Samsung Galaxy XCover 4s Rugged Smartphone with Miltary-Grade Certification Debuts for 299 Euros

Samsung Galaxy XCover 4s Rugged Smartphone with Miltary-Grade Certification Debuts for 299 Euros

Samsung Galaxy XCover 4s Rugged Smartphone with Miltary-Grade Certification Debuts for 299 Euros

by June 12, 2019

Samsung Galaxy XCover 4sSouth Korean tech giant Samsung has expanded its Galaxy XCover lineup with the launch of XCover 4s smartphone. The device was leaked in full last week and now has been made official in Italy. It is successor to XCover 4, a budget-friendly rugged smartphone, that was launched by the company in 2017. Being the part of XCover lineup, the XCover 4s is also a rugged smartphone with similar design language. The phone has IP68 certification for water and dust resistance, and its MIL-STD 810G compliant. In addition, it comes with minor upgrades in terms of specs.

Samsung Galaxy XCover 4s Price and Availability

The Galaxy XCover 4s will be available in limited markets. It is priced in Italy at 299 euros and will be available there starting from next month.

Samsung Galaxy XCover 4s Features and Specs

The Samsung Galaxy XCover 4s comes equipped with a compact 5-inch TFT panel with a resolution of 720 x 1,280 pixels and the traditional aspect ratio of 16:9. There is a 1.6GHz octa-core Exynos 7885 processor underneath that powers the device along with 3GB of RAM and 32GB of onboard storage. The storage can be extended further up to 512GB via microSD card support. The device runs Google’s latest Android 9.0 Pie operating system out of the box and is backed by a 2,800mAh capacity battery which can be charged through USB-C.

In terms of optics, there’s a 16-megapixel rear camera with an aperture of f/1.7 and an LED flash unit. The front hosts aa 5-megapixel snapper with f/2.2 lens for selfies and video calls. The phone features AI scene optimization for better photography experience.

  • 5-inch TFT display
  • 720 x 1,280 pixels
  • 16:9 aspect ratio
  • Exynos 7885 SoC
  • 3GB of RAM
  • 32GB of onboard storage (512GB expandable)
  • Android 9.0 Pie OS
  • 2,800mAh capacity battery
  • 16MP rear camera
  • 5MP front camera

There is a XCover key on the left edge of the device. It can be configured by the user to launch a preferred app or function. The measurements of the phone are 145.9 x 73.1 x 9.7 mm.