Rough and ready for summer

The new Galaxy S4 Active is essentially a toughened-up version of Samsung's Galaxy S4 superphone. Coming to AT&T on June 21 for $199, the waterproof and dustproof device boasts a big 5-inch screen, quad-core processing, and a connection to 4G LTE data networks. Read full review
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4 stars
$479.99

    Scratchable screen

    The Samsung Galaxy S4 Active's 5-inch display is protected by Corning Gorilla Glass. As a result Samsung claims the Active's screen is resistant to scratches. Read full review
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    4 stars
    $479.99

      This back is buttoned up

      Looking at the back of Samsung's Galaxy S4 Active, it's easy to see this phone is well-protected. Its big screws are hard to miss and convey the notion that this device is buttoned up against the elements. The camera uses a lower-resolution 8MP sensor as opposed to the 13MP imaging system you'll find on the standard Galaxy S4. Read full review
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      4 stars
      $479.99

        Volume on the left

        On the Samsung Galaxy S4 Active's left edge sits the phone's volume rocker. Read full review
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        4 stars
        $479.99

          Power up from the right

          The Samsung Galaxy S4 Active's right side holds the power button. Apparently the phone lacks a dedicated camera key. Read full review
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          4 stars
          $479.99

            A thicker profile

            From this profile shot of the Samsung Galaxy S4 Active, you can tell it's a bit thicker than the less-protected GS4. Read full review
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            4 stars
            $479.99

              Orange like the sunset

              Samsung will sell the Galaxy S4 Active in an orange hue as well. Read full review
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              4 stars
              $479.99

                Blue as the sky

                Besides sedate gray and bright orange, the Samsung will sell Galaxy S4 Active phones in a vivid blue. Read full review
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                4 stars
                $479.99
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