Although it was expected a official announcement IFA 2014 the South Korean company Samsung has decided to take a step forward after so many leaks and announce Galaxy Alpha.
As I have said, we are talking about a smartphone Samsung that offers a big bet by the design with materials such as a metal frame and a reduced thickness attached to a more powerful processor.
Galaxy Alpha, specifications and design
This terminal is to use a central plastic frame/frame using one metal that gives a stylish touch to your design making it possible to significantly reduce their thickness and weight.
The change only affects the central frame that contains all the circuitry already that the back cover will remain good quality plastic with the finish of the S5 Galaxy of small holes.
It is a terminal that to mount a 4.7-inch screen only weighs 115 grams and has a thickness, aware of 6.7 mm.
Let’s take a look at the specifications, and as you can see, this is a top of range except for the screen. It is a capable smartphone whose main weapon is undoubtedly its design.
The first point to consider is its screen of 4.7 inch SuperAMOLED with resolution 1280 x 720 pixels.
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The processor is a Exynos octa – core (Quad 1. 8 GHz + Quad 1. 3 GHz) accompanied by 2 GB of RAM. It has 32 GB of internal memory and no available slot to expand the capacity.
Autonomy will depend on a 1,860 mAh battery, i.e. confirmed the number of leaks, and trial, and lack of knowing the consumption of the new Samsung chip, something offers us short.
He mounted a camera from 12 Mpx able to record content UHD with LED Flash and autofocus, and a front of 2.1 megapixel.
It will work on Android 4.4.4 and will offer the rest of features typical of this type of Terminal, connectivity BT 4.0, LTE, NFC adding footprints and heart rate sensor, seen in Galaxy S5.
Availability and price
Samsung has not given a specific date on the launch of the same and left him in a lax data: month of September.
Price-wise, they have not confirmed how much reach the market, but the initial leaks pointed to 500-550 euros and views the specifications would seem us “in price” If the market in that range.