Samsung Galaxy Alpha SM-G850A 32GB AT&T Branded Smartphone (Unlocked, Black)

Samsung Galaxy Alpha SM-G850A 32GB AT&T Branded Smartphone (Unlocked, Black)

Samsung Galaxy Alpha SM-G850A 32GB AT&T Branded Smartphone (Unlocked, Black)

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Product Highlights

  • GSM / 4G LTE Capable
  • 12MP Rear + 2.1MP Front Cameras
  • 2160p (4K) Video Recording
  • Real-Time High Dynamic Range (HDR)
  • 2.5 GHz Snapdragon 801 Quad-Core Chipset
  • 32GB Storage Capacity + 2GB of RAM
  • 4.7" Super AMOLED Display
  • HD 1280 x 720 Resolution
  • Metal Frame Construction
  • Android KitKat 4.4.4
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This device is carrier-unlocked and should work fully with the carriers listed below with green bars. Yellow bars denote partial network coverage. A SIM card and service plan must be purchased separately. Network compatibility listed here is for reference only and does not guarantee phone compatibility.

Samsung SM-G850A overview

  • 1Description

The black Samsung Galaxy Alpha SM-G850A 32GB AT&T Branded Smartphone offers powerful performance and a sleek metal frame for durability. This smartphone incorporates 32GB of storage, 2GB of RAM, and is powered by the Snapdragon 801 quad-core chipset. This chipset consists of a 2.5 GHz Krait 400 CPU. This quad-core processor is capable of robust multi-tasking and allows you to smoothly navigate the device's Android operating system.

The Samsung Galaxy Alpha is endowed with a 4.7" Super AMOLED screen, which is designed to produce bright images with robust color reproduction. The screen's 1280 x 720 resolution enables you to view HD content without letterboxing. For photo capturing and video chatting, this smartphone features a 2.1-megapixel front camera and a 12-megapixel rear camera. Autofocus is also built-in and there's even an LED flash for taking pictures in low-light situations. On the video side, the rear camera allows you to capture detailed video at 4K resolution.

The Samsung Galaxy Alpha has Bluetooth 4.0 built-in for pairing with other Bluetooth-enabled devices, and dual-band 802.11ac Wi-Fi for high-speed Internet connectivity. Integrated Wi-Fi Direct and NFC give you the ability to connect-to compatible devices for wirelessly sharing content like photos and music. The Samsung Galaxy Alpha has an 1860mAh battery that's designed to offer hours of use before recharging is required.

Dual Camera System
  • Real-time HDR: HDR lets you take bright and vivid pictures in a variety of lighting conditions
  • Selective Focus: This feature allows you to select elements to focus on, and the things you want to blur out, creating a feeling of depth
  • Functionality: Auto focus, digital optical zoom, beauty face, download, dual camera, panorama, main camera phase detection auto focus, shot & more, virtual tour, geo tagging, touch focus, face/smile detection
  • Video Recording: 2160p at 30 fps, 1080p at 60 fps, and 720p at 120 fps
GSM / 4G LTE Wireless Connectivity
This phone is designed to work on select GSM networks and is 4G LTE capable. LTE is an advanced cellular network data protocol capable of data speeds so fast that they compete with wired broadband internet providers. With an LTE connection, this phone should have no problem streaming HD video, downloading apps, uploading photos, or anything else that requires a high-speed data connection. The phone is also backwards compatible with 3G and 2G data for instances when you can't get LTE. In addition to cellular wireless, this phone also features Bluetooth and Wi-Fi connectivity.

Note: Not compatible with all cellular networks. Please make sure your provider uses a frequency or band that this phone supports. You can check which bands this phone works with in the Specifications.
Android KitKat 4.4.4
The Android operating system features a user-friendly interface, and is designed for intuitive multi-touch navigation. You can customize your home screen with frequently used apps and widgets, as well as create folders and shortcuts to things like system settings and bookmarked webpages. With the Android operating system you will also have access to the Google Play Store, which offers a vast library of apps, games, books, music, movies, and more. With native mass storage support, you can interface your Android device to a computer for file management and content sharing.
Samsung S Health App
The Galaxy Alpha features a built-in heart rate monitor and, together with the S Health app, it makes tracking your health and fitness goals easy. You can also use S Health to get on-demand nutritional information, while the built-in pedometer helps track your steps and calories burned.
Fingerprint Scanner
You can unlock your phone quickly and easily, just by scanning your fingerprint on the lock screen.
Ultra Power Saving Mode
Use the Ultra Power Saving Mode to save and extend your battery life. This feature reduces battery consumption by turning your screen to black and white and shuts off nonessential apps, so your device still works when you need it,
  • Dual-band MIMO Wi-Fi
  • Wi-Fi Direct
  • Bluetooth Profiles: A2DP, AVRCP, DI, HFP, HID, HOGP, HSP, MAP, OPP, PAN, PBAP
  • NFC
  • ANT+ support
  • GPS with GLONASS, Beidou
Additional Features
  • Sensors: Accelerometer, Fingerprint, Gyro, Geomagnetic, Hall, Heart Rate, Light, Proximity
  • Fun and Entertainment: Multi Window, Voice Recorder (normal mode, interview mode, conversation mode), Voice Memo
  • Business and Office: Enterprise-ready, corporate e-mail/calendar/contacts, Microsoft Office-compatible, mobile device management, On-Device Encryption (ODE), KNOX, virtual private network
  • Noise cancellation
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Samsung SM-G850A specs

Operating System Android 4.4.4 KitKat
Memory 2 GB
Chipset Qualcomm Snapdragon 801
CPU 2.5 GHz  Krait 400 Quad-Core
GPU Adreno 330
Storage 32 GB
Size 4.7"
Native Resolution 1280 x 720
Display Colors 16.0 Million
Pixel Density 313 ppi
Display Technology OLED
Input/Output Connectors
Ports 1x USB 2.0 - Micro
Audio 1x 1/8" (3.5 mm) Headphone
1x Integrated Speaker
1x Integrated Microphone
Flash Media Slot None
SIM Card Size Card 1: Nano
Wi-Fi 802.11a/b/g/n/ac
Bluetooth Bluetooth 4.0 + LE 
Infrared None
Front Camera
Resolution 2.1 MP
Rear Camera
Resolution 12.0 MP - Photo: 4608 x 2592 / Video: 3840 x 2160p 30 fps
Rear Camera Flash
Rear Camera Flash Yes
Sensors Ambient light sensor, Gyroscope, Proximity
Keyboard Virtual
Battery Removable Lithium-Ion (1860.0 mAh)
Dimensions (W x H x D) 2.6 x 5.2 x 0.3" / 65.5 x 132.4 x 6.7 mm
Weight 4.06 oz / 115 g
Packaging Info
Package Weight 0.6 lb
Box Dimensions (LxWxH) 6.1 x 4.1 x 2.5"

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