Samsung I9506 Galaxy S4

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Design
6.2
Features
6.5
Performance
6.6
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Also known as:
Samsung Galaxy S4 Advance in UK
Samsung Galaxy S4 with LTE+
Available as Samsung SHV-E330S Galaxy S4 LTE-A for SK Telecom

Network Technology GSM / HSPA / LTE
2G bands GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - I9506
  GSM 900 / 1800 / 1900 - SHV-E330S
3G bands HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100 - I9506
  HSDPA 1900 / 2100 - SHV-E330S
4G bands LTE band 1(2100), 3(1800), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 20(800) - I9506
  LTE band 5(850), 9(1800) - SHV-E330S
Speed HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE Cat4 150/50 Mbps
GPRS Yes
EDGE Yes
Launch Announced 2013, Q3
Status Available. Released 2013, Q3
Body Dimensions 136.6 x 69.8 x 7.9 mm (5.38 x 2.75 x 0.31 in)
Weight 130 g (4.59 oz)
SIM Micro-SIM
Display Type Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
Size 5.0 inches (~72.3% screen-to-body ratio)
Resolution 1080 x 1920 pixels (~441 ppi pixel density)
Multitouch Yes
Protection Corning Gorilla Glass 3
 - TouchWiz UI
Platform OS Android OS, v4.2.2 (Jelly Bean), upgradable to v5.0.1 (Lollipop)
Chipset Qualcomm MSM8974 Snapdragon 800
CPU Quad-core 2.3 GHz Krait 400
GPU Adreno 330
Memory Card slot microSD, up to 64 GB
Internal 16/32 GB, 2 GB RAM
Camera Primary 13 MP, 4128 x 3096 pixels, autofocus, LED flash
Features Dual Shot, Simultaneous HD video and image recording, geo-tagging, touch focus, face/smile detection, HDR
Video 1080p@30fps, dual-video rec.
Secondary 2 MP, 1080p@30fps, dual video call
Sound Alert types Vibration; MP3, WAV ringtones
Loudspeaker Yes
3.5mm jack Yes
Comms WLAN Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, DLNA, hotspot
Bluetooth v4.0, A2DP, EDR, LE, apt-X
GPS Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS
NFC Yes
Infrared port Yes
Radio No
USB microUSB v2.0 (MHL 2 TV-out), USB Host
Features Sensors Accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass, barometer, temperature, humidity, gesture
Messaging SMS(threaded view), MMS, Email, Push Mail, IM
Browser HTML5
Java Yes, via Java MIDP emulator
 - DMB TV tuner (SHV-E330S model only)
- Wireless charging (Qi-enabled) - market dependent
- S-Voice natural language commands and dictation
- Smart stay, Smart pause, Smart scroll
- Air gestures
- Dropbox (50 GB cloud storage)
- Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic
- MP4/DivX/XviD/WMV/H.264 player
- MP3/WAV/eAAC+/AC3/FLAC player
- Photo/video editor
- Document viewer
Battery   Li-Ion 2600 mAh battery
Stand-by Up to 370 h (3G)
Talk time Up to 17 h (3G)
Music play Up to 62 h
Misc Colors White Frost, Black Mist (I9506)/ Arctic Blue, Red Aurora, rose gold white, rose gold black, deep black (SHV-E330S)
SAR US 0.93 W/kg (head)     1.39 W/kg (body)    
SAR EU 0.39 W/kg (head)     0.44 W/kg (body)    
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Tests Performance Basemark OS II 2.0: 1105

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Samsung I9506 Galaxy S4 - user opinions and reviews

  • wayne

to those who will manually update their i9506 or via OTA to lollipop. i suggest to perform a factory reset before and after the update.

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  • 2015-03-25 18:52
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Hi, faisal. How did you manually enabled 4G ? I am having same problem with my I9506 and isn't updated to Lollipop yet.

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  • sourav

DOes it will get lollipop update in india when im checking it shows all updates have been installed i have i9506 what should i do ??

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