Robust companion for outdoor activities
Now you don’t have to worry when using your phone on the beach or out on your mountain bike. You can capture these moments and more, and even share them with friends instantly. The Galaxy S4 Active’s protection from liquid splashes and completely dustproof design lets you jump into any situation without hesitation. Start your active life with the perfect companion.
Capture your underwater story instantly.
Take your phone under the surface and capture a different world. With the Galaxy S4 Active, you can shoot and record underwater. New Aqua Mode allows you to capture your underwater adventures with optimised clarity. Instead of using the touchscreen, just push a volume key to snap an aquatic shot. The Galaxy S4 Active lets you dive in and capture all of your underwater moments with no hassle.
IP67 rating means complete protection from dust ingress, and temporary immersion in up to 1 metre of water for up to 30 minutes.†
Galaxy S4 style and smart features
With the new Galaxy S4 Active, you can enjoy many intelligent features of the original Galaxy S4. With the help of Drama Shot and Sound & Shot, you can capture vivid memories, all in high quality. Air View, Air Gesture, and Smart Scroll give you advanced and intuitive ways to control your Galaxy S4 Active. The 5.0-inch Full HD screen has been designed with Glove Touch, so you can even use the touchscreen while wearing gloves. As an added benefit, using S Health with various accessories offers you a complete health plan at your fingertips.
- LTE 4G support
- EDGE / GPRS (850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900MHZ) support
- LTE Cat 3 (800 / 850 / 900 / 1800 / 2100 / 2600MHz) * Dependent on market support
- HSPA+ (850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100MHZ)
- 802.11a/b/g/n/ac, HT80 available
- Wi-Fi Direct available
- BT 4.0 (PBAP, DI, A2DP, AVRCP, HFP, HSP, OPP, SAP, HID, PAN, MAP)
- NFC available
- DLNA, MHL 2.0 support
- KIES, KIES Air support
- Full HD TFT Technology
- 16M Colour Depth
- 5" Size
- 1920 x 1080 Resolution
- 16GB Memory *
- Accelerometer, Geomagnetic, Gyro, RGB light, Barometer, Proximity, Gesture available
- Urban Grey / Orange Flare / Dive Blue, Dependent on Market
- 2600mAh Standard Battery
- Up to 8 Hours Internet Usage Time (3G)
- Up to 8 Hours Internet Usage Time (LTE)
- Up to 10 Hours Internet Usage Time (Wi-Fi)
- Up to 10 Hours Video Playback Time
- Up to 83 Hours Audio Playback Time
- Up to 15 Hours Talk Time (W-CDMA)
- Up to 320 Hours Standby Time (W-CDMA)
- Up to 290 Hours Standby Time (LTE)
- Samsung Apps available
- Social Hub (dependent on market)
- Music available in Samsung Hub
- Books available in Samsung Hub
- Games available in Samsung Hub
- ChatON available
- ActiveSync available
- MDM / CCX / EAS / VPN / ODE
- Android 4.2.2 (Jelly Bean)
- Quad Core Application Processor available
- 1.9GHz GHz CPU Speed
- CMOS, 8MP Megapixels Camera Resolution (Rear)
- CMOS, 2MP Megapixels Camera Resolution (Front)
- LED Flash (1EA)
- Auto Focus available
- 139.7 x 71.3 x 9.1mm Dimension (H x W x D)
- 153g Weight (w / Battery)
- USB v2.0
- 3.5mm Stereo Earjack
- MicroSD (up to 64GB)**
- Micro SIM (3FF) support
- Micro USB (5.0V, 2A)
- MHL available
- Assisted GPS / GLONASS available
- Video Format: AVI, WMV, ASF, FLV, MKV, MP4, 3GP, WebM
- Full HD (1080p) Video Playback
- Recording up to 30fps
- Audio Format: MP3, AAC, AAC+, eAAC+, AMR-NB/WB, OGG, FLAC, WAV, WMA, MIDI, SP-MIDI, XMF. i-Melody
Samsung Galaxy S4 Active review
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Ask & Answer
30 Questions26 Answers
does S4 Active have Dual Shot software ?
dp05 on 2013-07-09
Hi dp05, No, the S4 Active does not have the Dual Shot camera feature which can be found on the Galaxy S4. Thanks
Samsung E-Support on 2013-07-10
Will S4 accessories fit the S4 Active?
Chris on 2013-07-13
The S4 Active is slightly larger than the S4 thus cases designed for the S4 will not fit the S4 Active. Dock stands shou...
H. Embee on 2013-09-06
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