To see what all the fuss is about, hit play on our video showing off the best bits of the S4. Can a gadget ever be truly green? Would you buy a phone because of its ethical credentials? Tell me your thoughts in the comments or hug a tree on our Facebook page. The Samsung Galaxy S4 is the first smart phone to be awarded a prestigious TCO certificate award for its sustainable credentials. What's black and white and green all over? The Samsung Galaxy S4, which is the first smart phone to be handed a prestigious industry award for its sustainable credentials.
The Galaxy S4 is so smart it can track your eyes to see exactly where you're looking, and when, With Smart Stay enabled, the phone will automatically dim the screen when you're not gazing at it, You can case for apple iphone 6 plus, 6s plus, 7 plus and 8 plus - black/textured cutout back pattern also scroll up and down Web pages simply by tilting your head, and videos will pause when you turn your face away from the display, To enable all of these amazing features, simply pull down the notifications bar and tap the Quick Settings icon in the top-right corner of the screen, You can also access them from Settings > My Device > Smart Screen..
A feature made famous by the Galaxy Note range, multi-window mode allows you to run two applications in tandem, each taking up a portion of the screen. This means you can watch a video and browse the Web simultaneously, or write an email while keeping your eye on your Twitter feed. Hold down the Back button to trigger the multi-window menu, which will appear on the left-hand side of the screen. Slide it out, select the apps you want and enjoy true multi-tasking. You can even shrink or enlarge the space each application takes up by dragging the edge of the window.
Using your fingers to interact with your phone is so last year, dude, The latest craze is to utilise your vocal chords to get things done, and with the Galaxy S4, you can snap a shot or record a video using nothing but speech, Make sure the feature is enabled (it's the microphone icon at the top of the camera settings overlay) and say "Cheese" to take a snap, "Record video" is the phrase you'll want to use if you'd rather shoot some moving images, Register yourself as a Dropbox user, then sign into the app case for apple iphone 6 plus, 6s plus, 7 plus and 8 plus - black/textured cutout back pattern using your Galaxy S4, Bingo! You've now got a whopping 50GB of free cloud storage for the next 24 months, You can even configure Dropbox to automatically upload any photos you take to your cloud storage, which means you won't lose those precious snaps if your phone gets lost or stolen..
When you have a phone with a screen as gargantuan as the Galaxy S4's, there's little point in viewing 'mobile' versions of websites. You can opt for the big-screen experience by hitting the settings button and then ticking the box which says 'Desktop View'. Let's be honest here -- Samsung's default ringtone and notification choices are terrible. That notification whistle? It will haunt me to the end of my days. One of the first things you'll want to do is switch it to something less annoying, so drop into Settings > My Device > Sound to change it, as well as the ringtone. You can even use your own custom ringtones and alerts.