Camera resolution (Front)
Android™ 5.0, Lollipop
Shoot Like a Pro
Capture moments with the 13MP Auto Focus camera. Take simultaneous front and back photos with Dual Camera, edit them right on your phone with Eraser Shot and relive the memories in brilliant clarity with Story Album™.
Experience a whole new way to interact with your smartphone. Wave your hand at the screen to accept calls with Air Gesture™, read content by tilting your head or phone with Smart Scroll™ and preview content by barely touching the screen with Air View™.
It's easy to connect, work or play with the Galaxy S4. With Group Play, you can connect up to 8 phones wirelessly to play games and share your favorite tunes, photos and documents—no Wi-Fi necessary.
View all your content on a stunning 5-inch Full HD Super AMOLED®
display that’s powered by a robust 1.9 GHz quad-core processor—all in a light 4.59 oz. smartphone.
Take It at Your Own Pace
Easy Mode is a setting you can use to simplify your home screen with bigger icons and your favorite apps, so you can take your time to discover the amazing world of your new Galaxy S4.
Slow and Fast Motion
Capture every moment with Slow Motion video recording—no video editing tools necessary. Slow down or speed up all the action using the Galaxy S4 Slow Motion and Fast Motion camera modes. Simply choose your mode, select your speed and start recording.
Features and specifications are subject to change without prior notification
Processor Speed, Type
Main Display Resolution
1920 x 1080 pixels, 441 ppi
Main Display Size
Main Display Technology
Full HD Super AMOLED®
Camera resolution (Front)
Camera resolution (Rear)
Digital Optical Zoom
Auto Focus; Dual Camera; Dual Recording; Geo-Tagging; HD Playback; HD Recording; LED Flash; Online Image Uploading; Photo Editing; Sharing Capabilities: Bluetooth®, Buddy Photo Share, Dropbox, Email, Flipboard, Gmail™, Google+™, Group Play™, Messaging, NFC, Picasa™, S Beam™, S Memo®, Samsung Link™, Share Shot, Wi-Fi Direct™; Shot Modes: Animated Photo, Auto, Beauty Face, Best Face, Best Photo, Continuous Shot, Eraser Shot, Rich tone (HDR), Night, Panorama, Sound & Shot, Sports; Slow Motion Recording; TV/Video-Out; Video; Video Editing; Zero Shutter Lag
2GB RAM, 16GB ROM
Bluetooth® Profiles: A2DP, AVRCP, GAVDP, GOEP, HFP, HID, HSP, MAP, OBEX, OPP, PAN, PBAP, SPP; NFC; Wi-Fi; Hotspot; MHL support
Android™ 5.0, Lollipop
Product Dimensions (inches)
5.38" x 2.74" x 0.31"
3G: up to 350 hrs; 4G: up to 300 hrs*
Battery, Talk Time
up to 17 hrs*
Battery Type and Size
3.8 V, Lithium Ion, 2600 mAh
Music Play Time
up to 69 hrs*
Video Play Time
up to 11 hrs*
Internet Use Time
3G: up to 8 hrs; 4G: up to 8 hrs; Wi-Fi: up to 10 hrs*
Audio Streaming; Compatible Music Files: AAC, AMR, MP3, OGG, WMA/ASF, 3GA/M4A, WAV; MP3/MP4/Music Tones; Music Player; Ringtones, Polyphonic
Audio Playing Format
AAC, AMR, MP3, OGG, WMA/ASF, 3GA/M4A, FLAC, WAV
Compatible Video Files: AVI/DIVX, WMV/ASF, FLV, MKV, MP4/3GP, WEBM; Video Player; Video Streaming
Enabled for 4G LTE
Accelerometer; Air Gesture™; Air View™; Barometer; Geomagnetic; Gyro; Proximity; RGB Light; Samsung Traditional UI; Smart Gestures; Smart Pause™; Smart Scroll™; Smart Unlock; Temperature & Humidity; TouchWiz®; Widgets
Fun & Entertainment
Downloadable Content; IR Remote Control; S Translator™; S Voice™; Samsung Widget Gallery; Wallpapers, Animated;
Business & Office
Enterprise-Ready; Corporate E-mail/Calendar/Contacts; Microsoft® Office-compatible; Mobile Device Management; OCR/Business Card/Photo Scanner; On-Device Encryption (ODE); Virtual Private Network, Polaris Office 5
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; Visual Voicemail; Voicemail; Voice Recognition
259 User Reviews
"Phone is amazing... Everything is great about it! GOOD 13 mp camera ! Size of phone is amazing! I'm satisfied with my Samsung product."
eve36 October 07, 2015
"I would recommend this phone to anyone. I had a Galaxy S3 and loved it and then upgraded to a Galaxy S4 and I love it even more! It has more features on it like the S Health App that lets you track yo..."
chevygirl86 March 10, 2016
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