Samsung Galaxy S4 goes on sale in Malaysia

The wait is finally over!

Samsung Galaxy S4 launched in Malaysia
Samsung Galaxy S4 launched in Malaysia (Image Source : Samsung Malaysia)

Earlier today, Samsung Mobile Malaysia announced that the much anticipated Samsung Galaxy S4 is on sale in Malaysia!

Samsung Galaxy S4
Samsung Galaxy S4

Samsung Galaxy S4 is the latest flagship Android superphone from Samsung, which was announced last March 2013 in a theatrical Broadway-esque event in New York, USA. As a quick recap, here’s a brief specs overview of the Samsung Galaxy S4:-

  • 5″ Full HD Super AMOLED display (1920X1080)(441 ppi)
  • 1.6 GHz octa core Exynnos 5 processor <– Malaysian version is non-LTE
  • 16/32/64 GB internal storage (expandable microSD slot) + 2 GB RAM
  • Powered by latest Android Jelly Bean 4.2.2 OS (with Samsung TouchWiz interface)
  • 13 megapixel rear camera, 2 megapixel front facing camera
  • 7.9  mm thin, weighing only 130 grams
  • 2,600 mAH removable battery
  • Connectivity : HSPA+/LTE, WiFi, Bluetooth, NFC, IR (infrared) Blaster
  • Available in Black Mist and White Frost

The highlight of this flagship phone has to be the series of features that was introduced, which includes Dual Camera use, Air View using your fingers, Sound & Shot, Smart Pause, S Translator and more. For more information, do check out the Samsung Galaxy S4 microsite at http://www.samsung.com/my/galaxys4/

Also, follow Samsung Mobile Malaysia on their Facebook Page HERE or their Twitter account HERE

See Previous Post : Samsung Galaxy S4 announced & what the tech sites think

After releasing a Facebook Event invite HERE to the public yesterday, the launch consist of a moving roadshow from early morning of Saturday, 27 April 2013 until the afternoon in the following locations:-

  • 9.30 – 10.00 at Blue cube Sunway Pyramid (ICONIC) Celcom Store
  • 10.00 – 10.30 at Sunway Pyramid – Digi Store
  • 10.45 – 11.00 at 3rd Floor The Gardens, Mid Valley – Maxis Store
  • 11.30 – 12.00 at Berjaya Times Square – U Mobile Store
  • 12.30 – 14.30 at Low Yat Plaza Main entrance

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The launch this year was rather different from the usual Media / Partners Launch event, it’s a moving roadshow at all 4 major telcos (Celcom, DiGi, Maxis and U Mobile) ending at the consumer event at Low Yat Plaza in KL city. Additionally, all telcos also held their own roadshows at various nationwide.

 

Pricing and Mobile Telco Plans

The Samsung Galaxy S4 is on sale starting 10 am this morning of 27 April 2013, at the Recommended Retail Price (RRP) of RM 2,199 at all 4 telcos as well as authorised Samsung distributor / retailers.

All 4 telcos also announced their respective plans for the Samsung Galaxy S4.

Maxis – S4 Plans from RM 1,249 at RM 78/month

Maxis - Samsung Galaxy S4 Plans HERE
Maxis – Samsung Galaxy S4 Plans HERE

Check out Maxis’ Samsung Galaxy S4 plans at http://new.maxis.com.my/content/maxis/en/personal/devices/all-phones/samsung/samsung-galaxy-s4.html

 

Celcom – S4 Plans from RM 1,338 at RM 88/month

Celcom - Samsung Galaxy S4 Plans HERE
Celcom – Samsung Galaxy S4 Plans HERE

Check out Celcom’s’ Samsung Galaxy S4 plans at http://www.celcom.com.my/devices/smartphones/android/samsung-galaxy-s4.php

 

DiGi – S4 Plans from RM 1,199 at RM 148/month

DiGi - Samsung Galaxy S4 Plans HERE
DiGi – Samsung Galaxy S4 Plans HERE

Check out DiGi’s’ Samsung Galaxy S4 plans at http://www.digi.com.my/PhonesDevices/Samsung_GALAXYS4.do

 

U Mobile – S4 Plans from RM 899 at RM 159/month

U Mobile - Samsung Galaxy S4 Plans HERE
U Mobile – Samsung Galaxy S4 Plans HERE

Check out U Mobile’s’ Samsung Galaxy S4 plans at http://www.u.com.my/phone-deals/samsung-galaxy-s4

 

Are you  excited? Or have you already got your hands on the Samsung Galaxy S4 already this morning?

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