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Samsung Galaxy Alpha with 4.7 Inch Display and 6.7 mm Thick Metal Build Goes official

After countless leaks, the Samsung Galaxy Alpha is now official confirming most of several rumors. The device sports metal around its edges as you can see in the official press renders and will be available across 150 markets in starting in September next month.


Samsung Galaxy Alpha has a 4.7 inch super AMOLED display with 720p HD resolution encased in slim and sleek metal body. The smartphone will be powered by Samsung’s own Exynos 5 octa chipset backed by 2 GB RAM and non expandable 32 GB internal storage.


Samsung has also stated that Galaxy Alpha could also feature 2.5 GHz Snapdragon 801 quad core chipset in select markets. Imaging hardware includes 12 MP rear camera with LED flash and heart rate sensor and a 2.1 MP front shooter for video calling.


Battery capacity is 1860 mAh and Samsung has also provided with its aggressive battery saving mode. Other features include 4G LTE,  WiFi ac, Bluetooth 4.0, NFC and MicroUSB 2.0 and Fingerprint sensor. The handset is extremely slim at 6.7 mm body thickness and weighs only 115 grams.


“The Galaxy Alpha was built and designed based on the specific desires of the consumer market. With an entirely new appearance, the Galaxy Alpha focuses on both beauty and functionality combining a stunning metal frame and slim, light weight design with the same powerful hardware and features users expect from a flagship Galaxy mobile device,” said JK Shin, CEO and Head of IT & Mobile Communication at Samsung Electronics.

Samsung GALAXY ALPHA “Just Alpha” Official Video

Key Specs

Model Samsung Galaxy Alpha
Display 4.7 Inch , HD
Processor (1.8 GHz+ 1.3 GHz) Exynos Octa Core
Internal Storage 32 GB
OS Android 4.4.4 Kitkat
Camera 12 MP/ 2.1 MP
Battery 1860 mAh
Price 549 Euros approx 45,000 INR

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