Samsung Galaxy S4 with all it’s packed in features also comes up with a range of diverse accessories that no other Smartphone came up yet. Samsung has made Galaxy S4 more than just a phone. Apple’s iPhone sure have more 3rd party accessories but they never introduced anything officially with the new iPhone. Samsung has made it obvious that they want consumers to consider their phones more smarter than normal smartphones. In this regard they came up with a variety of accessories that include newly designed covers, Gamepad, body scale, SBand etc. This step take by Samsung will surely lightens the idea for 3rd party smartphone accessory makers to make even more cooler accessories for Samsung flagship devices. The idea can be used for future devices of Samsung.
Now we will discuss some of the accessories that are vital and their benefits for normal daily routine life. Samsung has just uncovered the full lists of accessories along with their price tags.
Among the accessories include mundane things like additional batteries and flip covers, but there are some more interesting accessories such as the $129.99 Body Scale, $99.99 Gamepad and $129.99 S Band for monitoring your heart. Check his detailed overview of these accessories.
S Band as suggested by name is a Band that helps in tracking your steps, calories, distance you travel and even the sleep quality you are having. This is totally a health related accessory that will help you in remaining fit. This gadget is integrated with the built in S-Health App available in Galaxy S4.
2- S View Cover:
The S View cover is specially designed cover made for the Galaxy S4. It is actually a flip cover like we have seen one for samsung galaxy SIII earlier. But this cover has been made special as it has a cut on screen side that will allow you to see all your notifications and even time without uncovering the screen. With the help of Light sensors it will help you save the smartphones battery by remaining in sleep while inside your pocket. The cover also have the support to answer an incoming call without completely unflipping it through a small cut present at the earpiece.
This new additional accessory will be a most welcome gadget for the Gamers who can rejoice with this portable Bluetooth game pad which bears a resemblance to the XBox controller. It has a ‘docking system’ for the smartphone which could possibly support a Note 2 as well.
4-Wireless Charging Cover :
The wireless charging has been introduced a long time ago and many smartphones support this feature now. Samsung Galaxy S4 also supports the wireless charging kit that comes along with the phone. This accessory compose of an extra wireless charging supported back cover and wireless charging dock. Just use this back cover in place of your battery and start charging wirelessly on a charging base. No cables, and no extra weight. Futuristic and practical.
5- S Covers:
Samsung has introduced new flip covers for it’s latest Galaxy s4. these covers are much more thinner and lighter than the previous official covers introduced by Samsung for it’s Galaxy S III variants. These covers comes out in 5 vibrant colors on top of simple Black and White Galaxy s4 variants.
6-Heart Rate Monitor :
Great for runners and sport enthusiasts who want to fully record their heart rate in real-time and wire the statistics to the S4. It is a belt that has to be weared around your body to get the right statistics about your heartbeat and fitness.
This is the most coolest accessory of all, it is specially designed for weight watchers. This body scale can send your daily weight to your Galaxy S4 via bluetooth, allowing you track your weight history through a period of time via your S Health 2.0 app. Supports up to 7 family members.