Samsung Galaxy Alpha price in Malaysia & Specs for October, 2018

4.7 inch touchscreen, 32GB storage, 12MP camera and Octa Qore Processor are supported.
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Cheapest Samsung Galaxy Alpha Price in Malaysia is RM 599.00

The Samsung Galaxy Alpha is now available in Malaysia. The cheapest Samsung Galaxy Alpha price in Malaysia is RM 599.00 from Lazada. You can also choose between different Samsung Galaxy Alpha variants with White starting from RM 599.00 and Black at RM 799.00. Samsung Galaxy Alpha price details are updated October 2018.

Samsung Galaxy Alpha Price Guide

Price List by Country for Samsung Galaxy Alpha

Country International Price Price in MYR
Indonesia IDR 1.975.000 RM 541.00
Malaysia MYR 599.00 RM 599.00
Philippines PHP 17,251.00 RM 1,332.00
Singapore SGD 139.90 RM 422.00
Thailand THB 4,990 RM 639.00

Samsung Galaxy Alpha Price in Malaysia by Variants

Variants Price Store
Samsung Galaxy Alpha Black RM 799.00 Lazada
Samsung Galaxy Alpha White RM 599.00 Lazada

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Samsung Galaxy Alpha Specs

Display
Screen Size 4.7"
Display Resolution 720 x 1280pixels
Pixel Density 312ppi
Water Resistant Yes
Scratch Resistant Yes
Camera
Rear Camera Resolution 12MP
Front Camera Resolution 2.1MP
Dual camera No
Memory
RAM 2GB
Internal Storage 32GB
Expandable Memory No
Card Slot No
Battery
Battery Capacity 1860mAh
Talk Time 11h
Platform
Processor Octa Core
Operating System Android
Design
Weight 115g
Dimensions (W x H x D) 132.4 x 65.5 x 6.7mm
Body Material Metal
Launch
Release Year 2014
Release Month September
Connection
USB Connectors Micro-USB
NFC Yes
Wi-Fi Standard 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac
Networking
Dual SIM No
SIM Card Nano-SIM
Features
Waterproof No
Virtual Reality Capable No
Heart Rate Sensor No
LED Notification Light Yes
Face Recognition No
Iris Scanner No
Fingerprint Scanner Yes
FM Radio No
3D Touch No
Colour
Colours White

About Samsung Galaxy Alpha

Samsung Galaxy Alpha – Next Generation Smartphone Makes Historic Breakthrough in Malaysian Market

Samsung Galaxy Alpha is a next generation Smartphone model released by South Korean consumer electronics manufacturing company – Samsung Electronics. It has been developed as a continuation of its immensely popular & successful Galaxy series and bears resemblance to its preceding models including Samsung Galaxy S5. It made its debut on 13th August 2014 with a worldwide release in September 2014.

Latest modifications

It is an extremely remarkable piece of technology that promises a smart future that encompasses speed, connectivity, performance for its consumers. Samsung Galaxy Alpha is remarkably the first Samsung made Smartphone model to incorporate a next generation 20 nanometer manufacturing processed system on chip.

Product Features

  • Samsung Galaxy Alpha features a multi touch 4.7 inch Super AMOLED capacitive touch screen display with a screen resolution of 1280 × 720 pixels having a pixel density of 312ppi & 16M color fidelity.
  • It is powered by an 1860mAh Lithium ion battery which has a stand by time of 350 hours, talk time of 11 hours for 3G connection and music play time of 37 hours.
  • It has been provided over 2GB of RAM in addition to a 32GB internal SD memory which cannot be further expanded.
  • This Smartphone also features a 12MP primary camera which has a picture resolution of 4608 × 2592 pixels. It has been provided with all standard camera features including LED flash, touch focus, auto focus, face & smile detection, geo tagging, panorama & HDR etc. It can also capture video in 2160p at a frame rate of 30 frames per second or in 1080p at 60 frames per second or in 720p at 120 frames per second. It also offers a 2.1MP secondary VGA front camera with inbuilt "back illumination sensor" technology for video calling etc, and can capture video at 1080p at 30 frames per second.
  • It operates on the latest open source Android platform – Android OS version 4.4.4 Kit Kat. It has a frame size of 5.21 inches (5.21 × 2.58 × 0.26 inches dimensions) and approximately weighs 115g.
  • It works on an Exynos 5 Octa 5430 core processor combination consisting of a 1.8GHz A15 quad core & 1.3GHz Cortex A7 quad core processor chips along with an ARM Mali T628MP6 GPU unit. An alternate US version system on chip configuration offers a Qualcomm Snap dragon 801 processor chip in combination with an Adreno 330 GPU unit.
  • Other standard features include A2DP, LE & EDR Bluetooth 4.0 connectivity, micro USB port 2.0, A-GPS & GLONASS support, inbuilt Java MIDP Emulator, Wi-Fi Hotspot connectivity, 3.5mm Audio output jack, etc. It also has inbuilt support for various networks including GRPS, EDGE, SPEED, WLAN and NFC networks.
  • Samsung Galaxy Alpha has been provided with the latest sensor technologies including fingerprint scanner, gyro meter, compass, accelerometer, heart rate & proximity sensors.

