The Samsung Galaxy S series is one of the leading and most well known names in smart phone technology, and it has been ever since the original Samsung Galaxy S was released. It is also one of the few smartphones that is a real competitor to the Apple iPhone. The 4th addition to the Samsung Galaxy S series has recently been announced, and a number of new features and specifications are expected to be added to it.

Here are a number of the new features to the Samsung Galaxy S4 and why they are such a great new addition. Firstly, the Samsung Galaxy S4 is almost exactly the same size and weight than the S3. It is a grand total of 1 gram smaller than its predecessor and slightly slimmer, which will be a nice addition.

New Features in the Samsung Galaxy S4

While the size and weight of the device is not too different, the screen on the Galaxy S4 is significantly better than the screen on the Galaxy S3. The S3 had a screen resolution of 306ppi, while the Galaxy S4 has a Full HD screen with a 1,920×1,080 pixel resolution with a huge increase at 441ppi, or points per inch. This is a better resolution than any of Apples Retina Display products, which is an important thing to note.

Storage on the Galaxy S4 has also been improved rather drastically. The Samsung Galaxy S3 had a storage capacity of 16GB with 2GB of RAM and an SD card slot for extra memory. The S4 however has models with 16GB, 32GB or even a whopping 64GB storage capacity, with an SD card also included for additional storage. The S4 is also running on 2GB of RAM like its predecessor. The additional storage in the new phone is a well-needed upgrade because of the fact that apps get bigger and bigger with improved graphics and so on. Coupled with the improved processor, and the Samsung Galaxy S4 is indeed a very powerful device. A lot of people also like to store large amounts of music on their phone, and the improved storage capacity will surely get the series a lot more followers.

As mentioned before, the processor in the phone has been greatly improved. In fact it has one of the best clock speeds ever registered on a smart phone at 1.9GHz.

The operating system on the phone is also an exciting feature for the Galaxy S4 and should run incredibly smooth with the processor and memory. The Galaxy S4 features Android’s Jelly Bean 4.2.2, which is Androids great new operating system that features a number of incredibly great improvements over previous Android operating systems. This could take an entire article to itself, but the thing to remember is that Jelly Bean 4.2.2 will run perfectly on the Galaxy S4.

The Camera on the Galaxy S4 is also a huge improvement over the S3. The S4 has a 13 mega-pixel on the back and a 2-megapixel camera on the front. This is a vast improvement over the S3’s 8 mega-pixel camera. The Galaxy S4 will surely be a great camera for the average person who wants to take a photo every now and then.

As we can see, the Samsung Galaxy S4 is clearly a huge improvement to the already very good Galaxy S3. This phone is also sure to be a big competitor for the iPhone in a market in which the iPhone is already losing its grip. For the person who needs to stay up to date with all the latest technology, they should definitely check out the S4. For everyone else, the Galaxy S4 will be able to do really anything that you need it to as one of the leading smart phones on the market.