Samsung Galaxy Alpha

Samsung

Popularity

Daily interest
45%
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Voting results

Design
7.4
Features
7.0
Performance
7.1
Votes:
366

Available as:
SM-G850F for Europe
SM-G850A for AT&T
SM-G850T for T-Mobile
SM-G850M for Vodafone
Also known as Samsung Galaxy Alfa, Samsung SM-G850Y, Samsung SM-G850FQ

General 2G Network GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900
3G Network HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100
4G Network LTE 800 / 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 / 2100 / 2600
SIM Nano-SIM
Announced 2014, August
Status Available. Released 2014, September
Body Dimensions 132.4 x 65.5 x 6.7 mm (5.21 x 2.58 x 0.26 in)
Weight 115 g (4.06 oz)
 - Fingerprint sensor (PayPal certified)
Display Type Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
Size 720 x 1280 pixels, 4.7 inches (~312 ppi pixel density)
Multitouch Yes
Protection TBC
Sound Alert types Vibration; MP3, WAV ringtones
Loudspeaker Yes
3.5mm jack Yes
Memory Card slot No
Internal 32 GB, 2 GB RAM
Data GPRS Yes
EDGE Yes
Speed HSDPA, 42 Mbps, HSUPA; LTE-A, Cat4, 150 Mbps DL, 50 Mbps UL
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
NFC Yes
USB microUSB v2.0
Camera Primary 12 MP, 4608 x 2592 pixels, autofocus, LED flash, check quality
Features Dual camera, geo-tagging, touch focus, face/smile detection, panorama, HDR
Video 2160p@30fps, 1080p@60fps, 720p@120fps, check quality
Secondary 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
Messaging SMS(threaded view), MMS, Email, Push Mail, IM
Browser HTML5
Radio No
GPS Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS
Java Yes, via Java MIDP emulator
Colors Charcoal Black, Sleek Silver, Dazzling White, Frosted Gold, Scuba Blue
 - ANT+ support
- Dropbox (50 GB cloud storage)
- Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic
- MP4/WMV/H.264/H.263 player
- MP3/WAV/WMA/eAAC+/FLAC player
- Organizer
- Photo/video editor
- Document viewer
- Voice memo/dial/commands
- Predictive text input (Swype)
Battery   Li-Ion 1860 mAh battery
Stand-by
Talk time
Misc SAR US 1.18 W/kg (head)     0.75 W/kg (body)    
SAR EU 0.37 W/kg (head)     0.51 W/kg (body)    
Price group
Tests Performance Basemark OS II: 915 / Basemark X: 11065
Display Contrast ratio: Infinite (nominal), 3.509 (sunlight)
Camera Photo / Video
Loudspeaker Voice 66dB / Noise 61dB / Ring 75dB
Audio quality Noise -95.7dB / Crosstalk -65.6dB
Battery life

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Samsung Galaxy Alpha - user opinions and reviews

  • Virgin alpha user

Wow,,, ppl who are commenting are basing their "opinions" on what they've read. I can tell you all that the Alpha is a great phone and I'm not saying that because im a fanboy, im actually an Apple addict well I was until the iphone shit I m...

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  • Ravi

Hi Iam using this phone yaar its good looking and great Dont compare with S5 bcoz If we campare with S5 battery backup is verry nice in this phone. Verry Good Features and verry verry nice look Leave about water-proof why I put my phone into...

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  • 2014-10-24 06:11
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s3 had 8 mp camera How its funny ?

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