAM and 16GB of internal storage, which can be expanded upto 64GB via MicroSD card. It is equipped with a 13MP rear camera and 2MP front camera. The Galaxy S4 also boasts a Dual Camera function that allows simultaneous use of both front and rear cameras. The Galaxy S4’s new and innovative software features include Air View and Air Gesture for effortless tasks, while it also keeps users up-to-date with information about their health and wellbeing using S Health.
The Galaxy S4 Mini comes with a 4.3-inch qHD Super AMOLED display, and is powered by a 1.7GHz dual-core processor along with 1.5GB of RAM.. This smartphone runs on Android 4.2.2 (Jelly Bean) and is packed with a 1,900mAh battery. The Galaxy S4 Mini has an internal memory of 8GB (user-accessible is approximately 5GB), and its weight is 107gm. Its memory can be expanded up to 64GB via a microSD card. The phone has an 8 megapixel rear camera and a 1.9 megapixel front-facing camera. The camera of S4 Mini also supports special features such as Sound&Shot, which uniquely stores sound and voice together as pictures are taken, and Panorama Shot etc,.