In the same price category, Xiaomi and other smartphone manufacturers offer a lot more upgraded specs these days and Samsung Z4 will face a tough competition from them. The smartphone had been globally unveiled last week, before being launched in India earlier this week. The Samsung Z4 comes in two colour options - Black and Gold. The first Samsung Tizen smartphone unveiled was the Samsung Z, but never became available in markets. Next, the Samsung Z3, released in October 2015 and after that we got the Samsung Z2, which was launched in August past year at a price of Rs 4,590. It features 4.5-inch WVGA (480x800) display with 2.5D curved glass and powered by the quad-core 1.5GHz processor coupled with 1GB of RAM.
Samsung Z4 is priced at Rs. 5,790 and it will be available via offline retailers in the country.
Samsung is highlighting the budget-friendly nature of the smartphone as its main selling point. Samsung Z4 is offering front camera of 5-megapixels with f/2.2 aperture and LED Flash. On the rear, it a 5-megapixel rear camera with dual-LED flash support Samsung says the front and rear cameras are "optimised for social media" and offer features focused on convenience and creativity. 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 the camera or Quick Switch without returning to the home screen. The Samsung Z4 has Samsung's proprietary Ultra Power Saving mode and also comes with S Bike mode. Additionally, Samsung Z4 includes connectivity options like 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.0, USB 2.0, GPS, and Glonass. The smartphone is backed by a 2050 mAh battery that claims to deliver up to 8 hours of 4G browsing. The Samsung Z4 measures 132.9x69.2x10.3mm and weighs 143 grams.