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Samsung, the world's #1 mobile phone manufacturer, has been sitting pretty at the top for quite a while now. Its latest flagship device, the Galaxy S4 puts an even greater distance between it and its many rivals. The S4 packs some of the best hardware available in the market today, and in true Samsung style brings in plenty of software tweaks. The phone has TouchWIZ 5.0 UI atop the Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean OS. It is powered by an Qualcomm APQ8064T Snapdragon 600 chipset (Exynos 5 Octa 5410 on I9500), with a Quad-core 1.9 GHz Krait 300 processor (Quad-core 1.6 GHz Cortex-A15 & quad-core 1.2 GHz Cortex-A7 on I9500). It also packs 2 GB of RAM. The graphics are handled by a Adreno 320 GPU (PowerVR SGX 544MP3 on I9500). The 5-inch Full HD Super AMOLED display has a pixel density of 441 ppi. The display is protected by Corning Gorilla Glass 3. The phone is available in 16, 32, and 64 GB variants, with a microSD card slot for another (maximum of) 64 GB of additional storage. The S4 has a very capable 13 MP camera, and a 2 MP secondary camera for video calls. This smartphone has a 2600 mAh Li-Ion battery to power it through the day.