Samsung Galaxy S4 to have Exynos 5 Octa processor in India: Report

The Samsung Galaxy S4 can be considered as the most anticipated premium smartphone unveiled in 2013 and we can’t wait to get our hands on it. But it looks like the user experience of the smartphone will be different depending on the country you live in. Reports on the Internet suggest that the Exynos 5 Octa processor will power the version of the S4 that will launch in India.


The Galaxy S4 has two model numbers. The Exynos 5 Octa processor will power the GT-I9500 and the 
 Snapdragon 600 will power the GT-I9505. There are some countries, which are expected to receive both the versions of the S4. In terms of other specifications, the Galaxy S4 features a 4.99-inch 1920×1080 pixel Super AMOLED display, giving it a pixel density of 441 ppi. There will be three storage options – 16GB, 32GB and 64GB.

The Galaxy S4 is slated to launch in 155 countries in April. The Galaxy S4 brings with it a slew of features such as S Translator, Smart Pause, S Voice, S Health and more. You can take an in-depth look at these features and see which of them are hits and misses according to us. We also think that the price of the Galaxy S4 will be Rs. 45,500 approx. Benchmark scores of the Qualcomm Snapdragon 600-powered Samsung Galaxy S4 reveal that the smartphone is the fastest there is. You can take a look at the benchmark scores of the S4 here.

Below is a list of the countries along with which variant of the S4 they will receive as reported by Sam Mobile.

GT-I**** = Not decided yet.

GT-I9500 = Exynos

GT-I9505 = Snapdragon

GT-I9500 / GT-I9505 = Samsung to bring both versions


    GT-I9500 – Algeria

    GT-I9500 – Egypt

    GT-I9500 – Kenya

    GT-I9500 – Lybia

    GT-I9500 – Marocco

    GT-I9500 – Nigeria

Asia / Middle East

    GT-I9500 – Afghanistan

    GT-I9500 – Bangladesh

    GT-I9500 – China

    GT-I9500 / GT-I9505 – Hong Kong

    GT-I9500 – India

    GT-I9500 – Indonesia

    GT-I9500 – Iran

    GT-I9500 – Iraq

    GT-I**** – Israel

    GT-I9500 – Kazakhstan

    GT-I9500 / GT-I9505 – Korea

    GT-I9500 / GT-I9505 – Malaysia

    GT-I9500 – Nepal

    GT-I9500 – Pakistan

    GT-I9500 / GT-I9505 – Philippines

    GT-I9500 – Russia

    GT-I9500 / GT-I9505 – Saudi Arabia

    GT-I9505 – Singapore

    GT-I9500 – Sri Lanka

    GT-I9500 – Taiwan

    GT-I9500 – Thailand

    GT-I9500 – Turkey

    GT-I9500 / GT-I9505 – United Arab Emirates

    GT-I9500 – Uzbekistan

    GT-I9500 – Vietnam


    GT-I9505 – Australia


    GT-I9505 – Austria

    GT-I9505 – Baltic

    GT-I9505 – Belgium / Luxemburg

    GT-I9505 – Bosnia and Herzegovina

    GT-I9505 – Bulgaria

    GT-I**** – Croatia

    GT-I9505 – Cyprus

    GT-I9505 – Czech Republic

    GT-I9500 / GT-I9505 – France

    GT-I9500 / GT-I9505 – Germany

    GT-I9505 – Greece

    GT-I9500 / GT-I9505 – Italy

    GT-I9505 – Macedonia

    GT-I9505 – Nordic Countries

    GT-I9500 / GT-I9505 – Poland

    GT-I9505 – Romania

    GT-I9500 – Russia

    GT-I9505 – Portugal

    GT-I**** – Serbia

    GT-I9505 – Slovakia

    GT-I9505 – Slovenia

    GT-I9505 – Spain

    GT-I9505 – Switzerland

    GT-I9505 – The Netherlands

    GT-I9500 / GT-I9505 – United Kingdom

    GT-I9500 – Ukraine