Samsung will be hosting a launch for the Samsung Galaxy S4 on Thursday, 25 April 2013, and Vodacom has confirmed that it will start offering the new Android smartphone the following day.
According to Vodacom, the device will be available at Vodacom World and through participating outlets from Friday, 26 April 2013.
“Pricing information will be available soon,” a spokesperson for Vodacom said.
Pre-registration pages for the Samsung Galaxy S4 are live on the Cell C, MTN, and Vodacom websites.
Information recently received by MyBroadband also revealed that local distributor Pinnacle Africa expect to have their stock of the device by the end of April and plan to sell it for R7,099, excluding VAT.
It should be noted that this is dealer and not retail pricing.
|Specifications||Samsung Galaxy S4|
|Dimensions||136.6 x 69.8 x 7.9mm|
|Operating system||Android 4.2.2|
|Display||5″ 1080p HD (1080×1920)|
|Storage, expandable||microSD (64GB)|
|Processor||Exynos Octa 5410: 1.6GHz quad-core Cortex-A15 + 1.2GHz quad-core Cortex-A7|
|Graphics||PowerVR SGX 544MP|
|Cellular data||LTE and HSPA+ models|
|SIM type||Micro SIM|