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Specs comparison: Samsung Z1, Z2, Z3 vs. Samsung Z4

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Last updated: May 12th, 2017 at 16:07 UTC+02:00

We had been hearing for a few months now that Samsung had a new Tizen-powered smartphone in the pipeline. The company officially announced the smartphone today. While it’s not the sort of high-end Tizen flagship that Spreadtrum is hoping for, the Samsung Z4 is certainly a step up from its predecessors.

Samsung confirmed today that it’s going to launch the Z4 in select countries later this month. It will be made available to customers in India initially. The company hasn’t confirmed pricing as yet but it has revealed that the Samsung Z4 will be sold in black, gold and silver colors.

Samsung’s first Tizen 3.0-powered smartphone still retains the plastic body of its predecessors and the specs are nothing to write home about as well. However, it does come with a slightly improved design.

Those who are curious about finding out just how the Samsung Z4 stacks up against its predecessors can check out our specs comparison of the Samsung Z1, Z2, Z3 vs. Samsung Z4 down below. More details about the specs of each of these devices are available from our devices page.

Samsung Z4 Samsung Z3
Display 4.5-inch, LCD, 800×480 pixels, 207ppi 5-inch, Super AMOLED, 1280×720 pixels, 294ppi
Processor 1.5GHz quad-core (Unknown Chipset) 1.3GHz quad-core Spreadtrum SC7730 with Mali-400 GPU
RAM 1GB 1GB
Rear camera 5-megapixel, F2.2 aperture, autofocus, dual-LED flash, 720p video recording 8-megapixel, F2.2 aperture, autofocus, dual-LED flash, 720p video recording
Front camera 5-megapixel, fixed-focus, F2.2 aperture, LED Flash 5-megapixel, fixed-focus, F2.2 aperture, LED Flash
Storage 8GB internal, microSD card (up to 128GB) 8GB internal, microSD card (up to 128GB)
Software Tizen 3.0 Tizen 2.3 (upgradable to Tizen 2.4)
Battery 2,050 mAh 2,600 mAh
Connectivity 4G LTE, dual-SIM, Wi-Fi a/b/g/n, Wi-Fi Direct, GPS, Bluetooth 4.0 (A2DP + LE), microUSB 2.0, 3.5mm headphone jack 3G HSPA, dual-SIM, Wi-Fi a/b/g/n, Wi-Fi Direct, GPS, Bluetooth 4.0 (A2DP + LE), microUSB 2.0, 3.5mm headphone jack
Dimensions 132.9 x 69.2 x 10.3 mm, 143g 141.6 x 70 x 7.9 mm, 137g
Sensors Accelerometer, Proximity Accelerometer, Proximity

 

Samsung Z4 Samsung Z2
Display 4.5-inch, LCD, 800×480 pixels, 207ppi 4-inch, TFT LCD, 800×480 pixels, 233ppi
Processor 1.5GHz quad-core (Unknown Chipset) 1.5GHz quad-core Spreadtrum SC9830 with Mali-400MP2 GPU
RAM 1GB 1GB
Rear camera 5-megapixel, F2.2 aperture, autofocus, dual-LED flash, 720p video recording 5-megapixel, F2.2 aperture, autofocus, LED flash, 720p video recording
Front camera 5-megapixel, fixed-focus, F2.2 aperture, LED Flash VGA, fixed-focus, F2.4 aperture
Storage 8GB internal, microSD card (up to 128GB) 8GB internal, microSD card (up to 200GB)
Software Tizen 3.0 Tizen 2.4
Battery 2,050 mAh 1,500 mAh
Connectivity 4G LTE, dual-SIM, Wi-Fi a/b/g/n, Wi-Fi Direct, GPS, Bluetooth 4.0 (A2DP + LE), microUSB 2.0, 3.5mm headphone jack 4G LTE, dual-SIM, Wi-Fi a/b/g/n, Wi-Fi Direct, GPS, Bluetooth 4.0 (A2DP), microUSB 2.0, 3.5mm headphone jack
Dimensions 132.9 x 69.2 x 10.3 mm, 143g 121.5 x 63 x 10.8 mm, 127g
Sensors Accelerometer, Proximity Accelerometer

 

Samsung Z4 Samsung Z1
Display 4.5-inch, LCD, 800×480 pixels, 207ppi 4-inch, Super AMOLED, 480×800 pixels, 233ppi
Processor 1.5GHz quad-core (Unknown Chipset) 1.2GHz dual-core Spreadtrum SC7727S with Mali-400 GPU
RAM 1GB 768MB
Rear camera 5-megapixel, F2.2 aperture, autofocus, dual-LED flash, 720p video recording 3.15-megapixel, fixed-focus, LED flash, 480p video recording
Front camera 5-megapixel, fixed-focus, F2.2 aperture, LED Flash VGA, fixed-focus
Storage 8GB internal, microSD card (up to 128GB) 4GB internal, microSD (up to 64GB)
Software Tizen 3.0 Tizen 2.3 (upgradable to Tizen 2.4)
Battery 2,050 mAh 1.500 mAh
Connectivity 4G LTE, dual-SIM, Wi-Fi a/b/g/n, Wi-Fi Direct, GPS, Bluetooth 4.0 (A2DP + LE), microUSB 2.0, 3.5mm headphone jack Dual-SIM, Wi-Fi a/b/g/n, Wi-Fi Direct, GPS, Bluetooth 4.0 (A2DP + LE), microUSB 2.0, 3.5mm headphone jack
Dimensions 132.9 x 69.2 x 10.3 mm, 143g 120.4 x 63.2 x 9.7 mm, 112g
Sensors Accelerometer, Proximity Accelerometer, Proximity
Phone Samsung Z1Samsung Z2Samsung Z3Samsung Z4Tizen 3.0
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