Galaxy Alpha has a 4.7″ 720p Super AMOLED display, with 320 ppi pixel density. It’s powered by Samsung’s own Eynos octacore processor, a combined quad 1.8GHz and quad 1.3GHz. It has 2GB of RAM and 32GB internal storage. Other features include a fingerprint sensor, 12MP rear camera, 2.1MP front camera, WI-Fi 802.11ac and is backed by a 1860mAh battery. It is the first major metal cased smartphone released by Samsung, with all previous devices encased in plastic.
A rooting tutorial is now available for the Galaxy Alpha European variant. It is the safest method to root the phone. It involves the use of Odin application. Follow the guide below to root the Galaxy Alpha.