After many rumours and leaks, Samsung finally made the Dust and Water resistant Galaxy S4 Active official. However, In the press release Samsung didn’t mention any specific release date of the device itself. So, we started to contact our sources and finally got the answer, a well-known source of ours has confirmed that the Galaxy S4 Active will be released in the UK on July 1st.
The Dust and Water Resistant (IP67) Galaxy S4 Active packs a Qualcomm Snapdragon 600 CPU clocked at 1.9GHz, Adreno 320 GPU, 2GB of RAM, 8 Megapixel rear facing camera with LED flash and a 2.1 Megapixel front facing camera, both sensors are capable of shooting 1080p videos at 30 FPS. The device is equipped with a 5-inch Full HD (1080p) TFT LCD display panel, 16GB of internal storage with a MicroSD slot for storage expansion, Bluetooth 4.0 + LE, Wi-Fi 802.11ac, NFC, IR Blaster and a 2600 mAh battery. The device supports LTE connectivity, as well.
The Galaxy S4 Active comes with Android 4.2.2 (Jelly Bean) and Samsung’s own TouchWiz Nature UX interface layer running on top of it.
Samsung will showcase the Galaxy S4 Active at the Samsung Premiere 2013 GALAXY & ATIV event in London on Thursday, June 20th. We of SamMobile will be Live at the event, providing you folks with the live coverage of the event and our hands-on experience with the newly announced devices.