Samsung has launched the Galaxy Alpha 4G+ in Singapore, showcasing its new design approach to Samsung’s GALAXY smartphone series.
The Galaxy Alpha 4G+ is one of the first smartphones in Singapore to support up to 300Mbps 4G+ LTE-Advanced connectivity.
The Galaxy Alpha 4G+ features a sophisticated design in a carefully constructed compact body with a metal frame and a solid finish, while still maintaining the flagship GALAXY experience. Elegant and practical, the Galaxy Alpha 4G+ is the optimal convergence of style and cutting-edge technology.
“We recognise that consumers have specific desires and are consistently looking for that perfect balance between design and technology. The Galaxy Alpha 4G+ was built from those desires by combining a stunning metal frame and slim, light weight design with powerful hardware and features to match the fastest download speeds,” said Eugene Goh, Vice President, IT & Mobile, Samsung Electronics Singapore.
Setting a new standard for smartphone design
Created to help consumers express their unique style without sacrificing functionality, the refined Galaxy Alpha 4G+ features a sophisticated design with a metal frame, elegantly curved corners and a tactile soft back cover.
In addition, it is visually balanced, with the perfect contrast of both a calming, soft matte finish and an eye-catching reflection from the metal frame.
At only 6.7mm thin, the Galaxy Alpha 4G+ is also one of the slimmest GALAXY devices ever, and its uniquely compact construction and light weight provides consumers with maximum in-hand grip and control.
Complementing power with design
Despite its slim and light design, the Galaxy Alpha 4G+ provides users with powerful hardware and is equipped with a brilliant 4.7-inch HD Super AMOLED display as well as an 12MP Advanced Camera with Real Time HDR for an unrivaled viewing and photo experience.
Endeavored to deliver maximum performance, the Galaxy Alpha 4G+ is packed with a powerful Octa Core Processor. The Galaxy Alpha 4G+ also includes innovative and popular flagship features such as Ultra Power Saving Mode1, Enhanced S Health2, Fingerprint Security, Private Mode and compatibility with the latest Samsung Gear Fit, Samsung Gear 2 and Samsung Gear 2 Neo.
Enjoy mobile content instantly with fast mobile networks
Ensuring unrivalled media consumption, the Galaxy Alpha 4G+ is capable of supporting a high number of LTE frequencies, including 4G+ LTE-Advanced networks (Cat 6 at up to 300Mbps), Consumers can now enjoy speedy streaming of their favourite shows, fast web browsing and quick content download.
The Galaxy Alpha 4G+ will be available in Singapore at a recommended retail price of $948. The Galaxy Alpha 4G+ will be available in Charcoal Black and Dazzling White from 13 September and in Frosted Gold from end September at all telecommunications operators, authorized mobile retailers, major consumer electronics stores and Samsung Experience Stores.
For more information, please visit www.samsung.com/sg.
Galaxy Alpha 4G+ Specs
|Network||4G+ LTE Cat 6 up to 300Mbps [Band 1 (2100MHz)/ Band 2 (1900MHz)/ Band 3 (1800MHz)/ Band 5 (850MHz)/ Band 7 (2600MHz)/ Band 8 (900MHz)/ Band 20 (800MHz)]|
3.5G (HSPA+ up to 42Mbps)/ 3G (850/ 900/ 1900/ 2100MHz)
EDGE/ GPRS Class 33
GSM Quad-band (850/ 900/ 1800/ 1900MHz)
|Display||4.7″ 16M colours (1280×720) full touch (C-type) HD Super AMOLED|
|Processor||1.8GHz A15 Quad Core + 1.3GHz A7 Quad Core|
|OS||AndroidTM 4.4.4 (Kit Kat)|
|Camera||12MP (rear) + 2.1MP (front)|
|4X Digital Zoom, LED Flash, Fast Auto Focus, Real Time HDR, Selective Focus, Dual Camera, Beauty Face, Panorama Shot, Virtual Tour, Burst Shot, Shot & More (Sports Shot, Animated Photo, Surround Shot, Sound & Shot), Remote Viewfinder|
|Video||UHD Video Player (3GP, MPEG4, H.263, H.264 (AVC), Sorenson Spark, VC-1, AVI, WMV7, WMV8, VP8) 2160p @ 30fps|
UHD Recorder3 [3GP, MPEG4, H.263, H.264 (AVC)] 2160p @ 30fps
FHD Recorder (Real Time HDR and Video Stabilisation4)
|Audio||Audio Codec : MP3, AMR-NB, AMR-WB, AAC, AAC+, Eaac+,|
WMA, Vorbis, FLAC
Audio Format : MP3, M4A, 3GA, AAC, OGG, OGA, WAV, WMA
AMR, AWB, FLAC, MID, MIDI, XMF, MXMF,
IMY, RTTTL, RTX, OTA
|Ultra Power Saving Mode1, Download Booster5, Fingerprint Security, Private Mode, Enhanced S Health2|
|GALAXY Apps, GALAXY Essentials (Downloadable) [S Translator6, S Note, Scrapbook, Samsung Content Viewer, Story Album, Polaris Office, Video Editor, Samsung Gear Manager, Samsung Gear Fit Manager, S Console, SideSync 3.0, Optical Reader], GALAXY Life, Studio, My Magazine, Toolbox, Torch, Voice Recorder|
|Multi Window, Smart Stay, Smart Pause, Smart Rotation, Pop Up Play, Air View|
|Flipboard, Bloomberg Businessweek+ (Downloadable), Dropbox, LINE|
|Google Services||Google Voice Search, Chrome Browser/ Android Browser, Gmail, YouTube, Google Maps, Google Search, Google+, Google Play Music, Google Play Books, Google Play Games, Google Play Newsstand, Google+ Photos, Google Drive, Google Now, Hangouts|
|Connectivity||Bluetooth 4.0, USB 2.0, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4+5GHz), VHT80 MIMO, Wi-Fi Direct, GPS, GLONASS, Kies 3.0, Screen Mirroring, NFC, S Beam, Android Beam, Tethering and mobile hotspot|
Samsung Link and HomeSync (Downloadable)
|Sensors||Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Magnetic Sensor, Hall Sensor,|
Lights Sensor, Proximity Sensor , Fingerprint Sensor, Heart Rate Sensor2
|Memory||32GB7 memory with 2GB RAM|
No microSD Slot
|Dimension||132.4 x 65.5 x 6.7 mm, 115g|
|Talk Time8||Up to 11 hours (3G)|
1 Based on Samsung’s internal standby time test results when device is at rest. Standby time is dependent on network configuration, app usage, mode settings, actual device usage, battery condition and other surrounding factors and conditions. For more information, see www.samsung.com/sg.
2 Not intended for clinical or medical use, including diagnosis, treatment, monitoring, alleviation, compensation, cure, prevention or mitigation of any disease, ailment, defect, injury or other conditions.
3 UHD video file formats may vary among products. Device does not support video playback in all UHD file formats. Format of video content recorded or saved on device may not be supported on all Samsung products and may not be available for viewing on some products. Please check individual product user manual for details.
4 Not supported for UHD video file format recording.
5 Requires stable 4G network connectivity in addition to Wi-Fi connectivity; additional data charges apply. Supported on HTTP 1.1 protocol only, for files more than 30MB in size. Actual experienced speeds may vary. For more information, see www.samsung.com/sg.
6 S Translator may require internet access and be subject to data charges depending on usage. Available languages are limited, and actual performance may vary, depending on language spoken, accents, and surrounding environment.
7 Actual user-accessible internal storage may differ depending on operating system and other built-in applications.
8 Dependent on network, SIM card, usage and battery condition.
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