The new Galaxy ALPHA smartphone is available to buy now, and it's the sleekest Samsung Galaxy smartphone ever. Read on to find out more about this stunning device.

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Beautifully designed

Beautifully designed

The Galaxy Alpha offers unparalleled elegance and style. It is the first Samsung Galaxy smartphone with a high-quality metal frame that is designed for a sophisticated and luxurious look and feel.

The Galaxy Alpha offers unparalleled elegance and style. It is the first Samsung Galaxy smartphone with a high-quality metal frame that is designed for a sophisticated and luxurious look and feel.

The inner part of the NX1 is shown installed with Samsung’s latest image processing technology, the DRIMe V.

Advanced camera system

Advanced camera system

The Samsung Galaxy Alpha features an advanced camera to capture every moment beautifully. Real-time HDR lets you take bright and vivid shots even in tricky lighting conditions. There is also an enhanced front camera to make sure you look your best in every selfie.

The Samsung Galaxy Alpha features an advanced camera to capture every moment beautifully. Real-time HDR lets you take bright and vivid shots even in tricky lighting conditions. There is also an enhanced front camera to make sure you look your best in every selfie.

The NX1 is using the Hybrid AF System to capture a shot of a man on a wakeboard jumping into the air.

Powerful performance

Powerful performance

The Samsung Galaxy Alpha features a powerful Octa Core processor. That means it gives you a smooth and seamless experience, from web browsing to apps, games and more.

The Samsung Galaxy Alpha features a powerful Octa Core processor. That means it gives you a smooth and seamless experience, from web browsing to apps, games and more.

Beautiful landscape scenery of a sunset is being shown through the NX1’s AMOLED Tilt Display.

Longer battery life

Longer battery life

Never miss important calls because of a dead battery. Ultra Power Saving mode dramatically reduces battery consumption by shutting down unnecessary functions, ensuring your phone is available when you need it.

Never miss important calls because of a dead battery. Ultra Power Saving mode dramatically reduces battery consumption by shutting down unnecessary functions, ensuring your phone is available when you need it.

The NX1’s full magnesium alloy body is gleaming against a dark background.

Protect your privacy with fingerprint security

Protect your privacy with fingerprint security

Private mode lets you hide your personal information so that only you can access it, with a simple swipe of your finger. You can also use Fingerprint Web Sign-in to access password-protected websites easily.

Private mode lets you hide your personal information so that only you can access it, with a simple swipe of your finger. You can also use Fingerprint Web Sign-in to access password-protected websites easily.

The NX1’s full magnesium alloy body is gleaming against a dark background.

tech specs

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Network/Bearer

  • Multi-SIM

    Single-SIM

  • SIM card size

    Nano-SIM (4FF)

  • Network

    4G LTE FDD

  • 2G GSM

    GSM850, GSM900, DCS1800, PCS1900

  • 3G UMTS

    B1(2100), B2(1900), B5(850), B8(900)

  • 4G FDD LTE

    B1(2100), B2(1900), B3(1800), B5(850), B7(2600), B8(900), B20(800)

Connectivity

  • ANT+

    Yes

  • USB Version

    USB 2.0

  • Location Technology

    GPS, Glonass, Beidou

  • Headphone socket

    3.5mm Stereo

  • MHL

    No

  • Wi-Fi

    802.11 a/b/g/n/ac 2.4G+5GHz, VHT80 MIMO

  • Wi-Fi Direct

    Yes

  • DLNA Support

    No

  • Bluetooth Version

    Bluetooth v4.0

  • NFC

    Yes

  • Bluetooth Profiles

    A2DP, AVRCP, DI, HFP, HID, HOGP, HSP, MAP, OPP, PAN, PBAP, SAP

  • PC Sync.

    KIES

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Operating System

  • Operating System

    Android

Display

  • Size (Sub Display)

    N/A

  • Technology (Main Display)

    Super AMOLED

  • Size (Main Display)

    4.7" (119.0 mm)

  • Resolution (Main Display)

    1280 x 720 (HD)

  • Colour Depth (Main Display)

    16M

  • S Pen Support

    No

Processor

  • CPU Speed

    1.8GHz, 1.3GHz

  • CPU Type

    Octa-Core

General Information

  • Form Factor

    Touchscreen Bar

Memory

  • RAM Size (GB)

    2 GB

  • ROM Size (GB)

    32 GB

Camera

  • Video Recording Resolution

    UHD 4K (3840 x 2160) @30fps

  • Main Camera - Resolution

    CMOS 12.0 MP

  • Front Camera - Resolution

    CMOS 2.1 MP

  • Main Camera - Flash

    Yes

  • Main Camera - Auto Focus

    Yes

Sensors

  • Sensors

    Accelerometer, Fingerprint Sensor, Gyro Sensor, Geomagnetic Sensor, Hall Sensor, HR Sensor, Light Sensor, Proximity Sensor

Physical specification

  • Dimension (HxWxD, mm)

    132.4 x 65.5 x 6.7

  • Weight (g)

    115

Battery

  • Internet Usage Time(3G) (Hours)

    Up to 9

  • Internet Usage Time(LTE) (Hours)

    Up to 9

  • Internet Usage Time(Wi-Fi) (Hours)

    Up to 11

  • Video Playback Time (Hours)

    Up to 10

  • Standard Battery Capacity (mAh)

    1860

  • Audio Playback Time (Hours)

    Up to 37

  • Talk Time (3G WCDMA) (Hours)

    Up to 11

Audio and Video

  • Video Playing Format

    MP4, M4V, 3GP, 3G2, WMV, ASF, AVI, FLV, MKV, WEBM

  • Video Playing Resolution

    UHD 4K (3840 x 2160) @30fps

  • Audio Playing Format

    MP3, M4A, 3GA, AAC, OGG, OGA, WAV, WMA, AMR, AWB, FLAC, MID, MIDI, XMF, MXMF, IMY, RTTTL, RTX, OTA

Services and Applications

  • Wearable Device Support

    Gear Fit, Gear

  • S-Voice

    Yes

  • Mobile TV

    No

Memory size - User memory is less than the total memory due to storage of the operating system and software used to operate the phones features.
Actual user memory will vary depending on the mobile phone operator and may change after software upgrades are performed.

SAR Information

SAR Information

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REVIEWS

Support

User Manual

11.16 MB, pdf, ENGLISH

28 Apr, 2015

Other Manuals (2)

  • User Manual

    13.07 MB, pdf, ENGLISH

    29 Sep, 2014

  • Safety Guide

    0.01MB, pdf, ENGLISH, BULGARIAN, CROATIAN, CZECH, DANISH, DUTCH, ESTONIAN, FINNISH, FRENCH, GERMAN, GREEK, HUNGARIAN, ITALIAN, KAZAKH, LATVIAN, LITHUANIAN, MACEDONIAN, NORWEGIAN, POLISH, PORTUGUESE, RUSSIAN, SERBIAN, SLOVAK, SLOVENIAN, SPANISH, SWEDISH, UKRAINIAN, UZBEK

    29 Sep, 2014

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