Galaxy S4 Active 16GB (AT&T)
A Protective, Stylish Design That Can Go Just About Anywhere
A Premium Camera With Unique and Custom Shooting Modes
Camera resolution (Rear)
Take your smartphone anywhere to almost anywhere
Enjoy the freedom of being able to take your smartphone almost anywhere. An IP67 rating means the Samsung Galaxy S 4 Active is resistant to dust and moisture. The screen is made with Gorilla® Glass 2, so it’s tougher and more scratch-resistant. Toss it in your gym or camping bag without worrying if it’ll get wet or dirty.
Capture it all
Enjoy advanced new camera features in a premium Galaxy camera user interface with zero shutter lag.
Take your entertainment seriously
Entertain yourself with a phone that’s equipped for a good time. WatchON™ helps you control your TV by turning your phone into a universal remote. Use it to channel surf in a new way that lets you browse by genre, search by title or receive recommendations based on your interests.
Remember everything in HD
Equip yourself with a camera so sharp it blurs the line between smartphones and professional photography. Our 5-inch, 1080p display meets an 8 megapixel camera for a dazzling way to take, view and share photos. Aqua Mode lets you take pictures under water while the Drama Shot mode tracks every part of that high dive with striking results. The Eraser lets you delete random people who wander into your frame, while the Live Filters accentuate the mood of your pictures with dozens of treatments. When you’re done snapping, use Story Album™ to share your pictures or turn them into a printed photo book.
Features and specifications are subject to change without prior notification
Processor Speed, Type
1.9 GHz Quad-Core
Main Display Resolution
1920 x 1080 pixels
Main Display Size
Main Display Technology
Camera resolution (Front)
Camera resolution (Rear)
Digital Optical Zoom
Auto Focus; Geo-Tagging; HD Playback; HD Recording; LED Flash; Online Image Uploading; Photo Editing; Sharing Capabilities: AT&T Locker, Bluetooth®, ChatON, Email, Flipboard, Gmail™, Google+™, Group Play, Messaging, NFC, S Beam™, S Memo, Samsung Link, Wi-Fi Direct™; Shot Modes: Auto Aqua, Night, Sports, Panorama, Eraser, Rich Tone (HDR), Animated photo Drama, Sound & Shot, Best Face, Continuous Shot, Best Photo Beauty Face; TV/Video-Out; Video; Video Editing; Zero Shutter Lag
2GB RAM, 16GB ROM
up to 64 GB
Frequencies and Data Type
LTE: Bands 1/2/4/5/7/17; HSPA+/UMTS Tri-Band: 850/1900/2100 MHz; GSM Quad-Band: 850/900/1800/1900 MHz
Android™ KitKat 4.4
Product Dimensions (inches)
5.5" x 2.80" x 0.35"
3G: up to 320hrs; 4G: up to 290hrs*
Battery, Talk Time
up to 17hrs*
Battery Type and Size
3.8 V, Lithium Ion, 2600 mAh
Music Play Time
up to 71hrs*
Video Play Time
up to 10hrs*
Internet Use Time
3G: up to 8hrs; 4G: up to 9hrs; Wi-Fi: up to 10hrs*
Audio Streaming; Compatible Music Files: 3GP, AAC, AMR, AVI, FLAC, FLV, iMelody, MIDI, MKV, MP3, MP4, OGG, WAV, WMA, XMF; MP3/MP4/Music Tones; Music Player; Ringtones, Polyphonic
Compatible Video Files: 3GP, AAC, AMR-NB, AMR-WB, AVI, H.263, H.264, MP4, MPEG2, MPEG4, Sorenson Spark, VC-1, VP8, WMV; Video Player; Video Streaming
Enabled for 4G LTE
Wireless Charging Capability
Air Gestures™; Air View™; Smart Gestures; Smart Pause™; Smart Scroll™; Smart Unlock; TouchWiz®; Widgets
Fun & Entertainment
Downloadable Content; S Translator; S Voice®; Live Wallpapers; WatchON™
Business & Office
Enterprise-Ready; Corporate E-mail/Calendar/Contacts; Microsoft® Office-compatible; Mobile Device Management; OCR/Business Card/Photo Scanner; On-Device Encryption (ODE); KNOX; Virtual Private Network
Email; Picture Messaging; Text Messaging; Video Messaging
Airline Mode; Call Block; Hearing Aid Compatible (HAC); Multitasking; Picture Caller ID; Speakerphone; Speech-to-Text; Text-to-Speech; TTY; Voicemail; Voice Recognition
*Results are based on lab environment testing. Refer to your network carrier’s website for network specific talk times.
247 User Reviews
"Very good phone. I have no issues except wireless connection."
Johnny305 September 29, 2013
"I had the S III for almost a year, but was forced to purchase another phone due to the Sprint purchase of the midwest region of U.S. Cellular. I am so happy that I waited in line, figuratively speakin..."
4SamsungLove September 22, 2013
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**Water-resistant and dustproof based on IP67 Rating, which tests submersion up to 1 meter for up to 30 minutes. Not shockproof.