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Nothing seems to be no doubt as to sales. Last week Samsung announced a record 10 million units sold worldwide of its new smartphone Galaxy S4 in less than a month. But competition is going strong and ready to snatch the title of smartphone of the year. One particularly HTC Samsung has managed to lighten your terminal to 130 grams, compared to 143 or 180 HTC One of the Nokia Lumia 920 and reduce its thickness to 7.9 mm, almost reaching the 7.6 of the iPhone 5.
As for screen size, Samsung is betting on the big screens of 5 inches with a resolution of 1080 x 1920 px and a pixel density of 441 ppi, which beats most of the competition, but the HTC One, reaching the 469 dpi. As for the camera, the Galaxy S4 has one of the best lenses on the market, although the HTC One is followed closely with very good pictures in low light scenarios. The 13MP, the ability to take pictures while recording video and even use the two cameras (front and rear) at a time, give it a ‘plus’ very attractive to the user. The processor is one of the strengths of the S4 since in some markets is sold with 8 cores, power that no other company does not reach so far. In Spain, the terminal is sold in its 4 cores, amount almost indispensable between the terminals of the competition to be among the high-end smartphones. To top it off, you need a processor speed greater than 1.5 GHz, and the 1.5 optimus G, the 1.6 GHz or 1.7 Galaxy HTC One For completeness, the Galaxy S4 addition to the latest version of Android, is equipped with a set of utilities specific to Samsung that make him almost a soothsayer phone, able to predict your actions and to control gestures and glances. [Watch video] As for prices, the Galaxy S4 sold from 699 euros, with a cost very similar to the HTC One (679 euros), and higher than others as the LG Optimus G (599 euros).