Samsung is going to make its Indian customers happy, as it has now been confirmed that India will receive the Samsung Galaxy S4 with the 1.6GHz Exynos octa-core processor, unlike the U.S. and UK, who will receive the 1.9GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon quad-core processor.
When Samsung announced the Galaxy S4 as coming with two variants of the smartphone depending on region, it specified that the U.S. and Australia would receive the Galaxy S4 with a 1.9GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon quad-core processor, while the rest of the world would receive the Galaxy S4 with a more powerful1.6GHz Exynos octa-core processor.
Samsung recently confirmed the UK will be joining the U.S. and Australia, and will not receive the Galaxy S4 with the 1.6GHz Exynos octa-core processor.
SamMobile is now reporting it is officially confirmed that India will receive the more powerful Exynos octa-core processor Galaxy S4 variant. The Galaxy S4 features a 5-inch 441ppi (pixels per inch) 1080 x 1920 full HD screen, Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean, 1.6GHz Exynos octa-core processor or 1.9GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon quad-core processor, PowerVR SGX544MP3 triple-core GPU, 16GB, 32GB, and 64GB of internal storage, 2GB of RAM, 13-megapixels rear camera, 2-megapixel front camera, microSD slot for expansion, and 2,600mAh removable battery. Samsung has also added some unique features to its cameras, including "dual-shot," which allows the user to use the rear and front cameras at the same time, and there's also an eraser shot mode that will allow you to easily remove people or objects from pictures.
The Samsung Galaxy S4 will go on sale sometime in April. Carriers have not announced any dates or expected pricing of the smartphone. As we get closer to April, we'll know more details.