Ever wanted to get the Samsung Galaxy S4 but didn’t like its traditional colors? You might want to check out the latest offer of Best Buy as the consumer electronics store will be exclusively selling the blue Samsung Galaxy S4 starting this Thursday, November 14. The Blue Arctic Galaxy S4 will be available on AT&T, Verizon and Sprint.
MyBestBuy Elite and Elite Plus members will be able to pre-order the device starting November 8 while the rest of the customers should be able to pre-order it starting November 10. This applies to online and in store transactions.
Consumers who plan to get the AT&T or Sprint version of the blue Samsung Galaxy S4 will have to shell out $199.99 for it which comes with a two year contract. Those planning to get the Verizon version will have to pay a little bit more since it costs $249.99 on contract. Interested to get the device off contract? You’ll have to get it at $749.99.
Best Buy describes this model as “The Galaxy S4 provides a suite of industry-leading innovations that change how consumers interact with a smartphone. It is the first device to enable consumers to control the device with touch-less features including scrolling or turning a page, viewing documents within a file folder or a link on a web page. It enhances memorable moments with innovative camera features that captures progressive action and removes unwanted people from the photo.”
Consumers will be eligible to participate in the Best Buy trade in program where they can trade in their old smartphone for a $200 Best Buy gift card which can be used in the purchase of the blue Samsung Galaxy S4.
Samsung Galaxy S4 Technical Specifications
- Quad-band GSM/GPRS/EDGE; quad-band 3G with HSPA; LTE
- 5″ 16M-color 1080p Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen with Gorilla Glass 3
- Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean with TouchWiz UI
- Quad-core 1.9 GHz Krait 300 CPU, Adreno 320 GPU; Qualcomm Snapdragon 600 chipset/ Quad-core 1.6 GHz Cortex-A15 & quad-core 1.2 GHz Cortex-A7, PowerVR SGX 544MP3 GPU; Exynos 5410 chipset
- 2GB RAM
- 13 MP autofocus camera with LED flash,1080p video recording @ 30fps, continuous autofocus and stereo sound
- 2 MP front-facing camera, 1080p video recording
- Dual shot and dual video recording, Drama shot, Shot and sound
- Wi-Fi a/b/g/n/ac, Wi-Fi Direct and DLNA
- GPS with A-GPS, GLONASS
- 16GB/32/64GB of built-in storage
- microSD card slot
- microUSB port with USB host and MHL 2.0
- Bluetooth v4.0
- IR port for remote control functionality
- Standard 3.5 mm audio jack
- Accelerometer and proximity sensor
- Barometer, thermometer, hygroscope
- IR gesture sensor for Air gestures
- Smart gestures: Smart stay, Smart pause, Smart scroll
- Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic
- 2600 mAh battery with great endurance