Samsung Galaxy alpha has made a proud entry into the Pakistani smartphone market soon after the launch of Samsung Galaxy Note 4. The official sale of the later device to start from October 29 but the Samsung Galaxy Alpha is available in the market right now.
If you are already a Galaxy fan, you will notice something different here. Samsung has introduced high quality metallic frame around the device, looking gorgeous. There are five different colours of Samsung galaxy Alpha in Pakistan. But plastic on the back and the design of the front are very much standard Galaxy affair, from mid-range to flagship.
The Samsung Galaxy Alpha has proper flagship specs – the chipset is a little speed devil and the 12MP camera looks very promising. The phone also brings blazing fast connectivity, the trendy fingerprint reader and a heart rate monitor to boot.
The only place where the Alpha fails to compete other flagships in terms of specifications is the low battery capacity and the lack of a microSD slot.
It is powered by Android 4.4.4 Kit Kat and possesses a 4.7 inches screen with HD Super AMOLED properties. The most stunning thing of the device is its Octa core processor (Quad-core 1.8 GHz Cortex-A15 & quad-core 1.3 GHz Cortex-A7).
Sensors of the device include Accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass and heart rate. The set has a Li-Ion 1860mAh removable battery with a CMOS 12MP rear camera and 2.1MP secondary camera.
Galaxy Alpha comes up to the mark when we talk about its Fingerprint sensor to protect user’s privacy. You can also use fingerprint to access password protected websites easily. Furthermore, it accepts the Nano-SIM card.
The Samsung Galaxy Alpha in Pakistan is available with a price tag of Rs. 69,900.
General 2G Network GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900
3 G Network HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100
4 G Network LTE 800 / 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 / 2100 / 2600
Announced August 2014
Body Dimensions 132.4 x 65.5 x 6.7 mm
Weight 115 g
Display Type Super AMOLED Capacitive Touchscreen, 16M Colors
Size 720 x 1280 Pixels, 4.7 inches (~312 ppi pixel density)
Sound Alert Types Vibration; MP3, WAV Ringtones
35 mm Jack Yes
Memory Internal 32 GB + 2 GB RAM
Data GPRS Yes
WLAN Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, Dual-Band, Wi-Fi Direct, DLNA, Wi-Fi Hotspot
Bluetooth v4.0, A2DP, EDR, LE
USB MicroUSB v2.0
Speed HSDPA, 42 Mbps, HSUPA; LTE-A, Cat4, 150 Mbps DL, 50 Mbps UL
Camera Rear 12 MP, 4608 x 2592 Pixels, Autofocus, LED Flash
Features Dual Camera, Geo-Tagging, Touch Focus, Face/Smile Detection, Panorama, HDR
Video 2160p@30fps, 1080p@60fps, 720p@120fps
Front 2.1 MP
Features OS Android OS, v4.4.4 (KitKat)
Chipset Exynos 5 Octa 5430
CPU Quad-Core 1.8 GHz Cortex-A15 & Quad-Core 1.3 GHz Cortex-A7
GPU Mali-T628 MP6
Sensors Accelerometer, Gyro, Proximity,Compass, Heart Rate, Fingerprint Sensor
Messaging SMS(threaded view), MMS, Email, Push Mail, IM
FM Radio No
GPS Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS
Colours Charcoal Black, Sleek Silver, Dazzling White, Frosted Gold, Scuba Blue
Battery Type Removable
Size Li-Ion 1860 mAh Battery
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