Market Rivals

Samsung Galaxy Alpha is speculated to compete with other similar high end smart phones including Sony Xperia Z3 Compact, LG G3 and Apple iPhone 6, HTC One, Xiaomi Mi 4 etc.

Pros & Cons

Samsung Galaxy Alpha has a beautiful design with a metallic framework despite its significant weight reduction compared to that of its preceding models. Its 5.2 inch frame size allows the user to have a perfect grip over the Smartphone (perfectly fits in the palm) thus making it far more comfortable to operate it with a single hand. Its quad core processor works like a monster and promises lightning fast screen transitions, premium quality game graphics and high multi tasking without significant system crashes or glitches etc. Its 12MP primary camera also promises a great photographic experience for the user with its 4K picture resolution & HDR video recording.

However, Samsung Galaxy Alpha does not have an expandable external SD memory slot which is quite common in many other competing high end Smartphone models. It also lacks water resistant coating in addition to its inadequate battery life. It is also very expensive compared to other smart phones with similar configurations.

Reviews of Samsung Galaxy Alpha

liveatpc.com
Reviewed on 2014-10-29
Byline: Andrew YewA common design trait shared by almost all Samsung smart devices is its plastic build, which undoubtedly worked well in the past. However, it is raising consumer eyebrows lately with the advent of smartphones built with metal frames. As ...
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thestar.com.my
Reviewed on 2014-10-27
Great new design, quality camera, good overall performance
Lower resolution screen, not so ­terrific battery life, memory cannot be expanded via microSD
The South Korean giant's latest smartphone boasts a killer design and great features.FOR a long time, Samsung phones have been synonymous with all plastic ­bodies, but that is about to all change with Samsung's latest smartphone.The Galaxy Alpha marks a m...
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hardwarezone.com.my
Reviewed on 2014-10-08
Powerful Octacore processor, Slim design, Metallic frame feels and looks solid
Disappointing battery life, Lack of expandable microSD storage, Screen resolution could be better
Ever since the launch of their GALAXY S2, Samsung has undoubtedly become a household name. They're still one of the only premium smartphone makers that manufacturer polycarbonate smartphones with removable batteries, but times have changed, and many now p...
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stuff.tv/my/
Reviewed on 2014-09-12
Loads of power - we mean, LOADS, Very good camera, The feel of real metal
Lower screen res reveals PenTile screen issues, Battery life could be better, Quite pricey
Samsung has thrown off the shackles of its standard phones and come up with something truly revolutionary in the Galaxy Alpha.Not really. What it has done is to take a fairly familiar Samsung phone blueprint, get rid of the rubbish-looking chrome plastic ...
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hardwarezone.com.my
Reviewed on 2014-09-04
For years, Samsung has been coming under intense criticism for using all polycarbonate designs in its flagship mobile devices as competing brands such as ASUS and HTC continued to deliver devices with premium materials and better build quality.With the re...
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topnewreview.com
Reviewed on 2018-04-02
4.7 inch HD Super AMOLED screen, Exynos 5 Octa 5430 chipset (four 1.8GHz Cortex A15 cores and four 1.3GHz A7 cores) 2GB RAM, 12 MP rear camera, 2.1MP front camera, 32GB inbuilt storage, 1830 mAh battery.ProS: Sleek design, light-weight, integration of...
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zdnet.com
Reviewed on 2015-02-20
The Samsung Galaxy Alpha has a fit and finish similar to the Note Edge, but in a much more pocketable size. I hope we see some of the design elements from the Galaxy Alpha on the next core Samsung Galaxy smartphone, especially after using a Galaxy Alpha f...
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installornot.com
Reviewed on 2014-12-22
Samsung Galaxy Alpha is the OEMs first phone that marks a change in direction when it comes to design philosophy and user experience. Both of these are catalyzed by the fact that the Alpha is the company's (first high end flagship) phone that is less than...
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brighthand.com
Reviewed on 2014-11-20
Good mix of sturdiness, comfort and compactness, Fast and powerful, Camera capable of great photos
Underwhelming display, TouchWiz needs an overhaul, Overpriced
There have been lots of phones like the Samsung Galaxy Alpha. Phones designed to be not too small but not too big. Phones built with smooth metal around chamfered edges. Even phones made to signify a sea change for a given company.The difference is that n...
