Samsung Electronic announced the Samsung Z4 smartphone running on the company’s in-house Tizen ecosystem. the Samsung Z4 is an entry-level smartphone that combines performance and essential features with a simplified user experience. the company is aiming to push affordable smartphones running on Tizen operating system in emerging markets as an alternative to a majority of smartphones running on Android.
The Samsung Z4 smartphone will launch in select countries starting from India this month and will be available in black, gold and silver color options depending on the market. it will be also showcased at the Tizen Developer Conference which is going to held in San Francisco, California later this month from 16-17 May, 2017.
“We’re dedicated to providing our customers with devices that offer smarter mobile interactions,” said DJ Koh, President of Mobile Communications Business, Samsung Electronics. “The Samsung Z4 brings a simplified mobile experience to first time smartphone users and represents our ongoing commitment to expanding the Tizen ecosystem.”
Coming to the specifications, the Samsung Z4 smartphone bears a 4.5-inch WVGA display (800 x 480 pixels) with 2.5D curved glass on top to prevent it from accidental damage. it is powered by 1.5GHz quad-core processor coupled with 1GB of RAM. The smartphone runs on Tizen 3.0 operating system and it is backed by a 2500 mAh battery.
The Samsung Z4 also offers efficient battery management system for extended use which includes Battery Notifications and Power Planner.
Battery Notifications : it allows users to set customized notifications so they can be alerted when the remaining battery power falls below a pre-set level.
Power Planner : it allows users three different levels to manage their long-term battery use. Depending on the level, Power Planner will adjust the device’s configurations to maximize battery life to last for the selected time frame.
The smartphone also sports a 5-megapixel rear camera with f/2.2 aperture and Dual-LED flash. while on the front there’s also 5-megapixel camera for the selfie addicts with f/2.2 aperture, LED flash and variety of camera modes. you can easily snap photos and videos with palm, auto and voice control and for the selfies you can easily click a photo by showing their palm and saying “cheese” or by waiting for Auto Selfie, which uses facial recognition to take sharp and accurate pictures. Users can also record continuous videos with the Video Flip function, which allows for simple switching between the rear and front cameras to capture multiple views in one single video.
The Samsung Z4 provides enhanced usability with a wide range of quick features, which offer fast and easy access to frequently used functions. Using different combinations of physical buttons or swiping the screen, users can create shortcuts to launch convenient features including Quick Talk, Quick Torch, Quick Launch of camera or Quick Switch without returning to the home screen. For example, Quick Talk will launch a set of shortcuts localized by region, such as Alarm, Call, or Music, simply through voice activated commands.
On the connectivity front, the option includes Dual SIM, 3G, 4G LTE, VoLTE, VoWiFi, Wi-Fi 802 11b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.0, USB 2.0, GPS and A/GPS. it also on-boards Accelerometer and Proximity sensor.
The Samsung Z4 Smartphone measures at 132.9mm x 69.2mm x 10.3mm and weighs at 143 grams.
Editors Note : the post is edited taking reference from the original article published by the Samsung Newsroom.
If you like our report please share your support by subscribing to our community on Facebook, Twitter, Telegram or Flipboard. you can also join our support group Smartphone Assistant for any queries related to your devices