Samsung Galaxy Alpha

Key Specs

Android
Operating System
12 Megapixel
Primary Camera
4.7"
Display Size
2 GB RAM
32 GB Internal Storage
1860 mAh
Removable Battery
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General Information
Released on
September, 2014
Brand
Samsung
Network
Bands
  • 2G
  • 3G
  • 4G
Body
SIM
Nano SIM
Dimensions
  • Height: 132.4 mm
  • Width: 65.5 mm
  • Thickness: 6.7 mm
Weight
115 gm
Body Features
  • Build with Aluminum frame, plastic back
Display
Type
Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
Size
4.7 inches
Screen Resolution
720 x 1280 pixels
Touch Screen
Yes
Protection Type
Corning Gorilla Glass 4
Display Features
  • ~70.2% screen-to-body ratio
  • ~312 ppi density
Camera
Rear Camera
12 Megapixel
Front Camera
2.1 Megapixel
Camera Features
  • 12 Megapixel (f/2.2, 31mm), auto-focus, LED flash
  • Geo-tagging, touch focus, face/smile detection, panorama, HDR
  • 2160p@30fps, 1080p@60fps, 720p@120fps Video
Sound
Loudspeaker
Yes
Sound Features
  • Alert types: Vibration; MP3, WAV ringtones
  • With 3.5mm Audio jack
  • Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic
Memory
RAM
2 GB
Internal Storage
32 GB
Card Slot
No
Platform
Operating System
Android, version 4.4.4 (KitKat), upgradable to 5.0.2 (Lollipop)
Chipset
  • Exynos 5430 Octa
CPU
  • Octa-core (4x1.8 GHz Cortex-A15 & 4x1.3 GHz Cortex-A7)
GPU
  • Mali-T628 MP6
Connectivity
Wireless LAN
Yes
Bluetooth
Yes
GPS
Yes
NFC
Yes
USB
Yes
Radio
No
Battery
Removable, 1860 mAh
Stand By
Up to 350 h (3G)
Talk Time
Up to 11 h (3G)
Music Play
Up to 37 h
Other Features
Sensors
Yes
Messaging
Yes
Browser
Yes
Colors
Charcoal Black, Sleek Silver, Dazzling White, Frosted Gold, Scuba Blue
  • Speed: HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE-A Cat6 300/50 Mbps
  • GPRS
  • EDGE
  • ANT+ support
  • Dropbox (50 GB cloud storage)
  • MP4/WMV/H.264 player
  • MP3/WAV/WMA/eAAC+/FLAC player
  • Photo/video editor
  • Document viewer

An Overview of Samsung Galaxy Alpha

Samsung Galaxy Alpha device was launched in September, 2014 and features a 4.7 inches screen, Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors with a resolution of 720 x 1280 pixels. The phone has full support to 2G, 3G, 4G network bands.

Samsung Galaxy Alpha phone is equipped with Octa-core (4x1.8 GHz Cortex-A15 & 4x1.3 GHz Cortex-A7) CPU and Mali-T628 MP6 GPU powered by Exynos 5430 Octa chipset. The phone has a RAM of 2 GB and has an internal storage of 32 GB with expandable card slot No. The phone runs on the Android, version 4.4.4 (KitKat), upgradable to 5.0.2 (Lollipop) operating system.

In the camera aspect, Samsung Galaxy Alpha has a rear camera of 12 Megapixel and a front-facing camera of 2.1 Megapixel which is quite impressive for taking photographs.

This device has various features like:

  • Messaging (SMS(threaded view), MMS, Email, Push Mail, IM)
  • Browser (HTML5)

Samsung Galaxy Alpha mobile phone has a Removable battery with a capacity of 1860 mAh. The height, width and thickness of this phone measures around 132.4 x 65.5 x 6.7 mm with a weight of 115 gm.

Samsung Galaxy Alpha has various connectivity options such as:

  • Wireless Lan (Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot)
  • Bluetooth (4.0, A2DP, EDR, LE)
  • GPS - Global Positioning System (A-GPS, GLONASS)
  • NFC - Near-field communication
  • USB (microUSB 2.0)
  • Radio (No)
  • Sensors (Fingerprint (front-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass, heart rate)

This mobile device is available in Charcoal Black, Sleek Silver, Dazzling White, Frosted Gold, Scuba Blue colors.

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