Samsung has announced the new Galaxy Alpha featuring a stylish design with a solid finish, a 4.7 inch display and 12 megapixel camera.
The Samsung Galaxy Alpha has a 4.7 inch HD Super AMOLED display giving a perfect viewing experience. It has a resolution of 1280 x 720 giving a pixel density of 312ppi.
Samsung's Galaxy Alpha has an advanced 12.1 megapixel rear facing camera with real time HDR allowing you to take bright and vivid images even when lighting is dull. The Galaxy Alpha also has a 2.1 megapixel front facing camera. The camera features Beauty Face, Dual camera, Panorama, Selective Focus, Shout & More and Virtual Tour. It can also capture video at both 30fps and 60fps and slow motion is available at 720p resolution.
The durable device has a metal frame with rounded corners and will be available in charcoal black, dazzling white, frosted gold, sleek silver and scuba blue. The lightweight and powerful Galaxy Alpha measures 132.4 x 65.5 x 6.7 mm and weighs 114 grams. The rear cover is soft to the touch and provides a good grip. At just 6.7 mm the device is one of the slimmest Galaxy devices and is slim and compact enough to easily fit into your pocket or bag. At the front of the device is an earpiece and the front facing camera. Below the screen is the Home key with the App switcher and back keys either side. The home key houses the fingerprint reader. This can be used to lock the device and being PayPal certified can authorise any transactions. It also provides Private Mode where you can keep sensitive and private date and photos.
The Galaxy Alpha has the latest version of Google’s mobile platform, Android 4.4.4 KitKat. With Bluetooth 4.0 and NFC included, it also has a Ultra-Power-Saving Mode, S Health and connectivity with the latest Samsung gear Fit, Gear Live and Gear 2 wearables. The device also has Ultra Power Saving Mode which lets you make the battery last that bit longer should you need it, avoiding missed calls and messages.
Samsung Galaxy Alpha Tech Specs
2G, 3G, 4G LTE
What's in the box?
Samsung Galaxy Alpha Handset Sim Free
Micro USB cable
This handset is covered by a full 24 month manufacturer’s warranty.