Samsung is about to revolutionize the smartphone market with the debut of it’s Samsung Galaxy Z. The Galaxy Z is a sleek, compact smartphone that delivers on both style and function. What really sets it apart though, is that is is the first smartphone to run on the Tizen operating system,which was created by Samsung and promises to be the next big thing. Samsung had been working on Tizen for quite some time and it looks like all that work paid off. Inside and out this phone stands out from its competition. Lets go over this phones many features.

The Galaxy Z has more of a block style look when compared to the Note 3 or S5, with squared edges, but otherwise its style is sleek, yet familiar. Samsung’s familiar faux leather that has been used on other devices covers the back of the Z and the Samsung logo, home button and menu keys are all placed in the same spot as on all their other devices. The Galaxy Z , though, is quite light, with measurement of 138.2 x 69.8 x 8.5mm and weighing 136g. It is currently available in gold or black.

The Galaxy Z has a 4.8″ HD AMOLED display with a 1280 x 720 resolution for crystal clear viewing. It also boasts a 2.3 GHz Quad-core processor. The Z has a high-quality 8.1 rear megapixel camera and a front 201 megapixel camera. The camera has several modes, including: ‘beauty face”, mini mode, quick shot, panorama and drama. The phone has 16 GB internal memory, 2 GB of RAM and an impressive 2,600mAh battery.

The Tizen Operating System
Tizen is Samsung’s new open source mobile OS. It is a powerful system, allowing for faster start up itmes and immediate multi-tasking with no lag time. Users can jump between applications with no glitches or delays. Tizen supports both 2D and 3D graphics, has smoother scrolling capabilities and improved memory function for faster internet browsing. The Tizen OS has 9 different home screens and dynamic boxes ( customizable widgets) for a truly personalized experience. You can have up to 8 apps along the bottom of the screen-most other phones have 3. Even more impressive is the fact that you can have multiple apps up at the same time displayed in split-screen style. This allows for very easy navigation and eliminates the hassle of switching between screens.
Since Tizen is new there are a limited number of apps by well-known publishers, but Tizen supports a majority of Samsung’s apps, like S Voice and S Health.

Extra Features
The Galaxy Z comes with all the bells and whistles you would find on other smartphones, like a fingerprint scanner, accelerometer, gyro, compass, barometer and heart rate sensor.
The Samsung Galaxy Z is the wave of the future. It’s Tizen OS is cutting edge and will be the standard for smartphones in the future. It is a quality phone that is worth every penny.