Advertisement


Advertisement

Thread Rating:
  • 0 Vote(s) - 0 Average
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
General News Samsung Galaxy Xcover 4 rugged smartphone launched: Price, specifications and feature
Advertisement
#1

Following the biennial launch pattern of its rugged smartphones, after 2015, Samsung has announced the successor of the Galaxy XCover 3. In the German edition of Samsung Newsroom has unveiled the Galaxy Xcover 4 yesterday, which will be released in April this year. The Samsung Galaxy Xcover 4 has been revealed with the price tag of €259, which translated to about Rs 18,000. So far there is no official word on the exact release date and availability. And the only listed color option for the device is black.

The Xcover series by Samsung is a slightly niché category of devices offered by the company. They are meant to be used for people closely working in rough terrains, and are meant to survive drops, water, dust, and extreme temperatures. The Xcover 4 isn’t a smartphone for everyone, but it does provide an option for those who want to buy a Samsung phone, but don’t need all the bells and whistles that come with Samsung’s premium Galaxy S devices.

Samsung Galaxy XCover 4 specifications and features
Talking about the guts and galls of the smartphone, the Samsung Galaxy XCover 4 features an HD (720p) display resolution with a pixel density of 294ppi. Running on the new Android 7.0 Nougat OS, the device’s chipset isn’t revealed, but it is known that the processor will be accompanied with 2GB of RAM, and 16GB internal storage, which will be expandable up to 256GB using a microSD card.

For photography, the Galaxy XCover 4 sports a 5-megapixel front camera for video chats and selfies, and a 13-megapixel rear camera, which comes with an integrated flash and has an f/1.9 aperture. The device is fuelled by a 2,800mAh battery.


Now, talking about the ruggedness of the handset, the Galaxy XCover 4 has IP68 rating, which means the device is water and dust resistant. In addition, it is certified according to the US military standard MIL-STD 810G and can push low or high temperatures, mechanical shocks and vibrations, intense sunlight or salt water mist. Further, considering the conditions the smartphone is meant for, for use in, say high altitudes, it is not only practical but necessary to wear gloves. With the Galaxy Xcover 4 user can also take calls, write messages or use apps on the display with gloves. It can also be operated using the mechanical function keys, which are placed at the bottom of the display for navigation.

In comparison, the Samsung Galaxy Xcover 3 sports with a 4.5-inch touchscreen display with a resolution of 480×800 pixels. It was powered by a 1.2GHz quad-core chipset with 1.5GB of RAM, and 8GB of internal storage, which was expandable via a microSD card. As far as the cameras are concerned, the Samsung Galaxy Xcover 3 came with a 5-megapixel primary camera on the rear, and a 2-megapixel front shooter for selfies. Back in 2015, the Samsung Galaxy Xcover 3 ran on Android 4.4, and was fuelled by a 2,200mAh non-removable battery.

Source:
___________________________________________
Airtel Digital HD Recorder / Kerala Vision Digital TV
Reply
Thanks given by:
Advertisement
Advertisement




Possibly Related Threads...
Thread Author Replies Views Last Post
  General News: Samsung Galaxy M51 launches in India nairrk 0 197 09-10-2020, 02:05 PM
Last Post: nairrk
  General News: Huawei Enjoy 20 and Enjoy 20 Plus launched with 5G support, MediaTek Dimensity 720 SoC nairrk 0 201 09-04-2020, 06:24 PM
Last Post: nairrk
  General News: Realme 7 and Realme 7 Pro launched in India nairrk 0 181 09-03-2020, 02:18 PM
Last Post: nairrk
  General News: Xiaomi Mi 10 Lite 5G, Mi Band 5, and more launched in Japan on 10th anniversary nairrk 0 167 09-02-2020, 03:13 PM
Last Post: nairrk
  General News: Xiaomi Redmi 9A launched in India nairrk 0 193 09-02-2020, 01:06 PM
Last Post: nairrk
  General News: Realme C15 with 6000mAh battery, Helio G35 SoC launched nairrk 0 237 07-28-2020, 02:17 PM
Last Post: nairrk
  General News: Reliance Jio not to launch any smartphone nairrk 0 305 06-25-2020, 07:52 AM
Last Post: nairrk
  General News: Asus Zenfone 6 with 'Flip' camera, Snapdragon 855 launched nairrk 0 672 05-17-2019, 07:02 AM
Last Post: nairrk
  General News: Feature phone that has no keypad, uses Google Assistant to communicate showcased nairrk 0 615 05-11-2019, 08:46 AM
Last Post: nairrk
  General News: Huawei P Smart Z launched with 16MP pop-up front camera, 6.59-inch FHD+ display nairrk 0 627 05-09-2019, 11:13 AM
Last Post: nairrk

Forum Jump:


Users browsing this thread: 1 Guest(s)
Advertisement