O2 opens online presales for Samsung Galaxy S4

2 Apr 2013

The Samsung Galaxy S4 smartphone

Samsung’s latest smartphone the Galaxy S4 will be released in Ireland in late April and network operator O2 will from today begin taking pre-orders for the device.

The Samsung Galaxy S4 is available to pre-order from €219 on Billpay online, and for €639.99 on prepay.

Last month, Samsung revealed its new 5-inch display smartphone, the Galaxy S4, which, as expected, comes with eye-tracking capabilities and a range of other snazzy new features. The device will be available in 155 countries by the end of April.

Samsung Galaxy S4 specs at a glance:

  • 5-inch full HD SuperAmoled Screen with Corning Gorilla Glass 3
  • 1.9Ghz Quad Core Krait 300 processor
  • 13 MP camera with new ‘Drama Shot’ shooting modes, which allows you to see all the action in one continuous time-lapse and HD 1080p video at 30fps
  • 16GB storage, with support for external Micro SD up to 64GB, and 2GB of RAM
  • LTE/4G, Wi-Fi and high-speed 3G compatible, with NFC and Bluetooth
  • Android OS v4.2.2 (Jelly Bean), upgradable
  • High capacity 2600 mAh battery
  • Measures 136.6 x 69.8 x 7.9 mm, and weighs 130g

John Kennedy is a journalist who served as editor of Silicon Republic for 17 years