After unveiling the Galaxy S 4 at New York back in March Samsung is finally going to launch its highly anticipated flagship device in India today. The launch will commence in about an hour at an event in Gurgaon. Also Read - Hands on: Samsung Galaxy S 4
If earlier reports are to be believed, Samsung is most likely to price the Galaxy S 4 aggressively at around the Rs 40,000 mark. As we’ve reported before, the Galaxy S 4 will immediately be up for sale on Samsung’s eStore, followed by retail chain Reliance Digital from tomorrow. Other stores across the country will start selling the flagship device over the coming weekend. Also Read - Samsung Galaxy S 4 launched in India for Rs 41,500, features a 5-inch Super AMOLED display, 13-megapixel camera and Exynos Octa 5 8-core processor
You can follow today’s launch as it happens on Samsung’s live webcast starting at 12pm today. Also Read - Samsung to launch a rugged version of Galaxy S 4 soon
To recap on what we know of the Galaxy S 4, the device will sport a 5-inch Super AMOLED display, be powered by a 1.9GHz 8-core Exynos Octa 5 CPU and 2GB of RAM and include features like a 13-megapixel camera, a 2-megapixel camera at the front and a 2,600-mAh battery.
The phone will run on Android 4.2 Jelly Bean and also include a gamut of other software features like Air Gesture, Air View, Smart Scroll, Smart Pause, Dual-Shot, and Drama Shot to name a few.