Recycling Batteries Responsibly
The European Directive on Batteries and Accumulators aims to minimise the impact of batteries on the environment and encourage the recovery of the materials they contain. In the UK, regulations on the recycling of batteries and accumulators (rechargeable batteries) were Introduced in 2009. The Waste Batteries Regulations aim to significantly increase UK collection and recycling of used portable batteries from 3% in 2007 to 25% by 2012, rising to at least 45% in 2016.
The battery symbol on a product or on its packaging indicates that the product must not be disposed of with general household waste. Instead, it is the consumer’s responsibility to dispose of their waste batteries at a designated collection point so that they can be recycled. The separate collection and recycling of batteries at the time of dispo sal will help to conserve natural resources and ensure that they are recycled in a manner that protects human health and the environment. A comprehensive list of battery recycling centres can be obtained from: www.recycle-more.co.uk
All Samsung products that are subject to the Batteries Directive are compliant with the UK battery and accumulator Requirements. In accordance with national law, SAMSUNG Electronics (UK) Ltd is a member of an approved batteries producer compliance scheme. This scheme collects, treats and disposes of batteries on Samsung’s behalf.
- Make the switch to Samsung GALAXY S4
Stunning and Wide 5” Full HD Super AMOLED screen
The incredibly-wide screen fits beautifully within an extraordinarily slim bezel that’s encased in a special polycarbonate body, making this the lightest and most sophisticated GALAXY yet. The 5” FULL HD Super AMOLED displays images at their very best with 441ppi for stunning viewing quality. The Samsung GALAXY S 4 also utilises Corning’s new Gorilla® Glass 3, making it a durable travel companion for all of life’s adventures.
Two cameras, one extraordinary photo. Put yourself into the picture for the big moments of your life by simultaneously shooting with the front and rear cameras. Get the shot you want with a variety of styles to choose from, and never feel left out of the picture again.
When you visit a new country, you no longer have to get lost in translation. With S Translator˅, say or text what you need translated into your new Samsung GALAXY S 4 and it’ll read or text back the translation. The Samsung GALAXY S4 is a handy companion while traveling abroad, allowing you to easily communicate with locals, discover exotic foreign dishes, and explore hidden hangouts around the world. S Translator can speak Brazilian Portuguese, Chinese, English (UK), English (US), French, German, Italian, Japanese, Korean, and Spanish.
˅Internet connection required. Data, subscription and other charges may apply.
Feature is not available in all languages and dialects.
Performance may vary depending on the language spoken and surrounding environment, including ambient noise
Samsung Smart Pause and Smart Scroll
The Samsung GALAXY S 4 knows what you’re doing and intuitively moves along with you – automatically scrolling up or down emails or websites when you tilt the phone from one side to another. And when life gets in the way of a good video, the Samsung GALAXY S 4 can pause whatever you’re watching when your eyes look away from the screen+. Amazingly, Smart Pause can then resume where you left off when you look back at the screen again - meaning that you don’t miss a thing.
+ Smart Scroll/Smart Pause may not work in the following situations:
· When the front camera fails to detect your eyes
· When the source of light is behind you or when using the device in the dark
· When the device is shaking
· When connecting via AllShare Cast or HDMI
· When interacting with the device in certain ways, such as using palm motions, tapping the screen, hovering your hand above the screen, using multi-window or pop-ups etc.
Air View / Air Gesture
Simply motion your hand at the Samsung GALAXY S 4 to accept calls, change music, browse the web or view your photos with Air Gesture activated++ . Air View makes it quick, easy, and super-convenient to enlarge content and photos, preview emails*, and speed dial all with your finger hovering over the screen.
++ The air gesture sensor is positioned at the top right above the screen.
For Air Gesture, the sensor can recognise your gestures from a distance within 7cm of the screen at normal speed. When air gestures are available, the air gesture icon will appear on the status bar at the top of the screen.
The Air View media preview function will work when you hover your finger over the selected media above the screen.
* Internet connection required. Data and subscription charges may apply.
S Health is designed to help you stay motivated by keeping track of your fitness goals. S Health can monitor your key measurements, including your daily calorie intake, weight, and workouts. With an in-built pedometer, you can also track your daily incidental exercise. But it’s more than just a fitness tool, with compatible accessories sold separately.
* Accessories sold separately.
^ S Health is intended to help users manage their overall health and wellbeing through capturing and tracking health related information and metrics. It is not intended to be used in the prevention, detection, diagnosis, cure, alleviation, monitoring or treatment of any condition, disease, ailment, defect or injury or physiological process or for the transmission of time sensitive health information. Any health related information found here in is available only for your convenience and S Health should not be used as a substitute for, or otherwise treated as, a medical or therapeutic device of any kind. Unless otherwise expressly stated or legally required, Samsung Electronics Australia Pty Ltd makes no warranties or representations as to the accuracy or completeness of the information provided and is not liable for any loss or damage which you may suffer in connection with your reliance on the information. Any information you obtain from use of S Health may not be suitable, accurate, complete or reliable for your individual health and wellbeing purposes. If you have any health and wellbeing questions or concerns, please consult a registered health practitioner.
