Samsung to unveil super-slim smartphone ‘Galaxy Alpha’

Samsung Electronics is scheduled to release a new slimmer smartphone featuring a metal case for the first time in the world. The global tech giant recently said it will unveil the “Galaxy Alpha” smartphone sequentially in about 150 countries from this month.

Galaxy-Alpha The smartphone features a whole array of the Galaxy series’ latest functions such as 4.7-inch HD Super-AMOLED display, finger print recognition, S Health and Ultra Power-Saving Mode.

The new smartphone’s boasts reduced thickness to 6.7 millimeters (mm) by covering the device with a metal case. This is far slimmer than the 8.1 mm-thick “Galaxy S5’’ and the rival company’s 7.6 mm-thick “iPhone 5S.” An official at the Samsung Electronics recently said, “We focused on maximizing the in-hand grip.” The industry believes the tech behemoth has entered the race of the thickness of smartphones, a global trend, with the Galaxy Alpha. | Blog Magazine of korean electronics, brands and Goods