Samsung Galaxy S4 Demo Videos Show Off New Features
A new set of Samsung Galaxy S4 videos appeared online overnight showing off the new features on the Galaxy S4, such as motion control, a demo of the Galaxy S4 camera and Group Play.
These Samsung Galaxy S4 videos are reportedly part of the Samsung Galaxy S4 files that ship with the device, which users can watch to get a better idea of how things work.
Unlike many device demo videos, Samsung opts for cartoons to share the new features, with a slight deviation to kick things off in the main Galaxy S4 demo video that is apparently all about family.
Samsung Galaxy S4 Demo Videos
SamMobile posts these Galaxy S4 demo videos which they claim comes from the latest test build of the Galaxy S4. After the Samsung Galaxy S4 release date, users can watch these videos on the device.
Samsung Galaxy S4 Motion Control Video
In this short video, users can see the several examples of how Motion Control on the Galaxy S4 works. The video shows;
- Air View – a feature that lets users see a small preview without touching the display.
- Smart Pause – a feature that pauses the video when you look away.
- Motion Control – answer a phone call with a wave over the device.
These are just a few examples of where users can use motion control. Check out our Samsung Galaxy S4 software hands on video to see more.
Samsung Galaxy S4 Camera Video Demo
This short video highlights some of the new Samsung Galaxy S4 camera features. The Samsung Galaxy S4 features a rear facing 13MP camera and a 2MP front facing camera.
- Dual Shot – Keep yourself in the shot with a small overlay from the front facing camera.
- Sound and Shot – Record sound with a photo to relive a memory while looking at photos.
Not shown are the ability to use the front and rear facing cameras to take video and the ability to use the cameras for video calls and the support for multiple video callers.
Samsung Galaxy S4 Group Play Video Demo
The Samsung Galaxy S4 group play demo lets users share a screens, turn the Galaxy S4 devices into a group of speakers that play the same music and more.
Read: Samsung Galaxy S4 Accessories: Release Dates & Pricing Rumored
The Samsung Galaxy S4 features a 5-inch 1080P Super AMOLED display and a rear facing 13MP camera with a feature that allows users to capture themselves with the front facing camera to stay in the picture. Most of the Samsung Galaxy S4 devices will ship with the Qualcomm Snapdragon 600 quad-core processor, though a small number will use the new Exynos Octa 5 quad-core processor.
The Samsung Galaxy S4 features several new software features that let users control the device with a combination of motion, eye tracking and voice commands.
The first U.S. Samsung Galaxy S4 release date is set for May 1st on T-Mobile. This is just a few days after the rumored international Release of Ap[ril 25th or 26th. No word on when The Galaxy S4 release date for Verizon, AT&T or Sprint is.
03/27/2013 at 8:12 am
09/08/2013 at 12:38 pm
I must say this is an awesome review for Galaxy S4, I love GS4 and specially the camera features are brilliant like you can remove the moving objects from the picture after capturing it. Your review convinced me that I should buy GS4. Thanks for this wonderful review.