Group Play# - Share Music
Get your friends together and enjoy music and games simultaneously through your Samsung GALAXY S 4 devices. Wirelessly connect multiple Samsung GALAXY S 4 phones to play games and share photos and documents. With multiple Samsung GALAXY S 4 phones together you can even create a powerful sound system to help enhance the sound quality and keeps the party going.
#Samsung takes copyright seriously. Only share content that you own or have the right to share.
Sound & Shot
Every picture you take on the Samsung GALAXY S 4 can come with sound. So now you can look back at your photos and hear everyone singing happy birthday, or your child saying their first word. Remember what was said, played, and heard - and not just what it looked like.
Get a sequence of photos in one frame to create a collage that tells the story better than a single photo could. Drama Shot lets you take a series of pictures of any moving subject and puts them together – so you can view the action merged into one very dynamic photo.
Have the Samsung GALAXY S 4 organise your photos, and quickly and easily create dynamic albums based on your specific events. You can even apply themes and choose various layouts for that extra personal touch. View them on your GALAXY S 4 or share with friends* – or even print the album and hold the memories in your hand.
*Internet access required. Data and subscription charges may apply.
With the Samsung GALAXY S 4, you can browse and shop through all available content from every Samsung Hub in one place. Videos, games, music, learning – it’s all in one integrated store in a stylish magazine layout.
S Voice™ Driveº
In Drive Mode, the Samsung GALAXY S 4 provides a simple interface: big fonts, intuitive look, and text to speech service. For important tasks that require your hands and attention – making and answering calls, reading messages, and asking for directions – S Voice™ Drive will do it all for you while both of your hands remain safely on the steering wheel.
º Using a mobile phone while driving can be distracting.
Certain laws may prohibit using a mobile phone, including using hands free software, in certain circumstances while driving. In some states and territories, learner and P1 drivers are not permitted to use a hand-held or hands-free mobile phone while driving. Samsung Electronics Australia Pty Ltd is not liable for any loss or damage which you may suffer in connection with your use of S Voice™ Drive.
Samsung Adapt Display
Let the Samsung GALAXY S 4 adjust your view. With 7 automatic modes and 4 manual modes, the Samsung GALAXY S 4 provides the optimal viewing experience. See your favourite videos, games, books and emails displayed with amazing colour quality.
Samsung Adapt Sound
Hear everything with the right balance and volume customised for you. The Samsung GALAXY S 4 dials music up and down and balances left and right audio based on your hearing, the sound source and your preferences. The Samsung GALAXY S 4 provides an optimal sound experience tailored to you.
# 4G is only available on certain networks and in selected coverage areas. If 4G is unavailable, the device will default to 3G. Data speed and coverage may vary depending on location, device configuration, and geographical features.
Micro SIM (3FF)
GSM / GPRS / EDGE (850 / 900 / 1,800 / 1,900MHz)
HSPA+ (850 / 900 / 1,900 / 2,100MHz)
LTE Cat 3 (800 / 850 / 900 / 1,800 / 2,100 / 2,600MHz) * Dependent on market
802.11 a/b/g/n/ac 2.4G+5GHz, VHT80
PBAP, A2DP, AVRCP, HFP, HSP, OPP, SAP, HID, PAN, DI, MAP
Technology (Main Display)
Size (Main Display)
Resolution (Main Display)
1920 x 1080 (FHD)
Color Depth (Main Display)
RAM Size (GB)
ROM Size (GB)
16GB* (up to 8.2 GB user-accessible memory)
External Memory Support
MicroSD (up to 64GB)
Video Recording Resolution
Full HD (1080p)
Main Camera - Resolution
CMOS, 13 MP
Front Camera - Resolution
CMOS, 2 MP
Main Camera - Flash
Main Camera - Auto Focus
Accelerometer, Geomagnetic, Gyro, RGB light, Barometer, Proximity, Gesture, Temperature & Humidity, Hall
136.6 x 69.8 x 7.9mm
Internet Usage Time(3G)
Up to 8 hours
Internet Usage Time(LTE)
Up to 8 hours
Internet Usage Time(Wi-Fi)
Up to 10 hours
Video Playback Time
Up to 11 hours
Standard Battery Capacity
Audio Playback Time
Up to 62 hours
Standby Time (LTE)
Up to 320 hours
Standby Time (W-CDMA)
Up to 370 hours
Talk time (W-CDMA)
Up to 17 hours
Audio and Video
Video Playing Format
Codec: MPEG4, H.263, H.264, DivX, DivX3.11, VC-1, VP8, WMV7/8, Sorenson Spark, HEVC (only in Media Hub)
Video Playing Resolution
Full HD (1080p)
Audio Playing Format
Codec: MP3, AAC, AAC+, eAAC+, AMR-NB/WB, OGG, FLAC, AC-3, apt-X (Bluetooth)
Services and Applications
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