Battery capacities are equal
We're guessing on the Active's aluminum build, and will update if we hear something official on that front
Samsung might have skimped a bit on the Active's rear camera
When Samsung doesn't tell you what kind of processor it's using, it probably isn't something you've heard of
The Galaxy S4 Active is only slightly larger – but significantly thicker – than the flagship Galaxy
The Active's screen is probably 4.97", rounded up to 5"
Gizmag compares the specs (and other features) of the rugged Galaxy S4 Active and standard Galaxy S4
RAM is equal, at 2 GB a pop
Both phones run the latest version of Android
The Active is only available with 16 GB of storage
The GS4's rugged build understandably adds some heft
The Active will give you LTE speeds in the wilderness (provided you have coverage)
Samsung's mobile approach is simple: make a device in every conceivable size, for every conceivable price point, and for every conceivable demographic. So it shouldn't be too big of a surprise to see a new Galaxy aimed at the rugged, outdoorsy set. The Galaxy S4 Active is a niche device for sure, but, fortunately, it also has some promising features under the hood. Let's see how its specs (and other features) compare to the standard Galaxy S4.
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