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Samsung Z4 (2017) review

Android OS v6.0 (Marshmallow)
Spreadtrum SC9830A
Mali-400 MP2
1 GB / 8 GB
4.5 inches (480 x 800 px)
5 MP, 2592 x 1944 px

Samsung announced the launch of the Z4 smartphone in 2017. The manufacturer is offering the Samsung Z4 phone with 4.5 inches display, Spreadtrum SC9830A chipset, 1 GB of RAM and 8 GB of internal storage.

The Samsung Z4 comes with Android OS v6.0 (Marshmallow) out of the box, and a Li-Ion 2050 mAh battery. The 4.5 inches phone comes with TFT display (480 x 800 px). A thin-film transistor (TFT) is a type of field-effect transistor that is usually used in a liquid crystal display (LCD). This type of display features a thin-film transistor for each individual pixel.

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Samsung Z4 specifications

BrandSamsung
NameZ4
ModelSM-Z400Y
Release date2017

Body

The weight of Samsung Z4 is about 5.04 oz with battery, which is average compared to most of the smartphones with same size. The dimensions of this Samsung phone are average (5.23 x 2.72 x 0.41 inches).

Weight5.04 oz
Dimensions5.23 x 2.72 x 0.41 inches
Colorsblack, gold
SIM typeMicro SIM

System

The Samsung Z4 comes with Android OS v6.0 (Marshmallow) out of the box, but it is upgradable to the next OS.

OS versionAndroid OS v6.0 (Marshmallow)
SoCSpreadtrum SC9830A
CPUQuad-core 1.5 GHz Cortex-A7
GPUMali-400 MP2

Display

The size of Z4 screen is measured diagonally, from corner to corner. The 4.5 inches TFT display of Samsung Z4 with 480 x 800 px resolution is multitouch capable.

Display typeTFT
Screen size4.5 inches
Resolution480 x 800 px
Multitouch supportyes

Memory

The internal memory of Samsung Z4 (1 GB) cannot be expanded, but the internal storage (8 GB) can be expanded with a compatible microSD card.

RAM1 GB
Internal storage8 GB
Memory card slotmicroSD

Camera

The camera of the Z4 has no autofocus capability (fixed-focus). An autofocus (or AF) optical system uses a sensor, a control system and a motor to focus on an automatically or manually selected point or area. Very few Android cameras come without autofocus.

Selfie camera5 MP
Main camera5 MP, 2592 x 1944 px
FlashDual LED

Connectivity

The Samsung Z4 supports 2G, 3G and 4G/LTE networks. This phone has a built-in GPS. GPS is a highly accurate navigation system using signals from satellites to determine a location on the Earth's surface, irrespective of weather conditions. Most phones have a GPS unit on board. The Z4 phone has built-in FM radio. The built-in FM Radio is great for listening to your favorite radio station.

GSM 2G bands850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900
Network coverage2G / 3G / 4G
Wi-FiWi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n
Bluetoothv4.0, A2DP
GPSA-GPS, GLONASS
NFCno
FM radioyes
USBmicroUSB 2.0
Headphone3.5 mm jack

Battery

The Li-Ion 2050 mAh battery gives the smartphone a good battery backup. The Li-ion is a low maintenance battery which offers high energy, is lightweight and does not require periodic full discharge. The battery of Z4 is removable. You can simply buy a new piece from the open market and interchange it easily by yourself.

TypeLi-Ion 2050 mAh

Features

Smartphones today come with a wealth of sensors to facilitate a better user experience. The accelerometer is a sensor that measures the tilting motion and orientation of the phone. This Samsung phones comes with proximity sensor. This proximity sensor detects how close the phone is to an outside object, such as your ear. The Dual SIM capability of Samsung Z4 phone is ideal for businesses wishing to provide staff with a mobile device that can offer separate numbers and bills for both personal and business use. This smartphone doesn't support fast charging technology.

Sensorsaccelerometer, proximity
SpecialsDual SIM
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The specifications above are based on the official data published by the manufacturer, but we also take user reviews into consideration. If you found an error or something lacking in the specifications above for the Samsung Z4, then don’t hesitate and signal the problem to us.

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