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Latest Galaxy S III picture points towards a 4.8-inch display

30 April, 2012 | Read the news | Post your comment
Latest Galaxy S III picture points towards a 4.8-inch display - read the full textThe Galaxy S III rumor mill is now running on full steam. According to the latest bit of info from Know Your Mobile, the next Galaxy phone will have a 4.8-inch display. They reached upon this conclusion after they received the picture above with the phone set against a ruler. The length of...

 

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Is it just me, or you think all this hype over a phone is too much?

When the iPhone was first announced, it changed the definition of phones throughout the world. Now that was a deserved hype. But the S3 is merely another Android phone, just with better hardware (that's not going to change anything really). Nothing we haven't already seen.

Cut the "ooh, ooh, got another photo" crap please.

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  • 2012-04-30 21:26
  • NS8K

S3 will be @4.8inch. A Greek site told that a month before and they are the guys who revealed the S3 specs last year. They are 100% accurate

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  • 2012-04-30 18:46
  • 0V1{

Come on Samsung! Stop selling too many big screens phones. I'm sure samsung gonna release 40 inch smartphones in 2050 lol!!!!

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  • 2012-04-30 18:34
  • PGXn

> In reply to Jix @ 2012-04-30 13:07 from p{5A - click to readYou are totally right. Needless to say, if someone wants 4.7" phone from Samsung, they can use Nexus. If they want 5.3" they can use Note. If they want even bigger phone, they can use Tab.

4.0"-4.3" is ok to hold, does not feel awkward, but if you take 4.7" or even bigger, then it is uncomfortable.

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  • 2012-04-30 17:47
  • SeWu

> In reply to Anonymous @ 2012-04-30 16:29 from 0Cb2 - click to readdefinitely, you have no idea what you are talking about. You cant compare sgs2 with nokia n8, n9- They're just a piece a shit compare to galaxy 2

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  • 2012-04-30 17:20
  • Y2xc

Terrible. If its 4.8 I'm not buying it

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  • 2012-04-30 17:16
  • jR4w

Fake ...

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  • 2012-04-30 17:03
  • 4Q{t

If CrApple understand 4 to 4.3 inches is the ideal screen size, then why the hell didn't they drop those titchy 3.5 panels as most consumers have demanded for the last couple of years?! Anyway, there is so much wasted space on iphone, both around the bezel and at either end. If they could be bothered, they could add an edge to edge screen and there would be little different in size. The new Galaxy looks like it has a very thin bezel so I don't that it will be much bigger than the S2, just as the footprint of the S2 is not very much larger than an iphone. Also gonna be thinner in depth, and putting there power button on the side negates not being able to reach the to...

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  • 2012-04-30 17:01
  • 39x{

> In reply to Jix @ 2012-04-30 13:07 from p{5A - click to readThin bezels are not a good idea either - make it too easy for you to accidentally press the screen with the skin between your index finger and thumb.

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  • 2012-04-30 17:00
  • mXT9

I think Biggest screen on possible smallest dimestions is the future of the phones.

And Galaxy S3 and Lumia 900 are on the right way.

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  • 2012-04-30 16:35
  • Nqu4

Too much Bezel!.. geeze Samsung, everybody wants that
bezel less phone. Leave the hardware buttons for the side.

1. Home button and Back button can be located on the right hand side of the phone.
2. The Samsung logo needs to be placed in the Back of the phone.

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  • 2012-04-30 16:32
  • IuPi

> In reply to Anonymous @ 2012-04-30 12:32 from dZMv - click to readi am an iSamsung ex-ox, because a owned sgs2 wivh was horrible and now i own a iNokia N9 WICH IS TH BEST MOBILE I EVER HAD since nokia n95 and n8

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  • 2012-04-30 16:29
  • 0Cb2

YES!

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  • 2012-04-30 16:23
  • 8yPH

> In reply to Anonymous @ 2012-04-30 15:17 from nCit - click to read4.8 inch is too big! That's over an inch more than my orginal HTC Desire!! Will be tough for some to get used to that size of a screen. Some will dismiss it

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  • 2012-04-30 15:22
  • SeQZ

> In reply to angel @ 2012-04-30 13:59 from 32xA - click to read4.8 tablet? IMO this is the future size for smartphones and it will be the best size

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  • 2012-04-30 15:17
  • nCit

THINK before you comment people! If this article is true then we would be getting a phone with the same overall size as the Galaxy SII but with a bigger screen. Why would you complain about that???

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  • 2012-04-30 15:06
  • se4F

well, this is a tablet, not a smartphone then :))

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  • 2012-04-30 13:59
  • 32xA

the ruler is next to the phone . how come ! the display is measured by the diagonal of the screen !!

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  • 2012-04-30 13:41
  • fvSY

> In reply to Craigy34 @ 2012-04-30 12:02 from 2CJC - click to readHope the s3 will not reach 4.8 inch its too big...come on guys there is something called a tablet u can use instead. For the ideal screen size is 4 inch or 4.3 if the bezels are thin...apple has understood this, btw im not an aple fan but there are things u should admit

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  • 2012-04-30 13:07
  • p{5A

> In reply to Anonymous @ 2012-04-30 12:08 from 0Cb2 - click to readThere is a difference between the screen being bigger than is comfortable to you and everything you just blasted. First off if bigger screen was all they knew how to do then you are completely dismissing all inventions and innovations that they brought that without you would not have the advances we have. Next you must be just another I sheep because I'm so sick of hearing oh it just looks like iPhone. BS! If there are similarities then that would be the iPhone looking like these devices. Apple took the design not invented it.

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  • 2012-04-30 12:32
  • dZMv

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