Samsung Z (2014) review
The detailed specifications, photos and introductory video of the Samsung Z (SM-Z9005). The list of the competitors most often compared to the Samsung Z smartphone.
The Samsung Z (SM-Z9005) smartphone released in 2014. It is powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 801 MSM8974AA chipset, 2 GB of RAM and 16 GB of internal storage.
The Samsung Z runs on Tizen OS v2.2.1 out of the box. It comes with a Li-Ion 2600 mAh battery. It features a 4.8 inches AMOLED display with 720 x 1280 px resolution. The AMOLED technology is widely used for smartphones because of their gorgeous color reproduction abilities and very deep blacks.
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Samsung Z (SM-Z9005) specifications
- 136 g
- 138.2 x 69.8 x 8.5 mm
- SIM type
- Micro SIM
The Samsung Z runs on Tizen OS v2.2.1 out of the box, but the Z's firmware can be upgraded to a newer version of OS.
- Tizen OS v2.2.1
- Qualcomm Snapdragon 801 MSM8974AA
- Quad-core 2.3 GHz Krait 400
- Adreno 330
Screen size is measured in inches, diagonally from corner to corner. The 4.8 inches Super AMOLED capacitive touch screen with 720 x 1280 px resolution is multitouch capable.
- Super AMOLED
- 4.8 inches
- 720 x 1280 px
The smartphone's memory (2 GB) cannot be expanded, but the storage (16 GB) can be expanded with a microSD card.
- 2 GB
- Internal storage
- 16 GB
- External storage
The camera of the Samsung Z is equipped with autofocus. Autofocus is a camera feature that fine-tunes the focus of the camera, it is a nice feature of this smartphone.
- Front camera
- 2.1 MP
- Rear camera
- 8 MP
3264 x 2448 px
Z is 3G and 4G capable. This smartphone has a built-in GPS receiver. GPS is a satellite based navigation system that allows the determination of the exact geographical location on Earth. The Z comes with Near Field Communications (NFC) functionality for transferring content with other NFC-enabled devices. This Samsung smartphone doesn't have FM radio receiver.
- 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900
- 2G / 3G / 4G
- Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n
- v4.0, A2DP, LE
- A-GPS, GLONASS
- FM radio
- microUSB 2.0
- 3.5 mm jack
The Li-Ion 2600 mAh battery gives the smartphone a good battery backup. This is a low maintenance battery. No periodic discharge is needed and charging can be done at random.
- Li-Ion 2600 mAh
The smartphone sensors measure physical quantities and transmit them to the application processor. The phones's accelerometer is a built-in electronic component that measures tilt and motion. A fingerprint sensor is one of the easiest and most secure ways to protect your smartphone. The proximity sensor detects when a user is holding the phone near their face during a call and turns off the display to prevent keypad presses and battery consumption from the display.
- Official site
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