Samsung Galaxy Alpha (S801)

Samsung Galaxy Alpha (S801)
  • Released 2014, September 115g, 6.7mm thickness Android 4.4.4, up to 5.0 32GB storage, no card slot
  • Quad-core 2.5 GHz Krait 400 Adreno 330 Nano-SIM About 504 USD
  • 4.7" 720x1280 pixels
  • 12MP 2160p
  • 2GB RAM Snapdragon 801
  • 1860mAh Li-Ion

Samsung Galaxy Alpha (S801) overview

Samsung Galaxy Alpha (S801) is a smartphone that runs on Android. It was released on 2014, September. Samsung Galaxy Alpha (S801) has 4.7 inch, Super AMOLED, a resolution of 720 x 1280 pixels screen with Corning Gorilla Glass 4. Samsung Galaxy Alpha (S801) uses Qualcomm MSM8974AC Snapdragon 801 (28 nm) chipset, Quad-core 2.5 GHz Krait 400 CPU, Adreno 330 GPU. It supports 2G, 3G, 4G networks with Nano-SIM. Samsung Galaxy Alpha (S801) has 12MP Single main camera, 2.1MP Single selfie camera. It uses Li-Ion 1860 mAh, removable battery. The price of Samsung Galaxy Alpha (S801) is about 504 USD.

Score the key features of Samsung Galaxy Alpha (S801) compared to the other phones on the market:

  • CPU Cores: 56 / 100 points
  • Camera pixels: 44 / 100 points
  • Screen resolution: 36 / 100 points
  • Battery capacity: 49 / 100 points
  • Price: 55 / 100 points

Samsung Galaxy Alpha (S801) full specifications

NETWORK

Technology GSM / HSPA / LTE
2G bands GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900
3G bands HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100 TD-SCDMA
HSDPA 850 / 1900 / 2100 - G850A, SM-G850W
4G bands 1, 3, 7, 38, 39, 40, 41 - G8508S
1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 17 - G850A, SM-G850W
Speed HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE Cat4 150/50 Mbps

LAUNCH

Announced 2014, August. Released 2014, September
Status Discontinued

BODY

Dimensions 132.4 x 65.5 x 6.7 mm (5.21 x 2.58 x 0.26 in)
Weight 115 g (4.06 oz)
SIM Nano-SIM

DISPLAY

Type Super AMOLED
Size 4.7 inches, 60.9 cm2 (~70.2% screen-to-body ratio)
Resolution 720 x 1280 pixels, 16:9 ratio (~312 ppi density)
Protection Corning Gorilla Glass 4

PLATFORM

OS Android 4.4.4 (KitKat), upgradable to 5.0 (Lollipop)
Chipset Qualcomm MSM8974AC Snapdragon 801 (28 nm)
CPU Quad-core 2.5 GHz Krait 400
GPU Adreno 330

MEMORY

Card slot No
Internal 32GB 2GB RAM
  eMMC 5.0

MAIN CAMERA

Single 12 MP, f/2.2, 31mm (standard), PDAF
Features LED flash, panorama, HDR
Video [email protected], [email protected], [email protected]

SELFIE CAMERA

Single 2.1 MP

SOUND

Loudspeaker Yes
3.5mm jack Yes

COMMUNICATIONS

WLAN Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot
Bluetooth 4.0, A2DP, EDR, LE
GPS Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS
NFC Yes
Radio No
USB microUSB 2.0

FEATURES

Sensors Fingerprint (front-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass, heart rate
  ANT+

BATTERY

Type Li-Ion 1860 mAh, removable
Stand-by Up to 312 h (3G)
Talk time Up to 13 h (3G)
Music play Up to 59 h

MISCELLANEOUS

Colors Charcoal Black, Sleek Silver, Dazzling White, Frosted Gold, Scuba Blue
Models SM-G8508S, SM-G850W, SM-G850A
SAR 1.25 W/kg (head) 1.05 W/kg (body)
SAR EU 0.40 W/kg (head) 0.27 W/kg (body)
Price About 504 USD

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