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91mobiles.com
Reviewed on 2014-11-06
“A snappy, snacky review of the Samsung Galaxy Alpha”The Galaxy Alpha (first impressions | camera review) isn't just another loaded smartphone from Samsung. For one, it's quite compact thanks to its 4.7-inch screen – a deviation from the norm since most h...
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techspot.com
Reviewed on 2014-11-05
Slim, elegant design looks decent and makes the phone very easy to use. Highend peak performance in a 4.7inch handset. Great display, even if it's only 720p. Camera is impressive in good lighting.
Substandard battery life with significant performance throttling. Several hardware shortcomings compared to other flagships. Expensive.
Samsung has been paying more attention to the design of their smartphones lately. Just a few weeks ago I was reviewing the Galaxy Note 4, which packs a fantastic aluminium-magnesium alloy edge that gives the high-end handset the premium feel it deserves. ...
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notebookcheck.net
Reviewed on 2014-11-01
Elegant design, Very good build and stiffness, Very compact and light, Removable battery, High-contrast Super AMOLED screen with stable viewing angles and good color reproduction, Appealing performance, All-encompassing configuration including fingerprint...
720p resolution only, Screen a bit dark, No micro-SD slot for expanding storage, Micro-USB 2.0 only, Camera's low light performance disappointing
The cellphone manufacturing giant Samsung insisted on plastic as the material of choice - in the past. Now Samsung states, the Galaxy Alpha sets the new standard for smartphone design. And that is based on metal. However, it is not allover metal because, ...
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91mobiles.com
Reviewed on 2014-10-31
Elegant looks and metalreinforced build, Compact size great for onehanded use, Smooth performance, Loaded with features,  
720p screen, Nonexpandable storage, Pricey
“The Galaxy Alpha marks a significant departure in Samsung's smartphone design strategy”When we think of phone brands that score high on build quality, names like Nokia, BlackBerry and HTC possibly come to mind first. It's a little surprising that Samsung...
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91mobiles.com
Reviewed on 2014-10-27
“The Samsung Galaxy Alpha offers a 12MP primary shooter and we just took it out for a spin”If you're a Samsung fan and have always hankered for a metal-clad option from the brand, the Galaxy Alpha (first impressions) is probably what you've been waiting f...
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neowin.net
Reviewed on 2014-10-27
Every year Samsung releases a flagship device and without fail there are always knocks about the construction and quality of the device. Personally, I've only handled three Galaxy devices (Galaxy S, S2, and S4) in my time and I can honestly say that I hav...
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phonearena.com
Reviewed on 2014-10-24
If you are gunning for a compact, but powerful Android handset, it doesn't get much harder than choosing between the Galaxy Alpha and the Z3 Compact. Galaxy Alpha is Samsung's first truly elegant small-screen phone, coming with premium design, hardware, ...
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techguysmartbuy.com
Reviewed on 2014-10-22
We can honestly admit that we weren't excited blown away by the Galaxy S5. Don't get me wrong, it was a great device but not much other than a few bells + whistles added to it. To my friends looking to upgrade from the GS3, I directed them to the LG G3. T...
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droid-life.com
Reviewed on 2014-10-22
After being announced by Samsung , the Galaxy Alpha was a device we saw unexpected excitement for. Maybe it is the new design language Samsung implemented for the hardware, or the fact it features decent specs in a smaller package, but many people across ...
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recombu.com
Reviewed on 2014-10-21
Strong, lightweight design, Good performance, Great battery life, Compact
Expensive, Non-expandable memory, Plastic back cheapens design, Temperamental fingerprint sensor
What's this, metal, on a Samsung? Surely not! But that's exactly what old Sammy has finally decided to do.It's taken the plunge and given the Galaxy Alpha a smart metal jacket, but what else is new?The Alpha is the embodiment of Samsung testing the waters...
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phonearena.com
Reviewed on 2014-10-17
Climbing to the top of the leader boards for most of the year, the Galaxy S5 continues to be a darling of a gem in the mobile space – where its reign of dominance is rarely tested. Not surprisingly, it received much acclaim for its unprecedented set of f...
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